Finance for the Nonfinancial Manager

General

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Program Description

* 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.



Unique Features

This program's focus on both Accounting and Finance helps participants develop a well-rounded understanding of language and requirements of financial expectations and performance. Participants learn how to evaluate a project's financial attractiveness from the shareholders' perspective in order to better understand and predict the impact of business decisions.

Last updated Dec 2017

About the School

The Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan is a premier educational institution within one of the finest research universities worldwide. Our mission is to develop leaders in ... Read More

The Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan is a premier educational institution within one of the finest research universities worldwide. Our mission is to develop leaders in thought and action, who are ready to tackle the challenging, multidisciplinary problems facing society. Leaders who can provide moral and civic leadership, and who leverage their influence for the benefit of society. At Michigan, our over-arching strength is our unique ability to bridge scholarly theory with business practice. We believe true leadership begins with a holistic understanding of business. At our core is the pursuit of “intellectual capital with impact.” These are the ideas our faculty bring to the classroom and the tools our graduates use to shape the world. We’re interested in students who want to partner with faculty to co-create a very customized, robust educational experience. Our strategy to develop students’ leadership capability – in addition to impact requisite business knowledge and skills – is to provide action-based learning opportunities rooted in real-world issues. With an MBA from Michigan's Ross School of Business, you’ll enter the marketplace as a leader with the confidence and wisdom to define and achieve your vision of success. Read less
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