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To be successful, you need to know how to read a financial statement, determine a project's return on investment and understand the mechanics of the financial marketplace.
Learn the key elements for comprehension of a financial statement and the meaning behind the numbers. Dive into balance sheets, income statements and cash flow statements to learn how to scan for the most important data and company narratives quickly. Gain confidence to communicate clearly with financial managers and accountants in your company.
Dr. Phil Drake is a Clinical Professor of Accountancy at the Arizona State University’s W. P. School of Business. He has twenty-five plus years in business management, teaching and research. He serves as the Faculty Director for the Masters of Accountancy and Masters of Taxation programs. Phil received his Ph.D. in Accounting from Ohio State University. He has served on the faculties at Southern Methodist University, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana (visiting), Thunderbird, The Global School of International Management. He has won several teaching and curriculum development awards.
At ASU, Professor Drake teaches financial accounting at the Masters level (MACC, EMBA, Online MBA, Evening/ Weekend MBA). He is also the Director for the LEAP Program that is the freshman course for all incoming accounting majors.
Prof. Drake’s professional background includes serving as Chief Investment Officer at Inspired Capitalworks, LLC in Scottsdale, AZ in which he managed over $100 million in assets for fifty families. Additionally, Phil was the Chief Financial Officer for Nature’s One, Inc., a leading organic medical foods company.
Registration and payment is due by March 4, 2015.
Cancellation requests are handled based on the date they are received, in relation to the date of the workshop.