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Walter Haig's Business Financial Health Checkup

ID: 61027
Thursday July 25, 2024 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Topics: Financial Accounting, Reporting + Analysis

This course fills an important need for both financial managers and accountants in the practice of public accounting by offering the tools to help ensure the future success of a business. Practical guidance for the effective use of benchmarking and analytical procedure is also provided. This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during the event.

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:

  • How to use analytical procedures as a management tool to identify areas hindering the profitability of the entity
  • How to use analytical procedures to identify misstatements in financial information
  • Techniques for developing a "workable" business plan
  • Recasting GAAP financial statements into powerful management tools
  • Developing and using benchmarks to identify profitability problems
  • Identifying profitability key factors
  • The relationship of internal controls and the health of an entity
  • Common weaknesses in the internal controls of SMEs using the guidelines in the COSO Report on Internal Controls and common internal controls to address those weaknesses
  • How to create "goal" statements that achieve results
Who will benefit: This course is designed for practitioners who have the responsibility of analyzing the financial condition and organizational health of closely held companies.

This webcast is hosted on CPA Crossing platform. Attendees will receive instructions on how to attend the webcast via e-mail.