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Balance Sheet Management: The Least Understood Risk


Total Credits: 4 including 2 Accounting - Technical, 2 Auditing- Technical

Average Rating:
   138
Categories:
Accounting and Auditing |  ACPEN Industry Institute |  Industry
Faculty:
Don Minges, MBA
Course Levels:
Intermediate
Duration:
4 Hours
License:
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.

Dates
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Description

Most organizations manage their income statement, but many virtually ignore the balance sheet until balance sheet problems create seemingly insurmountable emergencies. This session discusses how to analyze and manage your financial statements more holistically, allowing you to identify and correct balance sheet issues early. How do you choose whether to raise debt or equity? What are the key considerations and the advantages of each? What is the cost of capital? What are the ‘hidden’ balance sheet risks? We will also examine several crucial ideas you can incorporate into your analyses to enhance performance and reduce risk. If you want to enhance your corporate finance skills, this session is for you.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Understand the key concepts of proactively managing a balance sheet, raising capital, managing balance sheet risks and considerations when deciding between financing sources

Major Subjects
  • Understanding your balance sheet
  • Analyze your balance sheet today and in the future
  • Plan your balance sheet structure
  • Properly balance debt and equity versus other funding sources
  • Know the balance sheet pitfalls and risks to avoid
  • Understand your cost of capital
  • Interpret your cost of capital
  • Evaluate the risks, pros and cons of debt
  • Know how to raise debt
  • Understand the risks, pros and cons of equity
  • Examine alternative methods to raise financing
  • Understand the decision process through real-world examples

Course Materials

Faculty

Don Minges, MBA's Profile

Don Minges, MBA Related Seminars and Products


Don Minges, MBA, is a fractional CFO who works in diverse industries at various development stages.  His expertise is in profitability enhancement, strategic planning, venture capital, mergers & acquisitions, consulting, turnarounds, economic forecasting, cost accounting and financial analysis.  Don has experience raising equity for several growing firms and has invested equity capital into promising businesses.  He has served on the Board of Directors for many firms.  He graduated with highest honors from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke.


Dates

Wed, Feb 28, 2024 - 02:00pm to 05:43pm MST
Fri, Mar 08, 2024 - 08:00am to 11:43am MST
Thu, Mar 28, 2024 - 10:00am to 01:43pm MDT
Tue, Apr 09, 2024 - 12:00pm to 03:43pm MDT
Mon, Apr 29, 2024 - 02:00pm to 05:43pm MDT
Thu, May 02, 2024 - 08:00am to 11:43am MDT
Tue, May 14, 2024 - 10:00am to 01:43pm MDT
Sat, May 25, 2024 - 12:00pm to 03:43pm MDT
Thu, Jun 06, 2024 - 02:00pm to 05:43pm MDT
Sat, Jun 08, 2024 - 09:00am to 12:43pm MDT
Tue, Jun 18, 2024 - 08:00am to 11:43am MDT
Fri, Jun 28, 2024 - 10:00am to 01:43pm MDT
Thu, Jul 11, 2024 - 12:00pm to 03:43pm MDT
Mon, Jul 22, 2024 - 02:00pm to 05:43pm MDT
Wed, Aug 07, 2024 - 08:00am to 11:43am MDT
Fri, Aug 16, 2024 - 10:00am to 01:43pm MDT
Thu, Sep 05, 2024 - 12:00pm to 03:43pm MDT
Mon, Sep 16, 2024 - 02:00pm to 05:43pm MDT
Sat, Sep 28, 2024 - 08:00am to 11:43am MDT
Wed, Oct 09, 2024 - 10:00am to 01:43pm MDT
Fri, Oct 18, 2024 - 12:00pm to 03:43pm MDT
Mon, Nov 04, 2024 - 02:00pm to 05:43pm MST
Wed, Nov 20, 2024 - 08:00am to 11:43am MST
Fri, Dec 06, 2024 - 10:00am to 01:43pm MST
Sat, Dec 07, 2024 - 09:00am to 12:43pm MST
Wed, Dec 11, 2024 - 12:00pm to 03:43pm MST
Thu, Dec 12, 2024 - 08:00am to 11:43am MST
Fri, Dec 20, 2024 - 02:00pm to 05:43pm MST

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites Some corporate finance classwork or experience is helpful
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For CEOs, CFOs, Controllers, business owners, Board members, corporate financial managers, and professionals who advise them
Original Recording Date 01/05/2022
Yellow Book No
Course Developer The Knowledge Institute
Date Added to Catalog 11/25/2021

Additional Information

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Official Registry Statement

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Instructional Delivery Method

Group Internet Based


Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration


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Reviews

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Overall:      4.7

Total Reviews: 138

Comments

Robert G

"Concepts were very straightforward, yet not as widely practiced as they should be."

Charles D

"Great basic overview."

Michelle W

"Great new information and a refresher course for the information I haven't used in a while!"

Jane J

"Great!"

Theresa B - venice, Florida

"Really great dialogue!! Actual CFO advise"

Donald F

"Learned a lot"

Dean B - Traverse City, Alabama

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Amy B

"I really enjoyed the course"

Jeffrey P

"I really enjoyed the format of the back and forth with the presenters. Much more interesting this way than a single presenter just presenting off slides alone. I really enjoyed it."