Financial Bootcamp for HR’s Seat at the Strategic Table

February 24, 2020
4:30 PM - 6:45 PM

Castle of Knights
1599 Memorial Drive
Chicopee, MA 01020
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Topic:  Financial Bootcamp for HR's Seat at the Strategic Table

Presenter:  John W. Rogers, PhD Professor of Economics at American International College

This program will provide a basic understanding of accounting and finance principles in a format relevant to professionals in human resource management. If finance and accounting are 'the languages of business,' HR professionals need to be able to speak this language in order to feel comfortable sharing their expertise during stragtegic discussions with senior leadership. The program will cover financial statement analysis, cost accounting, budgeting, investment and strategic decision making. It seeks to provide a solid base of financial literacy for the HR professional who aspires to be a true strategic partner for their organization. 

Learning objectives include:

  • Understand the key sources of financial information, how they are compiled, and how they are used in decision making and performance evaluation.
  • Conduct analysis of financial statements using key financial ratios.
  • Diagnose pros and cons of budgeting and cost accounting techniques.
  • Apply financial logic to making business decisions and applying this logic to human resource management.
  • Evaluate the methods that financial professionals use to assess value creation when making strategic decisions.


Note! This program has been approved for 1.25 BUSINESS CREDITS WITH HRCI and SHRM!



$0.00 Professional Member Ticket

$35.00 Associate Member Ticket

$0.00 Corporate Member Ticket

$40.00 Non-Member Ticket

$0.00 Student Member