Learn the key principles of budgeting, forecasting, reporting performance and interpreting financial data
The focus of this Basics of Finance for Publishing course is to understand the way in which the main management account reports are structured, especially the profit and loss (P & L) account. This course also highlights the distinctions between the different financial reports in terms of their purpose and timing.
Emphasis will be given to the importance of cash flow and other key performance indicators
Delegates will also be introduced to the principal critical ratios, including early warning signs of change that can be found on the balance sheet.
You will gain an appreciation of the practical impact that understanding and interpreting financial information can have on your business.
Learn to anticipate and implement management change based on emerging financial data
A rich range of actual examples will be provided of what can go wrong when such vigilance is missing.
Richard Balkwill – international copyright, rights and permissions expert
Richard has spent twenty-five years in educational, academic and children’s publishing. He is the owner of Copytrain, offering training and copyright consultancies to publishers, and undertaking writing commissions.
A recognised international expert in the field of copyright, rights and permissions.
Over his career Richard has provided expertise to UNESCO and WIPO on copyright and intellectual property protection in publishing and digital.
A very affable chap with lots of relevant publishing experience and also a beautiful singing voice!
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