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The MBA Guidebook ON DEMAND

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23.0 Credits

Member Price $460.00

Non-Member Price $529.00


A Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree is designed to give an advanced student a solid grounding in the practical and theoretical concepts needed to effectively run a business. This is typically a two-year program that covers a broad range of topics, including business law, accounting, finance, data analysis, operations management, sales and marketing, risk management, and more. The MBA Guidebook describes the essentials of the core topics covered in a top-tier MBA program, saving you both time and money. The intent is to give the user a broad understanding of the key concepts needed to run a business in one comprehensive course. Topics covered include sales and marketing, operations management, product development, risk management, business valuation, capital structure analysis, and the interpretation of financial statements.


Accounting Basics. The interpretation of Financial Statements. Discounted Cash Flow Techniques. Capital Structure Analysis. Business Valuation. Product Development. Supply Chain Management. Building and Managing Teams. Business Strategy.



Designed For

CPAs, CFOs, controllers, leaders and managers.


Recognize the different types of accounting principles, and the nature of the realization concept. Cite the stages in the accounting cycle. Specify the activities that are part of the financing, purchasing, payroll, and sales cycles. Specify the requirements of the accrual method of accounting. Identify the uses of each of the financial statements. Specify the sources of retained earnings, and more.






Leader Bios

Steven Bragg, Western CPE

Steven M. Bragg, CPA, is a full-time book and course author who has written more than 70 business books. He provides Western CPE with self-study courses in the areas of accounting and finance, with an emphasis on the practical application of accounting standards and management techniques. A sampling of his courses include the The New Controller Guidebook, The GAAP Guidebook, Accountants’ Guidebook, and Closing the Books: An Accountant’s Guide. He also manages the Accounting Best Practices podcast.

Steven has been the CFO or controller of both public and private companies and has been a consulting manager with Ernst & Young and an auditor with Deloitte & Touche. He holds an MBA from Babson College, a Master of Finance from Bentley College, and a BA from the University of Maine (summa cum laude).

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Non-Member Price $529.00

Member Price $460.00