Color Accounting: Accounting Comes Alive for Nonaccountants

12:30 pm–2:10 pm ET

# of CPE Credits



Accounting, finance and business come alive with this introductory language-focused course for managers who want to get into the financial conversation with sharper business acumen.


* Use the Color Accounting BaSIS Framework as a communication and decision-making tool * Make sense of accounting jargon * Communicate more clearly and confidently on key financial issues with both finance and nonfinance professionals * Read balance sheets and income statements * Analyze a business using its financial reports and business performance metrics * Improve a business’s cash flow * See business in a new holistic light that shifts the context for your decision-making * Navigate the differences between for-profit and nonprofit accounting and reporting


* A highly experiential workshop experience focusing on the accounting language and developing a one-page holistic model of accounting that can be used as a reference tool * Learning context and the balance sheet * Deducing the income statement * Mechanics of accounting * Application of concepts

Who Should Attend

Nonaccountants who need to understand and use financial information with the intention of better decision-making and improved business outcomes

Required Knowledge


Advanced Prep

This workshop is intended for

Event Speaker(s)

Mr. Peter Margaritis ( Business Learning Institute, Towson, MD ),

Additional Event Information

Technical Support
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*NCACPA office hours are 9:00 am–5:00 pm ET. Online Learning Team members will be available via email 30 minutes prior to the start of a live online program.

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Also Available As

Thursday, November 4, 2021 (8:30 am–10:10 am ET)
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Thursday, December 2, 2021 (12:30 pm–2:10 pm ET)
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Event Vendor:Business Learning Institute
Field of Study:Accounting
Level: Basic
Other:New Course

Event Type:Webcast
NASBA Instructional Method:Group Internet Based
Event Code:W0022821

Registration Fees

RegistrationEarly BirdRegular
NCACPA MemberN/A$80.00
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