Course ID: CTFF

Critical Thinking For Finance

You know that strategy is important! According to a Deloitte survey, strategy setting has doubled in importance for CFOs. Yet 75% of CFOs indicate that their staff needs training to perform in a strategic role. So how do you change your focus from historical financial presentation to future strategic planning? Get you and your team prepared for the challenges by learning how to analyze data, define decision-making options, present effectively, gain consensus, and develop action plans.

Learning Objectives
  • Discuss the major components of strategic planning including various methods for data collection and analysis to determine what is relevant
  • Explain how to create and communicate a successful implementation plan

Major Topics
  • Identify data collection techniques
  • Determine the relevant data
  • Conduct financial analysis
  • Prepare a strategic action plan
  • Generate alternative solutions
  • Make recommendations

Advanced Preparations


Who Should Attend

Members of the finance team



Business Learning Institute

CPE Credits


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