Problem Solving for Accountants


Most finance professionals solve at least one problem every day of their working lives, but rarely stop to consider the methods they use

This course is provided by a third party provider and the fee charged is exclusive of VAT. 

Venue details:  
Online EU, ,
Start date & time:  
01 January 2021 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2022 00:00
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Training ticket cost:  
3.50 Training Tickets accepted
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Product type:  
CPD online course
Category:, Practice and business improvement

Booking with a Training Ticket

Once you have booked your course, you will receive an email with your booking confirmation. The steps you will need to follow to access your online course will arrive in a separate email within 48 hours of your order being processed

Please be aware that participants will have access to this course for 120 days from the date of receiving access via email notification

Course Overview

This course looks at how to identify and analyse a problem to successfully establish the root causes and then use a variety of problem solving techniques to develop, assess and implement solutions. Problem Solving for Accountants covers everything from the collection of data to who to involve in the process, and how to ensure that the solution achieves the desired outcomes. Practical exercises and activities provide professionals with plenty of opportunity to try out a wide variety of problem solving tools and strategies.

Deconstructing the problem

  • How do I identify the problem?
  • Is it worth tackling my problem?
  • Who do I need to involve in deconstructing the problem?
  • How do I make sure I understand the problem?

Using analysis

  • What is the analytical approach?
  • What information do I need to gather?
  • How can I gather the information I need?
  • How can I analyse the data I?e gathered?
  • How can I measure and present the data I?e gathered?

Using creativity

  • Why is creativity important in problem solving?
  • How can I encourage creative thinking?
  • What tools can I use in the creative approach?
  • What do I do with the output of creative sessions?

Developing a solution

  • How do I come up with potential solutions?
  • Who needs to be involved in developing the solution?
  • How do I know which is the right solution?
  • What do I need to do once I've come up with a solution?
  • How do I implement the solution?