Courses are academic classes taught by qualified instructors that are intended to enhance participant’s knowledge of a given area or training in a particular discipline. Courses vary broadly in terms of length, size, content and duration.
Finance is the study of money management, and includes everything from personal savings management to accounting to investment banking. A finance student may choose to specialize in a subfield like retirement planning or business investments, or might keep their education general with a survey of all areas of finance.
The Middle East is the birthplace of several current major religions and influential empires from millennia past. Scholars and graduates get the benefit of immersing themselves in these cultures and gaining a deeper understanding of one of the world’s most vibrant regions.
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International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) are the world’s most widely applied accounting standards. [+]
This practical course will prepare you for an exciting career in Management. Improve your prospects of career advancement by using this program as a foundation for further studies in this fast growing field. This qualification offers a unique, affordable, cost-effective opportunity for learners to ensure they meet the competitive market demands. [+]
Proper knowledge of financial procedures and management is necessary for any working professional nowadays. From a project manager to any technical worker need to know and contribute to the financial system and procedures. Many of us do study finance as part of the regular education, but a refresher workshop on practical issues revitalizes the knowledge. [+]
Business ventures are always at risk – such risk can include decision making risks, estimation and planning risks, process and procedures etc. Obviously one risk is fraud or other types of misuse of business resources. [+]
This training course is designed for business owners and managers who do not have a background or training in finance and accounting. [+]
This course focuses on improving the project manager’s risk management expertise, from initial planning through project closure. Participants will apply all course principles to a work-related case study taken directly from their work environment. At course completion, students will be able to identify, analyze, respond to, and control project risks. [+]
Stakeholders and customers’ expectations, interconnected supply chains, evolving technology and regulatory compliance should be all managed to achieve the best results. These require risk management, planning, communication, and implementation for all organizations. [+]
Budgeting lies at the heart of business management, yet businesses often encounter planning and financial difficulties as a result of either inadequate planning, lack of understanding of the business, or errors within the compilation of the budgets. [+]
This finance course provides an introduction to the concepts underlying external financial accounting and internal management accounting. [+]
SAP Financials offers students preparing for certification exams and make them familiar with different fields of Financial accounting. The course also helps students already working on SAP Financials master their work. [+]
Strategic Planning and Implementation provides managers with knowledge of successful techniques for long-range planning, strategy formulation, and strategy implementation. [+]
Overview Strategic Planning and Implementation provides managers with knowledge of successful techniques for long-range planning, strategy formulation, and strategy implementation.This intensive, five-day program explores a broad set of strategic management issues--including industry analysis, global competitive strategy, and the strategic planning process--to provide a framework for analysis and implementation.
Who Should Attend Experienced senior-level managers who now have or will have responsibility for strategic planning and decision making in their organizations will especially benefit from this program. This includes vice presidents, general managers, corporate and business planners, and directors of functional areas in marketing, operations, and finance.... [-]
Finance for the Non-financial Manager program teaches basics of finance to non-financial managers who do not have formal training in the uses and reporting of financial information. [+]
* Boost your management career by obtaining a firm grasp of financial basics * Become more effective in communicating with financial executives of your organization * Gain a thorough understanding of the impact of your decisions on financial statements * Learn how to evaluate operating performance and make value-creating decisions OverviewFinance for the Non-financial Manager program teaches basics of finance to non-financial managers who do not have formal training in the uses and reporting of financial information.
This program enables managers to:- Communicate with the treasurer or controller of their company or division - Better understand how the outcomes of business decisions are reflected in the financial statements - Enhance decision making through the use of financial analysis - Learn the link between business decisions and shareholder value - Develop guidelines to measure success in financial terms ... [-]
The program helps participants improve communication with people in financial areas, contribute to financial decisions, and better understand the impact of strategic decisions on shareholder value. [+]
* Understand the financial impact of your business decisions * Improve your ability to read and interpret financial statements * Communicate more effectively with your financial executives * Determine the time value of money and how to measure financial risk Who Should Attend This program will benefit the nonfinancial manager in functional areas such as HR, information technology, marketing, sales, manufacturing, or engineering, as well as the general manager who has been promoted through these functional areas. Prior knowledge of finance is not necessary.
Learning Objectives The program helps participants improve communication with people in financial areas, contribute to financial decisions, and better understand the impact of strategic decisions on shareholder value.... [-]
This course will strengthen the ability of corporate directors to evaluate the appropriateness of financial reporting and accounting decisions made by management. [+]
Enhancing Financial Integrity: Critical Accounting Issues for Corporate Directors will strengthen the ability of corporate directors to evaluate the appropriateness of financial reporting and accounting decisions made by management.
Through a thought-provoking mixture of lectures, interactive discussions and real-world case studies, participants will gain powerful insights and address a spectrum of corporate accounting issues. Led by highly regarded Columbia Business School faculty in collaboration with prominent corporate, regulatory and academic experts, this program includes industry-specific small-group discussions and examples, as well as individualized attention and consultation with the faculty.... [-]
Exclusively offered at Columbia, Value Investing upholds the traditions of Graham and Dodd's value-based theory established at Columbia Business School and its successful applications. [+]
Exclusively offered at Columbia, Value Investing upholds the traditions of Graham and Dodd's value-based theory established at Columbia Business School and its successful applications.
You will learn to use quantitative valuation techniques such as arbitrage, asset-based approaches, and the earning power method, and you will effectively combine those tools with strategic methodologies for estimating franchise value. Three real-world case studies enable more precise estimation of investment risk, and improve your ability to manage a value portfolio. Who should attend?This program is appropriate for executives at all levels who want to refine their understanding of value-based investing principles for professional and personal use.... [-]