Using the information learned in the "Understanding Financial Statements" seminar, this 3-hour course will offer a hands-on, computer-based experience where the information learned in the seminar can be directly applied to a company's individual financial statement. Participants must first complete the 3-hour "Understanding Financial Statements" course before enrolling in this workshop.
Bring your own company's financial statements
Perform common size statements to look for trends
Review comparibles based upon industry averages
Participants will calculate financial ratios for their own business
Rayanna Anderson is the Director of the Small Business & Technology Development Center, as well as a consultant and instructor. She has consulted with over 1,600 businesses and has received the National Consulting Award from the National Association of Small Business Development Centers. She has helped small business owners acquire over 35 million dollars in financing. Plus, five of the businesses she has consulted with have received the Excellence in Business Award from the Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center, and one business has received the National Blue Chip Enterprise Award from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. She holds an MBA from Missouri State University with an emphasis in marketing. Rayanna also has four years of accounting experience and ten years of management experience prior to joining the SBTDC in 1991.