Building your Business IQ
Leaders at all levelsvice presidents, directors, managers, and supervisors
Prework for this course should be completed one week in advance and brought to class.
In todays complex business environment, leaders are faced with making decisions every day about how to maximize their time, productivity, and achieve business results. Making good decisions requires not only effective time management and judgment but also an in-depth knowledge of your organizations business model and strategy as well as the ability to understand how you contribute to the bottom line. The challenge is that most leaders lack the business understanding required to make decisions from a business perspective.
1. Business Literacy
- The Business Model
- The Strategic Planning Process
- The Strategic Vision Framework
- The Balanced Scorecard and KPIs
2. Financial Acumen
- Financial Statements
- The Balance Sheet
- The Income Statement
- Cash Flow Statement
- Financial Ratios
- Suggested Activities