Certification in Business Acumen

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5000/day

(4 Days)

BENEFITS

Upon completion of this program, participants will:

  • Overcome any psychological barriers to understand financial terminology
  • Have a better understanding on the essential elements of business acumen
  • Know how to create growth in their business
  • Understand the importance of strategic planning without which businesses are bound to fail
  • Know how to critically analyze the business.
  • Understand the structure, composition and the interrelationships of the components of financial statements
  • Know how to calculate the breakeven point of its business and what level of business will the business start making profits

INTRODUCTION

Business acumen underpins knowledge, sound decision making capabilities and having the confidence to lead your organization or department. Business Acumen is the keenness and quickness in understanding and dealing with a business situation in a manner that is likely to lead to a good outcome. Additionally, business acumen has emerged as a vehicle for improving financial performance and leadership development. It is an understanding of how to be profitable and how to translate vision into a positive bottom line.


AUDIENCE

Designed for directors, business owners, general managers, managers and functional managers who have new or existing responsibilities to help support other departments and the organization as a whole.


METHODOLOGY

This program will maximize understanding and learning through lectures, hands-on case studies, group work on developing a business.

UNDERSTAND AND SPEAK BUSINESS LANGUAGE
  • Understanding Business And Management Terms
  • Critical Financial Terminology Everyone Should Know And Understand
  • Comprehensive A-Z Listing Of Business And Management Terms
FIVE ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS OF BUSINESS ACUMEN
  • Cash Management
  • Growth
  • Profitability
  • Velocity And Process Through Which You Can Turn Inventory Or Capital
  • Creating Growth
  • Why Customers Buy From Some Businesses And Not From Others
UNDERSTANDING STRATEGY
  • The Importance And Benefits Of Strategic Management
  • Elements Of The Strategic Planning Process
  • Why Strategic Planning Fails
INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL ENVIRONMENT ANALYSIS
  • Definition Of A SWOT Analysis
  • How To Do A SWOT Analysis On Your Business
  • Translating SWOT Issues Into Actions
  • PESTLE
TURNING PLANS INTO PROFIT
  • How To Measure Whether Your Strategy Is Effective
  • Balanced Scorecard Approach
  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Michael Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS IN GENERAL
  • The Main Financial Statements
  • How Are The Financial Statements Linked
  • Interpreting The Key Components Of Each Of The Financial Statements
THE FINANCIAL STATEMENT – THE INCOME STATEMENT
  • Understand Various Costing Concepts
  • Capital Versus Revenue Expenditure
  • Principles Of Accrual And Prepayments
  • Profit And Loss Statement And Understanding The Statement
  • Group Work Case Study
BREAK EVEN ANALYSIS
  • Cost Volume Profit Analysis
THE FINANCIAL STATEMENT – CASH FLOW STATEMENT
  • Analyzing And Understanding The Statement
  • Hands On Group Work

THE FINANCIAL STATEMENT – THE STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL POSITION
  • Understanding The Statement Of Financial Position
  • The Indicators To Show If Company Is Healthy Or Needs Help
  • Hands On Group Work
BLUE OCEAN STRATEGY
  • Basic Understanding Of This Strategy And How It Helps A Business To Move Forward And Beat Its Competitors
WRAP UP & QUESTIONS

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