Getting Our Mise en Place: Setting Our Table for the Future

Online Event

09 December, 2021

4:00 pm - 4:50 pm GMT

4:00 pm - 4:50 pm GMT

Getting Our Mise en Place: Setting Our Table for the Future

Speaker: Tom Hood, CPA, CITP, CGMA

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Gain insights into the challenges and issues facing finance leaders. This webcast provides a deep dive into the skills and competencies needed to adapt and thrive in a world of accelerating change and digital transformation.

Learning outcomes

  • Analyze how the pandemic has affected finance functions (CFOs, Controllers, FP&A) and what the research says about the future of finance
  • Identify the top trends and issues facing finance in a useful framework
  • Determine the top skills and competencies needed to stay relevant and provide increasing value post-pandemic
  • Formulate a game plan and identify resources to help you succeed in a global VUCA world

£39.20 (CIMA members only)


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Product information


Adapt and thrive in these extraordinary times

Finance professionals are being asked for forecasts, scenarios and business model transformations.

In this webcast, you'll learn more about the latest trends and how to:

  • Outline the effects of government relief packages
  • Understand the increasing complexity of tax compliance
  • Prepare for life beyond the pandemic

This is an AICPA & CIMA CFO Conference 2021 session rebroadcast.

Key Topics

  • Hard trends and challenges affecting finance and accounting
  • Using technologies and automation for greater impact
  • Skills and competencies of the future-ready finance and accounting professional
  • Shaping the future with vision and digital transformation

20% Discount has been applied to Members.

Who should take this course?

  • CGMAs
  • Accountants and finance professionals
  • CFOs and business managers
  • Controllers

Professional development

This Webcast offers 1 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Field of study: Business Management & Organization
Prerequisites:3-5 years in the profession
Programme level:Intermediate
Access:This is a live event. You will have access to webcast on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.

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£39.20 (CIMA members only)


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  • Tom Hood, CPA, CITP, CGMA

    Maryland Association of CPAs & The Business Learning Institute

    "If there is a conversation about the future of the profession, you're bound to hear Hood's name mentioned as one of the people leading the way. From his Innovation Summit to his many speaking engagements, from his prolific tweets to his range of alliances with vendors, other organizations, and thought leaders and influencers at all levels, Hood is doing as much as anyone - and more than most- to lead public accounting forward."

    • Accounting Today, 2013

    Tom is a former CFO of a highway construction company and was shaped by his involvement in the MACPA and AICPA. He was named the second most influential leader in the CPA Profession in Accounting Today's 2013 list of the Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting (his ninth time).

    Linked-in recruited Tom as one of their Top 150 Influencers and he was named to the Top 25 Influencers in Learning by HR Examiner. Tom was also has named one of the Top 25 Thought Leaders by CPA Practice Advisor. Tom is passionate about three areas, leadership, learning, and technology. Tom's recognition and awards reflect his leadership in helping CPAs "shape their future" through his work as the CEO of the Maryland Association of CPAs and the Business Learning Institute, a center for the development of leadership, strategic thinking, and collaboration skills for CPAs.


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