Becoming a Great Predictor: Create Better Forecasts
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Becoming a Great Predictor: Create Better Forecasts


Total Credits: 2 including 2 Accounting - Technical

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Bundles:
The Virtual CFO Series - Preparing for the Future
Category:
Accounting and Auditing |  ACPEN Industry Institute |  Industry
Faculty:
John Levy
Course Levels:
Intermediate
Duration:
2 Hours
License:
Access for 30 day(s) after program date.

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Description

Imagine being able to see into the future with confidence.  The ability to be a great forecaster is not innate but learned.  By examining great forecasters, we can learn to improve our ability to predict the future.  We will examine best practices and current research to improve our ability to predict events that will affect our business.  

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives *Learn techniques that will improve your forecasting ability
Major Subjects

*Why an open mind and the ability to doubt helps make great predictions

*Why it is better to be a fox than a hedgehog

*How non-conformists change the world

*How to focus on what matters

*How to learn from the past without hindsight bias


Course Materials

Faculty

John Levy Related seminars and products: 15

MBA, CPA


John F. Levy, MBA, CPA, is the CEO of Board Advisory Services, a consulting firm that assists public companies, or companies aspiring to be public, with corporate governance, compliance, financial reporting and financial strategies. He has nine years of experience with three large, national accounting firms and has served  as CFO of both public and private companies. John currently serves on the Board of Directors of three public companies, including as vice-chairman of one company and audit committee chair of another. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business.


Dates

Tue, Nov 27, 2018 - 10:00a to 12:00p EST
Wed, Dec 12, 2018 - 08:00a to 10:00a EST
Thu, Dec 27, 2018 - 08:00a to 10:00a EST
Thu, Jan 03, 2019 - 11:00a to 01:00p EST
Tue, Jan 15, 2019 - 08:00a to 10:00a EST
Wed, Jan 30, 2019 - 08:00a to 10:00a EST
Fri, Feb 08, 2019 - 10:00a to 12:00p EST
Wed, Feb 13, 2019 - 11:00a to 01:00p EST
Wed, Feb 27, 2019 - 11:00a to 01:00p EST
Mon, Mar 04, 2019 - 11:00a to 01:00p EST
Thu, Mar 14, 2019 - 09:00a to 11:00a EDT
Thu, Mar 28, 2019 - 10:00a to 12:00p EDT
Wed, Apr 03, 2019 - 09:00a to 11:00a EDT
Fri, Apr 12, 2019 - 11:00a to 01:00p EDT
Fri, Apr 26, 2019 - 12:00p to 02:00p EDT
Thu, May 02, 2019 - 02:00p to 04:00p EDT
Tue, May 14, 2019 - 10:00a to 12:00p EDT
Thu, May 30, 2019 - 10:00a to 12:00p EDT
Mon, Jun 10, 2019 - 09:00a to 11:00a EDT
Thu, Jun 27, 2019 - 06:00p to 08:00p EDT
Fri, Jun 28, 2019 - 08:00a to 10:00a EDT
Wed, Jul 03, 2019 - 09:00a to 11:00a EDT
Tue, Jul 16, 2019 - 09:00a to 11:00a EDT
Fri, Jul 26, 2019 - 04:00p to 06:00p EDT
Thu, Aug 01, 2019 - 02:00p to 04:00p EDT
Tue, Aug 13, 2019 - 11:00a to 01:00p EDT
Thu, Aug 29, 2019 - 10:00a to 12:00p EDT
Wed, Sep 04, 2019 - 10:00a to 12:00p EDT
Fri, Sep 13, 2019 - 08:00a to 10:00a EDT
Thu, Sep 26, 2019 - 12:00p to 02:00p EDT
Wed, Oct 02, 2019 - 09:00a to 11:00a EDT
Mon, Oct 14, 2019 - 09:00a to 11:00a EDT
Tue, Oct 29, 2019 - 10:00a to 12:00p EDT
Fri, Nov 01, 2019 - 01:00p to 03:00p EDT
Thu, Nov 14, 2019 - 08:00a to 10:00a EST
Tue, Dec 03, 2019 - 11:00a to 01:00p EST
Fri, Dec 13, 2019 - 09:00a to 11:00a EST
Mon, Dec 30, 2019 - 09:00a to 11:00a EST

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites Some budgeting and forecasting experience
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For CFOs, Controllers, Budget Managers and other professionals who work on budgets and forecasts
Original Recording Date 08/03/2018
Yellow Book No
Course Developer Executive Education, Inc.
Date Added to Catalog 07/05/18

Additional Information

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Instructional Delivery Method Group Internet Based
Course Registration Requirements Online Registration
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