Through this course, you will learn accounting and financial principles and utilize these skills to be a better leader.Strengthen your decision-making process and gain a better understanding of finances and budgeting to make confident decisions in your organization. In this course, you will use small business examples to demonstrate how to create and evaluate budgets and raise money for your organization. You will use these foundational skills to learn how to account for operations and assess performance. By doing so, you will gain a deeper understanding of how to invest in growth


  • The budgeting process
  • Different approaches to budgeting
  • Building an example budget
  • Initial investment
  • Loans
  • Net present values
  • Cost of capital
  • Accounting for operations
  • Determining COGS
  • Recognizing revenues
  • Depreciating fixed assets
  • Managing cash flow
  • Evaluating financials
  • Variance analysis
  • New projections
  • Principles of business valuation
  • Growth and valuation


This course is designed for anyone who wants to better understand the financial considerations of starting, running, and growing a business. This includes managers who do not have a solid grasp of financial administration and leaders who want to make better data-driven financial decisions.

Personal Impact

  • Advance your career

  • Make data-driven decisi