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  • January 19
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Utilizing Excel® for Financial Analysis and Modeling

January 19

Explore the business professionals' guide for using Microsoft® Excel® to create financial scenarios and models.

There are many choices in financial software. Microsoft® Excel® is one of the best and most versatile financial decision-making tools available. This material demonstrates how to use the features in Excel® to build financial models. The topics discussed include how to use formulas, pie charts, functions, pivot tables and statistics to build financial models.

Learning Objectives

- You will be able to define financial modeling.

- You will be able to identify the goal of financial modeling.

- You will be able to analyze formulas, graphs, statistics and pivot tables.

- You will be able to utilize the tools in Excel® to build financial models.

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Agenda

What Is Financial Modeling?
  • Definitions
    • Wikipedia®
    • Investopedia®
The Goal of Financial Modeling
Why Excel®?
Tools
  • Formulas Overview
  • Graphs Overview
  • Statistics Overview
  • Pivot Tables Overview
Demonstrations in Excel®
  • Household Budget to Introduce Formulas and Pie Charts
  • Calculations Using Financial Formulas in Excel®
    • PMT Function
    • CUMIPMT Function
    • FV Function
  • Creating Column Charts
  • Statistics
    • AVERAGE
    • STDEVS
    • FORECAST, LINEAR
  • Pivot Tables
Lessons (I've) Learned
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Over 30 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Credits

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  • AIPB 1.5
     
  • This program is acceptable for 1.5 CPEC(s) towards the CB designation through the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB).
     
  • IAAP 1.5
     
  • This course has been preapproved by the International Association of Administrative professionals for 1.5 recertification point(s).
     
  • CPE 1.8 including Finance 1.8
     
  • Lorman Education Services is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: https://www.nasbaregistry.org/cpas/complaints. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact our offices at 866-352-9539. CPE Credit: Maximum Credit Hours: 1.8 each session (based on a 50 minute credit hour). You must attend at least 50 minutes to obtain credit. Field of Study: Finance for 1.8 hours. Prerequisite: basic knowledge of business financials. Level of Knowledge: Intermediate. Teaching Method: Seminar/Lecture. Advance Preparation: None. Delivery Method: Group Internet Based. Please refer to the information in this brochure for outline, course content and objectives. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of attendance. Final approval of a course for CPE credit belongs with each state's regulatory board. Please note: In order to receive CPE credit for this course you MUST use the streaming audio option, as well as enable and complete the required progress checks.
     
  • Lorman Business Center, Inc. is a registered provider for CPA CPE through the State Education Department of New York, Sponsor number: 000640. The following course will carry the subject area of Accounting for 1.5 hours.
     
  • Lorman Business Center, Inc. has registered with the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy as a CPE Sponsor. This registration does not constitute an endorsement by the Board as to the quality of our CPE Program. This program qualifies for 1.8 hours of continuing professional education.
     

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Who should attend?

This live webinar is designed for presidents, vice presidents, accountants, CFOs, controllers, tax managers, directors, analysts, bookkeepers, tax preparers, administrative professionals and accounts payable professionals.

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Faculty

Jay R. Carlson

FatDAWGS.com

  • Principal and co-owner of FatDAWGS.com, an IT solutions company
  • Microsoft® Certified System Engineer (MCSE) as well as a Microsoft® Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
  • More than 20 years of experience in the IT industry, including working as the technical lead at a top software company supporting their financial software
  • Through FatDAWGS.com, he co-wrote OfficeFest 2007, a self-published series of training modules that includes “Using Microsoft® Excel® for Financial Analysis”, “Microsoft® Excel® Pivot Tables and Charts”, as well as “Visual Basic for Applications in Microsoft® Excel® 2007”
  • Co-developed commercial SQL solutions and well-reviewed iPhone® applications
  • Graduate, Southern Illinois University; master’s degree in public administration with an emphasis in finance, University of Montana; associate's degree in journalism
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Product ID: 401437
Published 2017, 2018
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