Don't know what you're talking about or doing when it comes to finance and accounting? This course from award-winning MBA professor and former Goldman Sachs employee, Chris Haroun, will help you understand accounting, finance, financial modeling, and valuation from scratch. By the end of the course, you'll have a firm financial literacy and understand how to pursue more advanced finance goals so you can not only get a better hang of your personal finances but add your financial expertise to your professional resume.
- Access 43 lectures & 4 hours of content 24/7
- Understand accounting, finance, financial modeling, & valuation
- Create, analyze & forecast an income statement, balance sheet & cash flow statement
- Learn how to value companies using several different valuation methodologies
- Discover how to analyze financial statements using many different financial ratios & formulas
Chris Haroun is an award-winning business school professor, venture capitalist, MBA graduate from Columbia University and former Goldman Sachs employee. He has raised/managed over $1bn in his career. He also has work experience at hedge fund giant Citadel, consulting firm Accenture, and several firms that he has started, including an investment firm that had a venture capital / private investment in Facebook several years before the Facebook IPO. He is the founder and CEO of Haroun Education Ventures.
Chris is the author of "101 Crucial Lessons They Don't Teach You In Business School. " Forbes recently called this book '1 of 6 books that all entrepreneurs must read right now'.
He is also the author of "The Ultimate Practical Business Manual: Everything You Need to Know About Business (from Launching a Company to Taking it Public)", and 10 other business books.
Chris is also a frequent guest lecturer at several Bay Area business schools including Berkeley and Stanford. He has written numerous articles and has been interviewed in Forbes, VentureBeat, Entrepreneur Magazine, Wired Magazine, AlleyWatch and Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK) which is Hong Kong's oldest and sole public service broadcaster. He has his own entrepreneurship column in Inc. magazine.
He has an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Commerce Degree with a major in Management Information Systems and International Business from McGill University where he is a McGill University Dobson Fellow. He has founded several companies, including his most recent company, BusinessCareerCoaching and he serves on the boards of several Bay Area technology companies and charities and he lives in Hillsborough, California.
Chris Haroun's goal is to "make business education impactful and entertaining with no boring theory; edutainment works!"