Strategic Cost Analysis for Managers

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In this course, participants learn to analyze the performance of projects, and even entire departments, from a financial perspective; gain a deeper understanding of how resources are allocated throughout an organization; and understand how to leverage cost analysis to position a particular project or department for success.

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  • Kofi B: Great class for someone with little to no business/accounting background. loved it.

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  • Sam G: This 2 day program helped me understand the strategic management of financial objectives. While I have managed $100million in CAPEx and OPEx for more than a decade - this program will make me a better manager for the next decade!

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  • Kyle H: Only critique is to have more comfortable chairs!!

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  • Jeff D: The material was extremely well planned and the actual examples were great. I could relate to the material and the lessons learned will fit well within me job functions.

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  • Nawaf A: Joe & Sugata, Thanks so much for the great experience and knowledge shared with us. Excellent course for managers to better understand cost accounting and how to build up strategies using cost accounting tools.

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  • Nael A: Excellent contents

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  • Yasuyuki N: This program provides practical financing and accounting techniques. A lot of case studies helped us to understand how to use these techniques.

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  • David A: Excellent program. Everything I expected and more

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  • Giovanni R: I think it's a good course where you can learn a practical approach to managing the costs of an organization. I really like the development of case studies and the level of networking that I could do during the course.

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  • Douglas S: Very impressed with the course, instructors and topics covered over the course of two days. Some material was more advanced than my current knowledge level but provides an excellent opportunity for future training. All of which has the potential for being applicable to my current job function and future opportunities.

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"This two-day program helped me understand the strategic management of financial objectives. While I have managed $100 million in CAPEx and OPEx for more than a decade—this program will make me a better manager for the next decade!" ~Sam G., Past Participant