CFO/Controller Best Practices

Improve Your AP, AR, and PR Teams' Effectiveness

Course Overview
This course is designed to help the user understand how to make the company accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll teams more effective. In particular the user will learn the principles a CFO or Controller can apply to ensure that these departments run smoothly. In addition, the user will also be introduced to concepts and principles designed to prevent fraud form occurring in these departments.



Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the course participant should be able to:

  • Identify the various objectives of the accounts payable, receivable and payroll departments within an organization.
  • Define the various processes an organization can implement to make sure these departments operate efficiently.
  • Define how members of the accounting and finance teams can interact with members of these departments to achieve such effectiveness.
  • Recognize the types of fraud that can occur within these departments and which tools an organization can put in place to prevent or detect such fraud.

  • Content Partner:

    SmartPros Ltd.

    SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for
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    Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

    None

    Speaker / Author:

    Bernie Brown, The Power of We's CEO, has over 25 years' experience advising companies in CFO and VP of Treasury roles for both public companies and family-owned businesses. A Delaware licensed CPA, Bernie has worked with companies experiencing fast growth, reorganization, recapitalization, acquisition and divestiture.

    Bernie now runs his own consulting company that helps small to midsize organizations improve their financial performance, forecasting, internal controls, and cash management. He has helped organizations improve efficiencies through information selection and implementation processes. He also helps bring management teams together through team building and financial education sessions.

    Software & Hardware Requirements:

    • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
    • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
    • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
    • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
    • Ram: 256 MB minimum
    • Sound card with speakers/headphones
    • Windows or Mac OS

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    Price (USD)

    Standard Rate: $49.90

    Details

    Course Code : 99BRO01

    Release Date : 03/27/2014
    Expire Date : 04/01/2020
    Credits :
    CPE 2.00
    QAS 2.00

    Length : 1hr 40min
    Course Level : Basic
    Course Type : New Standards
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible
    Field Of Study : Finance

    Theme : CFO/Controller Best Practices

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