Small Business Courses for Business Owners and Entrepreneurs
The Small Business Courses bundle offers comprehensive step-by-step training and a valuable library of templates to support business owners and entrepreneurs who are committed to improving the operations of their company. CFI’s small business training is designed to give you the flexibility to fit learning into your busy schedule and gain new knowledge at your own pace. This bundle of courses in accounting, financial modeling, budgeting and forecasting, and business strategy will leave you feeling confident with hands-on knowledge and practical skills to better manage and grow your business.
Take advantage of CFI’s valuable resources, top-notch instruction, and flexible training, and take your business to new heights! By investing in your education, you are investing time in building a successful enterprise. The following 5 Small Business Courses were packaged and designed to meet the needs of small-business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs:
1. Reading Financial Statements Course
In this highly interactive course, you will learn how to understand the strength of a financial company and make informed business decisions through interactive video lectures, hands-on exercises, and skill assessments.
The course covers reading and understanding of balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements, and annual reports – the essential skills for every small business owner. You’ll have access to downloadable PDF reference guides – an accounting factsheet and a financial statements glossary – that can be used while taking the course and downloaded to your computer as reference guides.
2. Building a Financial Model in Excel
Take this step-by-step financial modeling course and follow along the detailed video tutorials to learn the best practices of designing a financial model in Excel. In this course, you will learn how to build and link 3 financial statements, format a professional-looking model and have access to valuable Excel templates to build your own from scratch. Join thousands of professionals from top financial institutions around the world who’ve taken this course to advance their financial modeling skills.
3. Corporate & Business Strategy Course
As a small business owner, you’re well aware that strategy plays a key role in the operations of your company and determines the success of every business. In this comprehensive course, you’ll learn the most important terms, theories, concepts, and frameworks you need to know about corporate and business strategy. The course uses real-world case scenarios to illustrate the application of theories and guide you through the strategic analysis process.
4. Budgeting and Forecasting Course
Brush up on your budgeting and forecasting skills with content-rich training that covers the entire budgeting process from the bottom up. By the end of this course, you’ll master various techniques for building budgets and analyzing results. Knowledge of budgeting will provide you with insights on how to increase the chances of organizational performance improvements and adopt a disciplined approach to developing budgets for your small business.
5. Financial Modeling Templates
The Financial Modeling Templates library contains 14+ downloadable and customizable Excel templates designed to save you hours of your time and effort. The templates bundle includes the most essential templates required for organization, growth, and success of every company: 3 statement model, DCF model, budgeting/forecasting model, consolidation model, acquisition model, LBO model, M&A model, industry-specific financial models, comparable company analysis and precedent transaction analysis.