The Story Behind the Numbers – Financial Statement Analysis

Financial statements are full of information, but knowing the numbers alone is not enough. Understanding how to interpret statements will equip you to explain past performance and predict trends for the future. It is also key to be able to communicate results to non-finance professionals in the manner they best understand.​

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the value in the three major financial statements.
  • Discuss key financial ratio.
  • Discover how to perfect leadership communication.

Major Topics

  • Financial storytelling – How to interpret financial statements.
  • Communicating results to non-finance professionals.
  • Three major financial statements.
  • Key financial ratio.
  • Leadership communication.

Advanced Preparations


Who Should Attend

Professionals wanting to enhance their skills and abilities to explain financial information to associates and clients

Fields of Study

Communications & Marketing




Business Learning Institute Dulaney Center II

CPE Credits




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