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MBAexpress: Essence of Entrepreneurship - V 2.0
Management Accounting
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MBAexpress: Essence of Entrepreneurship - V 2.0

An entrepreneur is defined as "a person who starts a business and is willing to risk loss in order to make money." Join us to learn about non-traditional business plans, challenges of entrepreneurship, and more.

$35 - $45
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Format

Webcast

Date

Oct 13, 2021

NASBA Field of Study

Business Management and Organization

Level

Basic

CPE Credits

1

Author(s)

Peter Margaritis, Jennifer H. Elder

Availability

3 months

Product Number

BLI2863277

 Business & partner 
Product Details

Tactics and strategies for entrepreneurship

In this webcast, we'll discuss an alternative approach to building your business plan, along with a candid discussion of the "dark side" of being an entrepreneur.

You'll learn:

  • Why business plans that focus on the numbers is the wrong approach
  • The four components of a non-traditional business plan
  • Strategies for generating leads
  • And more!

Key Topics

  • Why current business plans that focus primarily on the numbers is the wrong approach
  • People, opportunity, context, risk and reward
  • The dark side of being an entrepreneur
  • Lead-generation strategies

Learning Objectives

  • Identify key areas to focus on when starting a business
  • Identify the four components of a non-traditional business plan
  • Recognize the importance your team's resume
  • Recognize the personal challenges of being an entrepreneur

Who Will Benefit

  • CPAs, accountants and finance professionals
  • Corporate finance teams
  • Business leaders
Credit Info
CPE Credits
1
NASBA Field of Study
Business Management and Organization
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
Access
This is a digital product. With full paid access the content will be available to you for 3 months after purchase date.
Duration
1 hr
Pricing
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Nonmembers
$45.00
AICPA Members
$35.00

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2 to 5 registrants

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Speakers
Peter Margaritis
Peter Margaritis, CPA, CGMA, CSP, is a keynote speaker, communication strategist, and improv virtuoso. Peter is the author of two books, Improv Is No Joke: Using Improvisation to Create Positive Results in Leadership and Life and Taking the Numb Out of Numbers: Explaining and Presenting Financial Information with Confidence and Clarity. Peter works with financial professionals to help adapt their mindset and believes that strong communication skills are the most effective way of delivering technical knowledge and building strong business relationships. The underlying premise in everything Peter does is the power of applied improvisation. He focuses his strategies using two powerful words, YES AND along with the concept of listening to understand. This strategy promotes a better connection with customers and clients leading to higher profits and higher retention of employees. Peter has delivered over 500 keynote speeches and workshops in 38 states in the U.S. and across Canada and the Caribbean. His clients range from Fortune 500 companies to family-owned businesses, national, regional & local public accounting firms, and national and state associations. Peter earned his Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of Kentucky, a Master’s Degree in Accountancy from Case Western Reserve University and he is a licensed, non-practicing, CPA in Ohio. He has worked for companies such as Price Waterhouse, Victoria Secret Catalogue (not as a model), two large banking institutions and has managed restaurants in his day. Don’t be surprised – he is Greek. He was also an assistant professor of accounting and taught in the MBA program at THE Ohio Dominican University in Columbus, OH. Peter is also a blogger, writer, humorist and a podcaster. His podcast, Change Your Mindset can be found on his website, along with iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play. You can visit his website (petermargaritis.com) to watch his videos and read his promotional resources which include a variety of magazine articles, along with his weekly blog. Peter lives in Westerville, OH with his wife, 17-year-old son, and two Labrador retrievers. His passion is his family and improvisation, along with a love of humor, and at times he performs both improv and stand-up comedy.
Jennifer H. Elder
CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA, MS
Jennifer Elder, CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA is a keynote speaker, trainer, and business coach dedicated to business transformation. For more than 20 years, she has been helping businesses by peeling back the layers of "administrivia" and finding the hidden strengths and core values that make you and your company awesome. Ms. Elder works with businesses to develop a compelling business strategy that is quick to implement that transforms your company from what you are now to what you have always wanted to be. Known for being energetic and enthusiastic, Ms. Elder has been delivering high-quality, customized training that make complicated topics easy to understand, relevant, and useful for years. She has conducted seminars for the Fortune 500, US Government, State CPA Societies, and CPA Firms in 33 states. Her sessions are highly interactive, full of discussion, and even entertaining. Ms. Elder received her BA from the University of Massachusetts and an MS in Organizational Management from Antioch University New England. She lives on her boat near Annapolis, Maryland.
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MBAexpress: Essence of Entrepreneurship - V 2.0
Oct 13, 2021
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