CFO/Controller Best Practices

Improve Your Month-End Closing Process

Course Overview
This course introduces the user to the month-end closing process and ways an organization can improve that process by making it more efficient and accurate. The course will also discuss the needs of the users of the financial information and the roles key personnel and departments play in the month-end closing process to get the users the information they need.



Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the course participant should be able to:
  • Identify relevant personnel and departments in the month-end closing process.
  • Determine the roles each department and the personnel within those departments play in the process.
  • Recognize the needs of the various users of the financial information gathered during month-end closing.
  • Determine the steps an organization can take in each relevant area to make the month-end closing process more efficient and accurate.

  • 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: $24.95

    Details

    Course Code : 99BRO04

    Release Date : 03/31/2014
    Expire Date : 04/01/2020
    Credits :
    CPE 1.00
    QAS 1.00

    Length : 50min
    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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