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Managing the Accounting Department


Total Credits: 4 including 4 Business Management & Organization - Non-technical

Average Rating:
   4.6
Category:
ACPEN Industry Institute |  Industry
Faculty:
James T. Lindell, CPA, CSP, CGMA, MBA
Course Levels:
Intermediate
Duration:
4 Hours
License:
Access for 30 day(s) after program date.

Dates
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Description

Welcome to a management course that helps CFOs and Controllers lead the Accounting Department. It is essential that the Accounting Department have a Vision which is aligned with the Business goals. Controllers must also be comfortable with wearing multiple 'hats' in the business. The head of the Accounting Department must be skilled in a variety of leadership skills, technical skills, managerial skills and current management techniquest.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Understand and describe their Vision for the Accounting Department *
  • Understand the tradeoff of wearing Multiple Hats
  • Learn Servant Leadership concepts as well as Leadership characteristics
  • Learn the importance of implementing Lean Office techniques within the Accounting Department
  • Understand their role in managing Employees  
  • Recruit Retain Develop and Correct Mistakes

Major Subjects
  • Accounting
  • Leadership
  • Management

Course Materials

Faculty

James T. Lindell, CPA, CSP, CGMA, MBA's Profile

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President

Thorsten Consulting Group, Inc.


James (Jimmy) T. Lindell is President of Thorsten Consulting Group, which provides strategic and financial consulting, professional speaking, training, and executive coaching. Jim has extensive senior management experience, including positions as Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Controller, and Corporate Assistant Controller. Jim has worked with various industries, including manufacturing, healthcare, not-for-profit, distribution, and food processing. He has participated in more than 50 M&A projects.

Jim is a CPA with public accounting experience at several local and regional accounting firms and received the Certified Speaking Professional designation from the National Speakers Association. He is a Vistage Chairman and responsible for two CEO groups in the Milwaukee area.  He is a member (and instructor) of the American Institute of CPAs and the Wisconsin Institute of CPAs and a National Speakers Association member.

Jim is the author of Controller as Business Manager (Published by the AICPA and Wiley) and author of the AICPA courses: Annual Update for Controllers (Best Seller), Analytics and Big Data for Accountants, and many other courses on financial leadership.

Jim is a ten-time recipient of the AICPA’s Outstanding Discussion Leader Award.

Jim is a member of the folk music group Deep Pool, retired coach of a boys’ high school rugby club, and is contemplating if he should foolishly play another “old boys” rugby game.


Dates

Thu, Jul 29, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:41pm EDT
Wed, Aug 11, 2021 - 04:00pm to 07:41pm EDT
Tue, Aug 31, 2021 - 11:00am to 02:41pm EDT
Thu, Sep 02, 2021 - 07:00pm to 10:41pm EDT
Mon, Sep 27, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:41pm EDT
Tue, Oct 05, 2021 - 12:00pm to 03:41pm EDT
Thu, Oct 28, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:41pm EDT
Thu, Nov 04, 2021 - 11:00am to 02:41pm EDT
Tue, Nov 23, 2021 - 04:00pm to 07:41pm EST
Tue, Dec 07, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:41pm EST
Wed, Dec 29, 2021 - 12:00pm to 03:41pm EST

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites None
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For Certified Public Accountants and professionals in Industry
Original Recording Date 02/08/2018
Yellow Book No
Course Developer James T. Lindell
Date Added to Catalog 02/03/2018

Additional Information

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Instructional Delivery Method Group Internet Based
Course Registration Requirements Online Registration
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Reviews

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Overall:      4.6

Total Reviews: 205

Comments

Allison R

"Two thumbs way up! A huge boon for a CPA moving from public practice to private. "

Brenda W

"Fantastic presentation and very informative and useful. Excited to go back to work and apply what I learned "

Nancy P

"One of the best courses I have taken. We all get accounting training but my people training is sadly lacking!!"

Alynn P

"Great presentation! Many good ideas! I can see where I'm falling short as well. Thank you!"

Irina L

"That is a really useful class - I would like more from this speaker on the related subject of managing accounting "

Staub J

"Dynamic speaker and interesting topics"

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Tamera B

"Great course- I look forward to implementing the tools I learned today."

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