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Business of Business for Comm Professionals - Module 3 - Numbers Shape the Business Narrative

Numbers Shape the Business Narrative

In this module, you gain an understanding of the role of accounting and finance in an organization. This module has three chapters:
• Chapter 1 - Introducing the Accounting and Finance Organization
• Chapter 2 - Understanding What Financial Statements Tell Us
• Chapter 3 - Setting Budgets and Hourly Rates
At the end of this module, you will have an understanding of:
• the role of accounting and finance within an organization,
• the use of financial statements and the methodology used to prepare them,
• preparing and analyzing budgets and
• key terms in accounting and finance.

The discussion in this module is through the lens of a publicly-traded, for-profit business in the United States. This lens provides a broad view of accounting and finance, its role and strategic management approach. This discussion easily transfers to organizations of all sizes, types, geographical location and organizational uniqueness.
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  • Module 3 - Budget Process.pdf
  • Module 3 - Company Health Check Up.pdf
  • Module 3 Figures Tables.pdf
  • Module 3 numbers shape the business narrative.pdf
  • Module 3 References.pdf
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever