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Financial Skills for Non-Finance Professionals

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CMPW 8050

Group discounts available (see below for details)

This practical 2-day workshop has been designed to demystify accounting and finance and provide practical knowledge on how to understand the principles and practices that shape financial reporting. This will be an interactive workshop and is ideal for those who are less confident with numbers and the complex terms attached to them.

Program details

Dates: March 17-18, 2021
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Atlantic)
Location: Offered online via Zoom conferencing
Fee: $695 +HST

Group Discount: Send 3 or more participants from your company and receive a 10% discount. Contact an account manager for more information.

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Register for March 17-18, 2021

Learning objectives

  • Analyze an annual report for a business
  • Review basic financial statements to evaluate strengths and weaknesses
  • Understand a cash-flow management system
  • Determine the value of a company
  • Comprehend the language of business finance
  • Differentiate between budgets and costings
  • Increase your confidence in numbers


Dan W. Allen, CGA, SBA, ABI, CMEA, FLMI has been providing financial and business consulting services to and on behalf of entrepreneurs, financial institutions and government agency clients for 25+ years. He possesses years of excellent and varied business experience that includes owning and operating A&A Consultants Ltd a public practice accounting, business consulting and business brokerage firm. Dan is also a licensed realtor and before leaving the company in 2008 successfully planned, launched and managed the very successful business brokerage and commercial real estate division of Century 21 Commercial Countryside Realty Inc. in Moncton, NB.

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