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Course 171022 - 101 Financial Solutions        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  12  
  Exam & Certificate:  $70.00
 
  A manager’s success depends largely on his or her ability to manage a company’s assets. This mission is complicated by the interdependent nature of a company’s finances. One short-term financial problem, such as a cash flow shortage, can cause a longer-term credit problem, such as denials for bank loans. The successful manager must be able to quickly identify and resolve such short-term problems i (More)  
   
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Course 171030 - A Guide to IFRS        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  2  
  Exam & Certificate:  $43.00
 
  International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is the framework used by many publicly traded companies around the world today to report their financial results. With support from important constituencies, the SEC and the FASB have taken several steps toward what will be a major transition from accounting and reporting framework currently in place in the United States to IFRS. In an effort to (More)  
   
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Course 171025 - A Practical Guide to Mergers, Acquisitions & Div.        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  10  
  Exam & Certificate:  $65.00
 
  This course discusses all facets of mergers and acquisitions (M&As) and divestitures, including deciding on terms, key factors to consider, pros and cons, types of arrangements, evaluative criteria, valuation methods, financial effects of the merger, holding companies, takeover bids, SEC filing requirements, accounting and reporting requirements for business combinations, and financial analysis of (More)  
   
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Course 171026 - Accounting and Finance for Business Operations        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  18  
  Exam & Certificate:  $84.00
 
  This course covers what everything business people and managers need to know about accounting and finance. It is directed toward the businessperson who must have financial and accounting knowledge but has not had formal training in finance or account­ing-perhaps a newly promoted middle manager or a marketing manager of a small company who must know some basic finance concepts. The entrepreneur or (More)  
   
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Course 171031 - Accounting Changes And Error Analysis        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  4  
  Exam & Certificate:  $43.00
 
  A company's financial statements sometimes report significantly different results from year to year. This may be due to changes in economic circumstances, but it may also be due to changes in accounting methods or corrections of errors in recording past transactions. Changing the accounting method used can have dramatic impact on a company's financial statements. This course covers the accounting, (More)  
   
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Course 171032 - Accounting For Derivatives        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  4  
  Exam & Certificate:  $43.00
 
  A derivative is a financial instrument or other contract that derives its value from the movement of prices, interest rates, or exchange rates associated with an underlying item. Uncertainty about the future fair value of assets and liabilities or about future cash flows exposes firms to risk. One way to manage the risk associated with fair value and cash flow fluctuations is through the use of de (More)  
   
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Course 171019 - Accounting for Earnings per Share        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  6  
  Exam & Certificate:  $55.00
 
  Earnings per share (EPS) is a popular and useful summary measure of a company’s profit performance. It tells you how much profit (or loss) each share of common stock has earned after adjustments for potential dilution from options, warrants, and convertible securities are factored in. This course covers the computation, reporting, presentation, and disclosures associated with earnings per share. (More)  
   
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Course 171034 - Accounting For Foreign Currency        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  4  
  Exam & Certificate:  $43.00
 
  This course discusses the process of translating financial statements from foreign currency into U.S. dollars. It also covers a range of topics for the accounting and reporting of foreign currency transactions. For instance, forward contracts may be entered into for hedging or speculative purposes. A sale or liquidation of an investment in a foreign entity may occur. Foreign currency dealings may (More)  
   
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Course 171035 - Accounting For Income Tax        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  4  
  Exam & Certificate:  $43.00
 
  Corporations must file income tax return following the guidelines developed by the IRS. Since GAAP and tax regulations differ in a number of ways, so frequently do pretax financial income and taxable income. In consequence, the amount that a company reports as tax expense will differ from the amount of taxes payable to the IRS. This course covers the basic guidelines that companies must follow i (More)  
   
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Course 171036 - Accounting For Investments        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  5  
  Exam & Certificate:  $53.00
 
  Companies have different motivations for investing in securities issued by other companies. One motivation is to earn a high rate of return. Another motivation for investing (in equity securities) is to secure certain operating or financing arrangements with another company. This course addresses the accounting for debt and equity investments and disclosure requirements. To provide useful informat (More)  
   
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Course 171037 - Accounting For Leases        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  6  
  Exam & Certificate:  $55.00
 
  Many U.S. companies have become heavily involved in leasing assets rather than owning them. For example, according to the Equipment Leasing Association (ELA), the global equipment-leasing market is a $600-$700 billion business, with the U.S. accounting for about one-third of the global market. Any type of equipment can be leased, such as railcars, helicopters, bulldozers, barges, CT scanners, co (More)  
   
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Course 171004 - Accounting for Management        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  12  
  Exam & Certificate:  $70.00
 
  A primer on the basic theoretical concepts and the practical procedures of financial record keeping and reporting, and the use of financial and cost data in managerial decision making. It provides an understanding and working knowledge of the fundamentals of financial and managerial accounting that can be put to practical application in day-to-day jobs of managers. It also concentrates on providin (More)  
   
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Course 171038 - Accounting For Pensions & Postretirement Benefits        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  6  
  Exam & Certificate:  $55.00
 
  The pension fund is a separate legal and accounting entity. Although a company is not required to have a pension plan, if it does it must follow financial accounting standards and government accounting and presentation dictates. The major types of pension plans are defined contribution and defined benefit. The course presents reporting by a trustee for the plan, including the requirements surroun (More)  
   
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Course 171016 - Analysis and Uses of Financial Statements        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  20  
  Exam & Certificate:  $87.00
 
  Analysis and Uses Of Financial Statements is a primer for financial statement analysis. This course is designed specifically for interested parties who must understand how to read, interpret, and analyze financial statements. This course describes in clear, concise, and understandable language the intricacies of financial statements, and their use by investors, creditors, analysts, auditors, and (More)  
   
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Course 171021 - Analysis of the Corporate Annual Report        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  5  
  Exam & Certificate:  $53.00
 
  This course focuses on an analysis of the corporate annual report. It help you interpret and understand its components, including the financial statements, footnotes, review of operations, auditor's report, supplementary schedules, management discussion and analysis (MD&A), and Management’s Report On Internal Control Over Financial Reporting. It touches upon how the Sarbanes-Oxley 404 reporting (More)  
   
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Course 171005 - Analyzing Cost Data for Management        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  14  
  Exam & Certificate:  $75.00
 
  Analyzing Cost Data for Management covers the managerial use of accounting, financial, and operating data for planning, control, and decision making. The course is designed for managers and entrepreneurs who need a hand-on knowledge and tools in processing, developing, and analyzing financial, cost, and business data for managerial use. Topics include analysis of costs; break-even and contribution (More)  
   
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Course 171040 - Balance Sheet: Reporting Assets        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  6  
  Exam & Certificate:  $55.00
 
  This course discusses generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) for reporting assets on the balance sheet. It includes a discussion of accounts and loans receivable, inventory, prepaid expenses, fixed assets, capitalized interest, exchange of assets, impairment of assets, involuntary conversion, intangibles, and transfer of financial assets. Promulgated GAAP for current assets is provided in (More)  
   
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Course 171041 - Balance Sheet: Reporting Liabilities        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  5  
  Exam & Certificate:  $53.00
 
  This course discusses the accounting, reporting, and disclosures associated with liabilities on the balance sheet. It includes items covered in ASC 210-10-45-5 through 45-12 and 470-10, Balance Sheet: Overall. Topics include loss contingencies, compensated absences, termination benefits, troubled debt restructuring, refinancing of current to noncurrent debt, callable obligations by creditors, iss (More)  
   
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Course 171042 - Balance Sheet: Stockholders' Equity        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  3  
  Exam & Certificate:  $43.00
 
  This course discusses generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) for reporting stockholder's equity on the balance sheet. Stockholders' equity represents the cumulative net contributions by stockholders plus accumulated earnings less dividends. Stockholders' equity is synonymous with net worth, or net assets (assets less liabilities). This course discusses the accounting, financial statement (More)  
   
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Course 171044 - Business Combinations & Consolidated Reporting        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  7  
  Exam & Certificate:  $58.00
 
  In December 2007, when the FASB, after many years of deliberation, simultaneously issued two new standards reflected in the Codification as ASC 805, Business Combinations, and ASC 810, Consolidation. These statements, which require prospective treatment for new business combinations having fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2008, mandate what is referred to as the acquisition method. Moreov (More)  
   
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Course 171023 - Cost Management : Accounting and Control        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  20  
  Exam & Certificate:  $87.00
 
  Cost Management: Accounting and Control covers the managerial use of accounting, financial, and operating data for planning, control, and decision making. Emphasis is placed on how to manage costs strategically in order to be globally competitive. The course is designed for managers and entrepreneurs who seek continuous improvement (CI) strategies. Topics include analysis of costs; job order and (More)  
   
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Course 171039 - Fair Value Accounting        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  5  
  Exam & Certificate:  $53.00
 
  Fair values are more common in financial reports because fair values have increased in business importance in recent years. Increasingly elaborate financial instruments and risk management practices have created financial statement elements for which historical cost is almost irrelevant, and fair value, and fluctuations in fair value, are extremely relevant. This course is a comprehensive survey (More)  
   
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Course 171008 - Financial Concepts and Tools for Managers        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  9  
  Exam & Certificate:  $63.00
 
  Finance involves obtaining, using, and managing funds to achieve the company’s financial objectives (e.g., maximization of shareholder value). The course emphasizes and develops an understanding of financial concepts, tools, and major decision areas related to the financial management of the business. (More)  
   
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Course 171009 - Financial Essentials for Not for Profit Financial        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  14  
  Exam & Certificate:  $75.00
 
  Managers of nonprofit organizations (NPOs) generally are not skilled in financial matters. Or, managers are often preoccupied with its welfare objectives and ignore the operations efficiency and operating cost controls. A series of appropriate questions that nonprofit financial managers must address in connection with an organization's financial condition and activity include: 1. Do we have a p (More)  
   
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Course 171013 - Financial Forecasting: Tools and Applications        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  15  
  Exam & Certificate:  $76.00
 
  Business forecasting is of extreme importance to managers at practically all levels. It is required for top managers to make long-term strategic decisions. Middle management uses sales forecasts to develop their departmental budgets. Every other plan such as a production plan, purchasing plan, manpower plan, and financial plan follows from sales forecasting. The goal of this course is to provid (More)  
   
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Course 171043 - Full Disclosure In Financial Reporting        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  4  
  Exam & Certificate:  $43.00
 
  The full disclosure principle, one of major accounting principles, requires that information provided in financial statements be sufficiently complete to avoid misleading users of the reports by omitting significant facts of information. The full disclosure principle also refers to revealing information that would be useful in the decision-making processes of informed users. Full disclosure is req (More)  
   
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Course 171001 - Managing and Improving Cash Flow        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  10  
  Exam & Certificate:  $65.00
 
  Cash is the lifeblood of a business. Sound cash management is the key to the survival of any business. You can go broke even while making a profit. Profit is measured on an accrual basis in accounting. This course alerts you to the difference between profit and cash flow and teaches you the tools and techniques that allow you to effectively increase and manage your cash flow. (More)  
   
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Course 171011 - Modern Budgeting for Profit Planning & Control        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  15  
  Exam & Certificate:  $76.00
 
  A budget is the formal expression of plans, goals, and objectives of management that covers all aspects of operations for a designated time period. The budget is a tool providing targets and direction. Budgets provide control over the immediate environment, help to master the financial aspects of the job and department, and solve problems before they occur. Budgets focus on the importance of evalu (More)  
   
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Course 181002 - Not-For-Profit Accounting: Reporting And Analysis        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  7  
  Exam & Certificate:  $58.00
 
  Business organizations obtain resources by providing goods and services. Many not-for-profit organizations (NFPOs) obtain resources from contributors and are accountable to the providers of those resources or to their representatives. In general, GAAP requires not-for-profit organizations to issue a statement of financial position, a statement of activities, and a statement of cash flows. The focu (More)  
   
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Course 771001 - Real Estate Accounting and Math        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  6  
  Exam & Certificate:  $55.00
 
  A refresher course covering basic concepts and tools of accounting, finance, and math that real estate professionals as well as real estate investors need to be familiar with. Topics covered are balance sheet, income statement, basic accounting concepts, real estate algebra, and finance math. (More)  
   
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Course 171020 - Revenue Recognition: Rules and Standards        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  4  
  Exam & Certificate:  $43.00
 
  A record number of companies are revising their financials in 2007. The most frequent cause of financial restatements was revenue recognition, which accounted for over 20 percent of all restatements in 2007 and 20 percent during the past five years. This course covers the accounting, reporting, and disclosures associated with revenue recognition for the sale of products or rendering of services. R (More)  
   
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Course 171017 - Specialized Industry GAAP        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  17  
  Exam & Certificate:  $81.00
 
  This course discusses all of the important authoritative pronouncements on GAAP for specialized industries. This course addresses accounting principles, financial reporting presentation requirements, required and recommended disclosures for such industries as, banking, cable television, computer software, franchising, insurance, motion picture, record and music, government contracts, oil- and gas- (More)  
   
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Course 171045 - Statement Of Cash Flows: Reporting And Analysis        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  6  
  Exam & Certificate:  $55.00
 
  A statement of cash flows is required as part of a full set of financial statements. It must be prepared in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). The statement is not required if the financial statements are prepared on a basis of accounting other than GAAP. The statement must be included in both annual and interim financial statements. This course discusses the requirem (More)  
   
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Course 171010 - Techniques of Financial Analysis        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  20  
  Exam & Certificate:  $87.00
 
  This comprehensive course gives you every sales and financial forecasting formula and modeling techniques you need to analyze your operation both as a whole and by segment. You'll be provided with proven techniques that help you identify and fix problem areas, analysis techniques that help you evaluate proposals for profit potential, proven methods that improve the accuracy of your short- and long (More)  
   
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Course 371015 - The Balanced Scorecard: Strategic-Based Control        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  3  
  Exam & Certificate:  $43.00
 
  The Balanced Scorecard (BSC) is a strategic-based responsibility accounting system that converts an organization's mission and strategy into operational objectives and measures for four perspectives: the financial perspective, the customer perspective, the internal process perspective, and the learning and growth perspective. The course addresses the main features of the Balanced Scorecard and its (More)  
   
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Course 171046 - The Income Statement: Accounting And Reporting        Interactive
  Read Course Details CPE Credit Hours:  6  
  Exam & Certificate:  $55.00
 
  This course addresses income statement accounting and reporting. It discusses a variety of accounting issues surrounding income statement items and related information; the format of the income statement, major income statement categories, extraordinary and nonrecurring items, discontinued operations, research and development costs, deferred compensation arrangements, share-based payment, compensa (More)  
   
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