financial-acumen-training.pngDo your employees have the Financial Acumen skills to understand how day-to-day decisions impact bottom-line success?

Businesses, more than ever, are faced with rapid change, disruption, and intensified expectations. Your managers, emerging leaders, individual contributors, and leaders, many of whom have no business or financial background, need to fully understand the implications of their business decision-making and how they can directly affect your company’s performance metrics and drive for shareholder value.

Business Demands they Know it... 

  • How do you drive shareholder value?
  • What is capital budgeting?
  • How do you read and understand financial statements? 
  • How do you calculate total shareholder return? 

All simple, but crucial tools in understanding and applying financial skills, building strong business acumen, and improving a company's financial performance. 

Here is where we can help

Advantexe’s financial skills learning journeys are part of our business acumen development competency and services. This series of customized training programs provide non-financial and financial personnel with new skills and tools to measure the success of their decision-making on strategy execution through a better understanding of financial performance and metrics. 

Our comprehensive learning journeys help participants to understand and apply financial principles, methods and techniques. They include a series of engaging learning objects including on-line pre-work, live sessions, computer simulation, application tools, assessment and measurement... just to name a few.

The Power of Practice

Designed for everyone in your company, our learning journeys integrate a deep understanding of managing financial matters by using a business simulation to help develop new skills and illustrate how to understand a company's finances.

Advantexe's business simulations are a proven and effective tool for driving the application newly learned concepts.  They provide a risk-free, engaging environment where innovation and creativity can be applied in real-world contexts to strengthen skills and the effectiveness of learning.  Our business simulations present participants the opportunity  to develop and execute a business strategy by making a series of cross-functional operational decisions. The simulation can be calibrated to reflect any industry or business model by adjusting the market dynamics and elasticities of the base conditions. 

Solution Flexibility

Advantexe's interactive business education programs are delivered either self-paced, virtual/live, instructor-led live, or a combination of any delivery method that fits your needs.

Program objectives include: 

  • Read and understand Financial Statements
  • Utilize Financial Statement Analysis Tools
  • Understand Key Financial Performance Metrics
  • Analyze Company and Competitor Financial Reports
  • Understand the drivers of Creating Shareholder Value
  • Conduct a Strategic Financial Analysis
  • Understand and apply Economic Profit

Additional Benefits

  • Non-threatening and simple way to learn and  understand a difficult topic 
  • Can be customized to your organization
  • Interactive learning elements
  • Hands-on, system dynamics, online business simulation
  • Simulation performance analytics

learn-more-about-business-acumen