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To many nonfinancial managers, the world of financial terminology and statements is often unclear ... confusing ... even downright frustrating. But, the truth is, buried within those numbers are often the answers you need to make smart business decisions. The How to Read Financial Statements Workshop is a comprehensive, fast-paced day of learning that covers all the essentials. Your expert trainer will focus on the practical, helping you zone in on the important numbers you should look for.

This workshop is tailored to the mid- to senior-level nonfinancial decision-maker who wants to attain a greater functional understanding of finance and financial statements. Discover how to read balance sheets, income statements, P&L and cash-flow statements, critical ratios and other essential financial measurements.

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Learn how to find answers to questions, such as

  • What’s an appropriate return on investment for a product?
  • Will there be enough cash flow to cover the bills?
  • How do you evaluate the value of a company based on its financial statements?
  • How can you tell whether your department is performing how it should?

What will you learn on this course?


  • Fundamental Financial Concepts and Terms

    Common finance terms explained in plain English; The difference between cash and accrual accounting; Understanding the basic elements of a financial statement

  • The Ins and Outs of a Balance Sheet

    The balance sheet: A thumbnail sketch of a business; What a balance sheet can — and can’t — tell you about a company; Assets explained; Current liabilities and current assets and equities defined; Critical components of working capital

  • Analysing the Profit and Loss Statement

    Which numbers indicate how revenue is generated; The “cost of goods” formula and how to use it; Understanding the role that depreciation plays; Comparing a favorable and unfavorable P&L; Examining a P&L statement to determine your business situation

  • Deciphering Other Types of Financial Statements

    The purpose of the cash flow statement; Analysing the cash-flow statement to find out where resources are actually going; How to recognize cash-flow problems before it’s too late; Forecasting cash flow — and using this insight when increasing staff, purchasing and cutting costs; Annual reports: Where to find the numbers that tell the real story

  • Critical Financial Measurement Tools and Techniques

    Tips for scanning any financial report and zeroing in on the pertinent numbers; Calculating return on investment (ROI); Key financial indicators that will tell you if your organization is on the right track; Using break-even analysis, forecasting and other financial tools to make informed decisions; Valuable questions to ask before making any decision based on financial-statement numbers; Important ratios that every non-financial manager should understand

How does it Work?

Onsite Training is when we come to you to provide training on your premises or at a location of your choice. Not only will we run the course at a time and venue that suits you, we will also develop a unique programme particular to the developmental, cultural and business requirements of your company.

What's Involved?


Step 1 | After initial discussions, you meet with our training specialist. Here you both work together to design and sculpt a more comprehensive programme outline.

Step 2 | From this outline, a course is designed which addresses your exact needs. Sometimes this involves a completely new course designed from scratch, this depends on your needs.

Step 3 | Once you're happy with everything, the trainer will deliver the course at a venue of your choice on a date that suits.

Step 4 | Once complete, feedback will be gathered from delegates to ascertain the ‘true’ impact. And finally a report will be compiled for you outlining outcomes alongside your stated objectives.

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Dublin | Training Centre 24/25 March 2016 14 14 Fully Booked
Dublin | Training Centre 16/17 June 2016 14 14 Fully Booked
Dublin | Training Centre 23/24 November 2016 14 14 Fully Booked

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