The accountant as strategic influencer and adviser - Becoming a business partner
In Part 1: 'The Accountant as Strategic Influencer & Adviser - The role of business partner', we considered the changing role of the finance professional and looked at some of the ways they can bring greater efficiency and productivity through building closer links to the business, developing the role of business partner. This second module looks to highlight some of the inter personal skills required to be an excellent Business Partner.
There is no doubt that some people were born with a high level of Emotional Intelligence while others need to work hard to develop it. The good news is that while IQ tends to level out the older you get, Emotional Intelligence (EQ) can be developed. This module looks to provide some tools and skills to employ and develop to help the finance professional build rapport with their counter parts with in the business - and in doing so fulfil the ever challenging role of Finance Business Partner.
What you will learn
- Understand tools that are required to fulfill the business partnering role
- Identify important relationship skills required to be a business partner
- Discuss how to develop rapport with customers
Who should attend
Accountants, financial managers and financial directors who wish to enhance their strategic thinking ability and strategic role and influence, with the aim of progressing their career.
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