Course ID: CA-ACANA

Color Accounting: Accounting Comes Alive for Non-Accountants

Accounting, Finance and Business Comes Alive with this introductory language-focused course for managers who want to get into the financial conversation with sharper business acumen.


Learning Objectives

  • Use the Color Accounting BaSIS Framework as a communication and decision-making tool
  • Make sense of accounting jargon
  • Communicate more clearly and confidently on key financial issues with both finance and non-finance professionals
  • Read balance sheets and income statements
  • Analyze a business using its financial reports and business performance metrics
  • Improve a business’s cash flow
  • See business in a new holistic light that shifts the context for your decision-making
  • Navigate the differences between for-profit and non-profit accounting and reporting

Major Topics

  • A highly experiential workshop experience focusing on the accounting language and developing a one-page holistic model of accounting that can be used as a reference tool:
  • Learning context and the balance sheet
  • Deducing the income statement
  • Mechanics of accounting
  • Application of concepts

Who Should Attend

Non-accountants who need to understand and use financial information with the intention of better decision making and improved business outcomes


Fields of Study

Accounting

Prerequisites

This workshop is intended for non-accountants


Provider

Business Learning Institute

CPE Credits

8.0

Level

Basic

This course is available for your group as:

 

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