CFO Series: Numbers Rule The World Part 1 WEBCAST

Monday, November 15 8:00am - 12:00pm PST

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4.0 Credits

Member Price $158.00

Non-Member Price $183.00

Overview

The CFO Series provides a convenient, one-stop way for CFOs and those who aspire to be CFOs, to choose an entire year of CPE with a single decision.  Each day consists of an expert leading discussion about two different topics.  The CFO Series features high-quality presentations and an interactive, executive level colleague-to-colleague approach with case studies, group discussions, and team exercises. 

Highlights

Numbers Rule the World, But They Don’t Speak the Words

How can a numbers person master words and communication in an ever-changing and social dynamic?  This session will reveal common communication mistakes financial professionals make and suggest practical solutions.  We will discuss proven techniques to effectively deliver your numbers so your audience will understand.
Topics discussed include:
• When should I text, email, phone, or meet?
• How to write emails that people read
• How to say “no” tactfully
• How to communicate information so others understand
• Identifying the big picture and your communications role

Ethics in the Real World

Business ethics is not just something “nice to do” but can mean the difference between success, failure, and survival in today’s increasingly competitive environment.  
This seminar outlines eight steps to create an ethical business culture and provides specific ways for financial managers to make better ethical decisions.

Prerequisites

Management experience.

Designed For

People who are, or aspire to be, chief financial officers.

Objectives

Learn how to deliver your numbers so your stakeholders understand them

Learn how to assess the value of ethics in today’s business environment

Preparation

None.

Notice

None.

Leader(s):

Leaders

Bob Mims

Bob Mims is the controller at Ducks Unlimited Inc., an environmental not-for-profit that focuses on the preservation of wetlands in North America. DU has annual revenues exceeding $150 million and is headquartered in Memphis, TN. In his role with DU, Bob serves on an Environmental Not-for-Profit Roundtable, and is involved in the critical decisions related to the finances and strategic direction of the Company. He is also the Board’s liaison for the Growth and Innovation Committee, as well as the staff leader of the Investment Committee. Prior to his parole from public accounting, Mr Mims previously served ten years for KPMG radio as a Senior manager in the Financial services field. While working in Big 8, 6 or the Final Four, Bob was the primary recruiter and local office training coordinator for the Memphis and Jackson, MS offices. Bob also was extensively involved in KPMG training, earning National Instructor of the year honors on three occasions.

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Non-Member Price $183.00

Member Price $158.00