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    Finance and Accounting for the Non-Financial Manager  with Jean Stenger, CPA

    October 19, 2018
    8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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    Schoolcraft College
    VisTaTech Center – VT 445, 18600 Haggerty Rd.
    Livonia, MI 48152

    Get comfortable, sit back, relax and treat yourself to a spa day!  Not exactly, but this 4-hour workshop will treat you to a greater understanding of the fundamentals behind the numbers in any business.  While we won’t be in pedicure chairs, we will be in a supportive learning environment so that you can become comfortable with the language and foundation of the accounting and financial reporting critical to success in today’s businesses.  About 30% of Fortune 500 CEOs spent the first few years of their careers developing a strong foundation in finance. Join us for this highly interactive and fun workshop and take the mystery out of the numbers.

    Acquire the fundamental language of accounting and finance
    Identify critical financial reports and the key elements of profitability and business evaluation
    Grasp budgeting concepts and the drivers behind the budget
    Develop key performance indexes, ratios and metrics relevant to your business
    Explore cash flow and techniques for projecting cash flow
    Create your own plan for putting these concepts into action

    About Your Workshop Leader:
    Jean FileJean M. Stenger, CPA  is an Automotive Women’s Alliance Foundation Board Member and Treasurer.   Her day job currently consists of being a Senior Manager at DKSS CPAs + Advisors where she co-manages the Accounting Services Group, interacts daily with clients regarding tax planning and accounting strategies, teaches clients about accounting, internal controls and financial reporting, and works with her small business clients as a CFO.  She oversees over 200 client relationships ranging from individuals to small/medium size businesses in a variety of industries.

    Additionally, Ms. Stenger had her own accounting practice before selling it to DKSS CPAs + Advisors, was the CFO for a mortgage company, worked as an internal auditor and has volunteered in many not-for-profit organizations.

    Ms. Stenger earned her Master’s Degree in Finance from Walsh College and her Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Michigan State University.  She has over 36 years of experience in the field of accounting and finance.

    Registration includes breakfast and snacks.


    Cancellation Policy
    Cancellations for events will be accepted until 5pm seven business days before an event.  Cancellations received by this date will be refunded in full.  Refunds cannot be issued for cancellations received after this date; however, substitutions for another person to attend in your place are gladly accepted.

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    $95.00 Member Registration For Finance and Accounting for the Non-Financial Manager

    $115.00 Non- Member Registration Finance and Accounting for the Non-Financial Manager