Financial Poise™ and West LegalEd Center Air "Where Did All My Profits Go? Mastering the Concept of Working Capital," a Webinar Premiering on June 7th at 3:00 PM CST

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Financial Poise™ Webinars and West LegalEdcenter are pleased to announce the June 7th premiere of a new webinar “MBA IN A DAY- ESSENTIALS OF FINANCE & ACCOUNTING 2018: Where Did All My Profits Go? Mastering the Concept of Working Capital," which explores the "art" of managing working capital.

Working capital is the elemental center of cash flow, which in turn is the lifeblood of any business, and as such, it deserves much attention.

“If you don’t know your numbers, you don’t know your business.” This is a common refrain that is equally applicable to attorneys and other consultants who work with businesses.

The MBA IN A DAY- ESSENTIALS OF FINANCE & ACCOUNTING Financial Poise webinar series is designed for you if you are a startup founder, business owner, executive, investor, attorney or consultant who, though not a finance or accounting professional, finds herself needing to understand finance and accounting. It won’t make you an expert but it will give you the tools you need to speak with experts in order to get more out of them and it will provide a solid foundation on which you can build.

Packed with illustrative examples, helpful anecdotes and real-world case studies, this series teaches you some of the key take things you need to understand about finance and accounting.

The fourth and final episode of the series, Where Did All My Profits Go? Mastering the Concept of Working Capital, airs on June 7th at 3:00 PM CST (Register Here) and features Moderator Jonathan Friedland of Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Helsinger. He is joined by Jim Bienias of AlixPartners, Richard Claywell of the Office of J. Richard Claywell CPA, Paul Clinkscales of Aesir Media Group, and Michael Yarmo of Toptal LLC.

Stated simply, Working Capital = Current Assets - Current Liabilities. This equation helps a company (and its financing sources) understand whether it has enough short term cash inflows to cover its short term cash outflows, also referred to as liquidity.

But it’s not as simple as that. And, because it is the elemental center of cash flow, which in turn is the lifeblood of any business, it deserves much attention.

Understanding the various parts of working capital will allow you to develop a plan for taming your working capital and, instead, have it work for you. In this webinar you will learn what parts of the balance sheet make up working capital and what actions cause the most problems with cash flow. It also covers best practices for managing working capital that will allow you to avoid working capital issues that can negatively impact cash flow, tax acceleration and make financing difficult to find.

The MBA IN A DAY- ESSENTIALS OF FINANCE & ACCOUNTING Series is produced by Financial Poise.™ All episodes will be available live through West LegalEdCenter and then on-demand following the live premiere.

As with every Financial Poise Webinar, each episode is delivered in Plain English understandable to investors, business owners, and executives without much background in these areas, yet is also valuable to attorneys, accountants, and other seasoned professionals. And, as with every Financial Poise Webinar, each episode brings you into engaging, sometimes humorous, conversations designed to entertain as it teaches. Each episode in the series is designed to be viewed independently of the other episodes, so that participants will enhance their knowledge of this area whether they attend one, some, or all episodes.

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