In this bundle of courses, you will learn to move beyond the accounting and processing side of the finance function and become forward looking and strategic. The bundle includes your first 100 day as CFO and assessing the situation. It includes making a strategic contribution by teaching you strategic planning techniques. You’ll learn about capital allocation and its importance in achieving long term return and sustainability. You look at financing strategy and explore the different sources of raising capital. And finally, you’ll do a deep dive into change management and getting major initiatives done using people.
Blair is a many-time corporate director, CFO, educator, innovator, thought leader, presenter, and curiosity generalist. As an academic-practitioner, he’s a perpetual learner who observes and experiments with various financial and management theories in real world context. He shares stories of his successes, failures, and lessons learned to all those who share a passion for further developing their own financial leadership qualities. His focus is on defining and developing a career path for financial professionals aspiring to the Office of the CFO and the Board of Directors. Blair has worked extensively with CPA Canada in recent years to design, develop, and launch the professional certification program.