MBAexpress: Networking - Building a Stronger Professional Network

People & leadership

Course

MBAexpress: Networking - Building a Stronger Professional Network

Instructors: Peter Margaritis, CPA, CGMA, MAc; Jennifer Elder

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level

    Basic

  • Duration

    1 hour

Learn to build a strong network that can assist you in launching a new idea or plan, developing new business and clients, reducing costs in recruiting, and leveraging your career.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify types of social networks and the unique value they bring
  • Recognise key influencers for building your network
  • Recall best practices for attending conferences or business networking events

£29.00 (CIMA members only)

£39.00

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Product information

Overview

Networking is one of the most powerful tools accountants can develop, but it takes time, energy, and commitment to build a strong network. Learn to build a strong professional network that can assist you in launching a new idea or plan, developing new business and clients, reducing costs in recruiting, and leveraging your career.

Topics discussed:

  • Types of networks
  • Types of influential people
  • Building your network
  • Clique versus entrepreneurial networks
  • Volunteerism

Who should take this course?

  • CFOs, controllers, treasurers, and other financial managers.

Professional development

This Course - Online 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: Communications
Prerequisites:None
Programme level:Basic
Duration:1 hour
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£29.00 (CIMA members only)

£39.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Instructors

  • Peter Margaritis, CPA, CGMA, MAc

  • Jennifer Elder

    Jennifer Elder specializes in making the financially complicated simple, awesomely simple. She has seen all sides of the accounting profession starting in public accounting, was an Accounting Department Chair, and CFO in the private sector. She has worked in manufacturing and distribution, residential construction and development, software development, and angel investing. She is also involved in non-profits, sitting on the Board of Directors of Rude Ranch Animal Rescue.

    Jennifer is currently President of The Sustainable CFO, helping business owners, executives, and CPAs enhance their success skills and find that elusive work-life balance. She also assists businesses in developing a strategy for integrating sustainability into strategic plans and day-to-day operations. In addition, Jennifer teaches finance at Antioch University New England, is a trainer with the AICPA and Business Learning Institute, and is a contributing writer for TriplePundit.

    When it comes to instruction, Jennifer believes that in order for training to be effective it must be: approachable, applicable, interactive, and interesting. She focuses on finding the essence of a topic, explaining so that it can be understood at all levels, illustrates with real-life examples, creates opportunities to apply the knowledge, and does it with an infectious enthusiasm. Her goal is to ensure that everyone walks away with something they can use and apply immediately.

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