Must Know Financial Concepts and Terms for IT Pros Course

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Created by James Ntui
Last updated Mon, 01-Aug-2022
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Course overview

The MUST KNOW Financial Concepts and Terms for IT professionals is a short, non-certification to augment the knowledge, competencies, and capabilities of IT professionals (and even non-IT professionals) concerning financial terms and concepts.

This course will be useful for any IT professionals who will do design decisions based on customers' requirements and constraints and understand the business and financial jargon as well.


TABLE OF CONTENT

• Lesson 1: What is Finance? • Lesson 2: Importance of Finance • Lesson 3: Types of Finance • Lesson 4: Principles of Finance • Lesson 5: What is Finance for IT • Lesson 6: What is CAPEX? • Lesson 7: What is OPEX? • Lesson 8: What is a Budget? • Lesson 9: Total Cost of Ownership • Lesson 10: What is RFI? • Lesson 11: What is RFP? • Lesson 12: What is LOI? • Lesson 13: Purchase Order • Lesson 14: Service Level Agreement • Lesson 15: SWOT Analysis • Lesson 16: Forecasting • Lesson 17: What is ROI? • Lesson 18: Return on Sales • Lesson 19: Conflict of Interest • Lesson 20: Due Diligence • Lesson 21: Cost of Capital • Lesson 22: Net Present Value (NPV) • Lesson 23: Revenue Growth • Lesson 24: Gross Margin • Lesson 25: Benefit-Cost Ratio • Lesson 26: Risk Tolerance • Lesson 27: Cash Flow • Lesson 28: Warranty and Guarantee • Lesson 29: Developing an IT Budget. • Lesson 30: Key Performance Indicator (KPI). Also, as with all our other courses, students of this course are placed in our Study Group. So, when you have any technical questions, you can ask the Instructors directly, which is one of the biggest benefits of our courses. It is not a Forum, it is a Live, Study Group with thousands of people!

What is the target audience for this course

IT professionals or even non-IT professionals


What will i learn?

  • The main objective of this short course is to familiarize people with financial concepts and terms, which usually pose a problem for IT professionals (IT managers, Chief Information Officers, CIOs, IT project managers, and IT engineers), and even non-IT professionals.
  • Additionally, after completing this course, you should be able to: • Understand financial and business concepts to improve your career
  • Fully understand how to apply financial concepts in IT and in other aspects of life.
  • Take advantage of the trainer’s extensive experiences leading projects, managing IT departments, and dealing with finance, investments, and other financial vehicles
  • Know the various definitions of financial concepts and terms
  • Know some key formulas. and Benefits from various illustrations, statistics, and examples.

Requirements

  • Willing to Learn

Modules

31 Lessons 08:50:29 Hours
Must Know Financial Concepts and Terms Course Introduction
1 Lessons 00:07:07 Hours
  • MUST KNOW Financial Concepts and Terms - Intro
    Preview 00:07:07
  • What is Finance
    Preview 00:19:38
  • Importance of Finance
    00:15:31
  • Types of Finance
    Preview 00:20:02
  • Principles of Finance
    00:22:46
  • What is Finance for IT
    00:18:28
  • What is CAPEX
    Preview 00:20:39
  • What is OPEX
    00:23:03
  • What is a Budget
    00:22:48
  • Total Cost of Ownership
    00:21:30
  • What is RFI
    00:14:33
  • What is RFP
    00:17:35
  • What is an LOI
    00:21:40
  • Purchase Order
    00:16:55
  • Service Level Agreement
    00:19:25
  • SWOT Analysis
    00:17:41
  • Forecasting
    00:13:56
  • Net Present Value (NPV)
    00:18:10
  • Revenue Growth
    00:18:09
  • Return on Sales
    00:15:37
  • Return on Investment (ROI)
    00:15:38
  • Conflict of Interest
    00:20:40
  • Due Diligence
    00:14:54
  • Cost of Capital
    00:09:06
  • Gross Margin
    00:11:05
  • Benefit-Cost Ratio
    00:11:52
  • Risk Tolerance
    00:16:44
  • Cash Flow
    00:12:55
  • Warranty and Guarantee
    00:09:12
  • Developing an IT Project Budget
    00:16:39
  • KPI - Key Performance Indicator
    00:26:31
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