Focus on Financial Management Series (Three Separate Classes of Series to be held October 17, 24 and 31 - Take one or all three) Third Course: Complete your financial education with this third course in our seminar series. This class is designed to teach you how to create and use a cash budget to prepare for future business performance.
During this course, you will learn to estimate future sources and uses of cash. You will also learn how to analyze your predictions to make more informed decisions. You should leave this session feeling more comfortable about decisions related to preparing for growth, realistic loan and financing requests, how much cash you can safely take out of the business, and how to make affordable purchases for your business. At its conclusion, you should be able to: forecast sales, receivables and expenses, use a cash budget to create a month-by-month view and calculate Break-Even, as it relates to business expansions, workforce additions or capital expenditures.
Class 3 (Predict and Control Cash Needs) focuses on the following:
- What is cash planning
- Preparing the cash budget
- Forecasting cash in
- Estimating cash out
- Making informed decisions
- Dealing with cash budgeting problems
- Break-even analysis.