Excel Tips and Tools for Better Budgets and Forecasts

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Webcast
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Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

Course Description

Excel is the de facto budgeting and forecasting tool for most professionals, yet many don’t leverage its numerous built-in tools. Learn Excel features such as FORECAST, FORECAST.ETS, TREND, Forecast Sheets, XNPV, and XIRR. Additionally, techniques to manage what-if analysis using Scenario Manager, Solver, and the value of performing Monte Carlo simulations. If you use Excel for budgeting and forecasting, you can’t afford to miss this session.

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • List key budgeting and forecasting-centric features in Excel
  • Differentiate between Excel’s capital budgeting functions
  • Utilize Scenario Manager to manage different sets of budget assumptions
  • Solve complex, multi-variable equations with Excel’s Solver add-in
  • Create Monte Carlo simulations to model risk in budgets and forecasts

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC1222274951
Revision Date
January 14, 2022
Prerequisites

None

Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr. Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA)

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

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Excel Tips and Tools for Better Budgets and Forecasts

CPE CREDITS
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

$98.00


Webcasts are available for viewing Monday - Saturday, 8am - 8pm ET.
This webcast is 2 hours in length so you must start it before 06:00 pm ET.
Start within 3 hour(s) and 42 minutes to watch today.

Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

Course Description

Excel is the de facto budgeting and forecasting tool for most professionals, yet many don’t leverage its numerous built-in tools. Learn Excel features such as FORECAST, FORECAST.ETS, TREND, Forecast Sheets, XNPV, and XIRR. Additionally, techniques to manage what-if analysis using Scenario Manager, Solver, and the value of performing Monte Carlo simulations. If you use Excel for budgeting and forecasting, you can’t afford to miss this session.

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • List key budgeting and forecasting-centric features in Excel
  • Differentiate between Excel’s capital budgeting functions
  • Utilize Scenario Manager to manage different sets of budget assumptions
  • Solve complex, multi-variable equations with Excel’s Solver add-in
  • Create Monte Carlo simulations to model risk in budgets and forecasts

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC1222274951
Revision Date
January 14, 2022
Prerequisites

None

Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr. Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA)

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA) Read More »

Excel Tips and Tools for Better Budgets and Forecasts

CPE CREDITS
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

Webcasts are available for viewing Monday - Saturday, 8am - 8pm ET.
This webcast is 2 hours in length so you must start it before 06:00 pm ET.
Start within 3 hour(s) and 42 minutes to watch today.

$98.00