CFO Series: Accounting for Lean: Staying in Step with Lean Webinar
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CFO Series: Accounting for Lean: Staying in Step with Lean Webinar


Feb. 3
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

CPE Credits



PICPA Member: $79 | Nonmember: $104

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Course No.
At least six (6) months of professional financial statement analysis experience, or at least six (6) credit hours of corporate finance classwork at an accredited university.
This webinar is hosted by PICPA's partner, CPA Crossings, LLC. After registering, you will receive an email from with the log-in information.


The plodding accounting conventions of yesterday can inhibit the quickly adapting operations of today. As business processes become faster, scheduling, inventory management, and data collection must change to reflect your organization's new reality. This session will help you adapt your accounting methods as the world is changing around you.

Learning Objectives:

After attending this course, you will be able to...

  • Determine the needs of those who use financial reports 
  • Focus on better metrics that your users can understand and use to make informed business decisions


The major topics covered in this class include:

  • How 'lean' is different from traditional practices
  • Are we doing too much or too little?
  • Quantifying the benefits of lean
  • Practical application of lean concepts in an accounting department
  • Learn how to see accounting output from the users' perspective
  • Gain insights into making your department more efficient
  • What are the key concepts of lean and how do they apply to accounting?
  • Creating a culture of continuous improvement