Global Finance Essentials

Enhance your financial literacy by exploring the tools and techniques that will help you in your daily activities. The tools and techniques taught within this course will help to enhance your company's financial strength. At the end of the course, you will create an action plan to further develop the leadership competencies necessary for success in the global financial marketplace.

  • Discover three key concepts of financial decision-making.
  • Explain considerations for properly evaluating the financial records of a company.
  • Describe key components of various financial statements, such as a balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement.
  • Indicate common uses of financial statements for decision-making, including the construction and comparison of key financial ratios.
  • Recognize important financial ratios used to evaluate company performance.
  • Explain ways to evaluate investments before committing to an expenditure.
  • Outline categories, levels, and forces that drive activity-based costing.
  • Explain ways to achieve targeted profitability.
  • Describe the role of technology in forecasting profitability of customers and business.
  • Examine financial difficulties of a company in the global financial arena.
  • Create an action plan to enhance global financial performance.

Foundation Course for Global Business Fee: $400

What would Thunderbird Online recommend after the Global Finance Essentials course?
Learn more about the Executive Certificate in Global Finance or Executive Certificate in International Credit & Trade Finance.

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