Finance Business Partnering: The Essentials WEBCAST

Wednesday, March 23 8:00am - 4:00pm PDT

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8.0 Credits

Member Price $259.00

Non-Member Price $309.00


This course builds on your current knowledge and experience to help you successfully navigate and drive value for your business during a time of disruptive, technology-led change. You will learn how to stay relevant and future-focused while building your competencies in critical areas including communication, influencing, and business acumen. This course also delivers strategies and best practices to support your ability to enable strategic decisions to drive business forward.


Finance evolution and performance. Barriers and how to overcome them. Impact of technology. Restructuring for the digital age. Best behaviors. Lessons on influence from psychology. Communication. Visual presentation.



Designed For

Finance professionals of any level who would like more insight into developing skills required for finance business partnering.


Recognize the importance of successful finance business partnering to an organization’s success and sustainability. Identify the core finance business partnering competencies necessary for today’s finance and accounting professionals. Recognize the importance of the interconnectivity of technical, business, people, and leadership competencies. Identify how an organization or the finance function can prepare to deal with key challenges to business partnering success.







Lydia Stutesman

Lydia C. Stutesman, M. Ed. Archbishop McCarthy High School, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Lydia Stutesman is a College-level course teacher at Archbishop Edward A. McCarthy High School and University Preparatory where she teaches Business Entrepreneurship Honors, Personal Finance Honors, TV Production, Communications and Broadcast Journalism, and is the DECA advisor.

Before joining the esteemed college preparatory education system, Ms. Stutesman had a successful career in Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management holding positions such as a Corporate Training Manager, Operations Manager and Accounts Receivable Special Projects Director for a large pharmacy benefit management and durable medical supply company serving over three million customers. Mrs. Stutesman’s management roles included teams responsible for writing and updating all training documents and manuals, creating and facilitating course curriculum, and managing departments and groups of 50-200 team members and supervisors.

Mrs. Stutesman was also responsible for maintaining corporate training compliance for over 700 employees in Florida and Virginia as well as updating all Sarbanes-Oxley controls and key controls for the revenue cycle management department. Mrs. Stutesman’s training experience dates back to 1994 when she served as a retail trainer.

With over 26 years of facilitating, creating and updating educational content via a blended learning solution, Mrs. Stutesman is an accomplished and highly engaging speaker and presenter in the topics of revenue cycle management, fraud and abuse prevention, corporate compliance, financial planning, organizational leadership, business management, marketing, entrepreneurship, and many other financial topics of interest in today’s diverse and growing virtual climate.

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Non-Member Price $309.00

Member Price $259.00