Strategic and Operational Risk Analysis

2 Credits: Business Management & Organization


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Strategic and Operational Risk Analysis

Course Level
CPE Credits

2 Credits: Business Management & Organization

Course Description

Before enrolling in this course, professionals might find themselves overwhelmed by the complexity of modern economic challenges, struggling to assess and mitigate risks effectively. The ever-changing landscape of customer behaviors, workforce trends, and regulatory environments can seem daunting, hindering strategic decision-making and operational efficiency.

After completing the course, participants will experience a transformative increase in their ability to conduct comprehensive risk analyses and develop robust strategies. This course acts as a bridge, empowering attendees with the knowledge and tools to analyze and respond proactively to various economic factors, including ESG and DEI trends, and the implications of an aging workforce.

Participants will gain insights into conducting strategic and operational risk analyses, enabling them to identify risks and opportunities more accurately. This newfound understanding will guide them in implementing effective risk management programs, optimizing supply chain operations, and ensuring sustainable organizational growth. The course paves the way for attendees to lead their organizations confidently through economic complexities and into a successful future.

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Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Analyze the impact of a critical risks and systems on risk management programs, employment, supply chain and survivability,
  • Analyze the impact of the ESG and DEI emerging trends to include definitions, cautions, risks and opportunities,
  • Determine the impact on an organization of an aging U. S. population and succession planning; and
  • Perform a strategic and operational risk analysis.
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Course Specifics

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Revision Date
June 19, 2023

Knowledge of major macro- and micro-economic issues.

Advanced Preparation


Compliance Information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

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Meet The Experts

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Francis X. Ryan, CPA, CGMA, MBA, is the president of F.X. Ryan & Associates, which specializes in lean systems implementations, activity-based costing, strategic and operational risk analyses, and corporate governance evaluations. Frank serves and has served on numerous boards of publicly traded companies and nonprofit organizations. In 2008, he was elected chairman of the board of Good Shepherd Center. Frank has served as chairman of the audit committees of two publicly traded companies, and he’s the current audit committee chairman of a major nonprofit organization in Maryland. Francis X. Ryan is an acclaimed author on activity-based costing, lean systems, and …

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