Controllership Skills Update: Risk Management Webinar

CPE

When
March 7
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

CPE Credits
1-A&A; 1-Other

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $89 | Nonmember: $114


 More Information

Course No.
CONT-2017-01-WEBNR-66-01
Level
Intermediate
Prerequisites
Experience and/or exposure to financial management
Note
Your log-in instructions will be sent by Surgent at least 24 hours before the webinar.

Description

  • Understand the sources of risk and potential actions/behavior that may hide them
  • Gain up-to-date knowledge of risk management and build upon and improve existing practices
  • Recognize actions/steps that can result in measurable benefits to an organization
  • Become familiar with the process of Business Continuity Planning
  • Identify and discuss analytical tools and areas for further investigation

Highlights


  • Rethinking Risk Management:
    • Historic view
    • Challenges
    • Rules
    • Recent lessons
    • Required skills
  • Sources of Risk:
    • Economy
    • Competitors
    • Operations
    • Investments
    • Strategy
    • Compensation
    • Routine practices
    • Unethical behavior.
  • Enterprise Risk Management (ERM):
    • Defining ERM
    • Areas of focus
    • Implementation
    • Planning for disasters
    • Business continuity
    • Contingencies
  • Analytical Tools:
    • Post-completion evaluations
    • Simulation
    • Z-score
    • Hedging
    • Brainstorming
    • Mind mapping
    • Delphi technique


Speaker(s)

Anthony C. LaRusso, BA, MBA, CMA
Naples, FL

Tony has over 30 years of experience in industrial and service organizations. During his career he has held senior level management, operating and staff positions, including as President of companies with annual sales of $500 million, consisting of domestic and international facilities. Tony has also held senior level positions in finance, planning and business development, as well as being a Board member in start-up companies. Prior to retiring, during 2003, he was the President of a major division in an international company.

Tony had been an Adjunct Professor of Management for 20 years and has written numerous articles on a variety of business topics. He is a member of several professional organizations, has spoken at Annual Meetings, programs at universities and served as an officer in trade associations. Tony also has had two books published:  Management: Ready Aim Fire (2005) and Practical Financial Decision Making (2011). His biography is included in several publications by Who’s Who.

In addition, since retiring from full-time employment, he has lectured in 35 states including at major corporations, conducted consulting activities and managed real estate investments for a family company. Tony has developed and written courses for the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), was a reviewer for a new book and authored an article How to Avoid Tunnel Vision.

2/2018


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