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Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

Overcoming your biggest personal challenges: Imposter Syndrome

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GrowCFO has surveyed hundreds of existing and aspiring finance leaders to determine your biggest personal challenges towards delivering your full potential.
This free event is the first in our three-part series to help you overcome the most common issues that prevent people from becoming the best version of themselves.
During this session, GrowCFO’s Founder Dan Wells hosts professional mentor and experienced CFO Catherine Clark plus finance leader coach Kevin Appleby.
We will discuss the following essential topics:
1. The reasons why so many finance leaders suffer from Imposter Syndrome;
2. The impact that it typically has on your performance within the role; and
3. Proven solutions to stop you suffering from Imposter Syndrome going forward.

Overcoming your biggest personal challenges: Making more impact during Board meetings

Virtual Event Virtual Event

GrowCFO has surveyed hundreds of existing and aspiring finance leaders to determine your biggest personal challenges towards delivering your full potential.
This free event is the second in our three-part series to help you maximise the impact that you make during board meetings within a finance leader role.
During this session, GrowCFO’s Founder Dan Wells hosts professional mentor and experienced CFO Catherine Clark plus finance leader coach Kevin Appleby.
We will discuss the following essential topics related to Board meetings:
1. The reasons why so many finance leaders struggle to make a big impact;
2. The consequences of this on your performance within the role; and
3. Proven solutions to help you convey powerful messages going forward.

Overcoming your biggest personal challenges: Contributing more towards strategy

Virtual Event Virtual Event

GrowCFO has surveyed hundreds of existing and aspiring finance leaders to determine your biggest personal challenges for contributing more towards strategy.
This free event is the final session in our three-part series to help you get more involved in shaping and delivering your company’s strategy.
During this session, GrowCFO’s Founder Dan Wells hosts professional mentor and experienced CFO Catherine Clark plus finance leader coach Kevin Appleby.
We will discuss the following essential topics related to Board meetings:
1. The reasons why finance leaders struggle to significantly contribute towards strategy;
2. The impact that this has on both your role and the wider company; and
3. Proven solutions to help you contribute more towards strategy going forward.

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

The Future of Finance Functions

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Topic: Change Management - Enlist a volunteer army. Join us for our weekly live Zoom meeting with GrowCFOs Finance Systems expert Chris Tredwell, along with special guests. …

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

Member Events

Future CFO Programme: Module 2 session – Career Development Action Plan

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This premium member only event is the second session in your Future CFOs programme where we will discuss your career development action plan, which you should have generated within your CFO Readiness Toolkit. Please only join this session once you have attended a launch event and completed your CFO Readiness Toolkit.

During this session, an experienced CFO mentor will share their personal experiences of conquering your biggest challenges during their own career as a CFO. Your GrowCFO management team will also direct you to the appropriate places within GrowCFO for you to address each of your identified skills gaps.

Virtual Event

The Situation Room

Virtual Event Virtual Event

The Situation Room is GrowCFO's bi-weekly Q&A and networking event.

Come along and join your fellow finance leaders and share knowledge.

The Situation Room is the place you can bring any question you might have and discuss it with the community.

Free

Competency workshop: Strategic Business Partner

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This Premium event covers your Competency workshop for Strategic Business Partner, within your GrowCFO Competency Framework.

During this session, experienced CFO and professional mentor Ian Simpkin provides inspirational insights, top tips and answer your questions regarding how CFOs can become a Strategic Business Partner.

This includes influencing strategies, supporting decision-making, becoming a critical voice, managing stakeholders and being the co-pilot to your CEO.

Future CFO Programme: Module 9 session – Create your 100-day plan

Virtual Event Virtual Event

In this premium member event experienced finance leader and coach Kevin Appleby will tell you how to create your 100-day plan to help you become an impactful CFO or finance leader within your organisation.

During this session, participants will learn the importance of a 100-day plan, how to implement your plan and top tips for making a big impact early on.

Future CFO Programme: Module 2 session – Career Development Action Plan

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This premium member only event is the second session in your Future CFOs programme where we will discuss your career development action plan, which you should have generated within your CFO Readiness Toolkit. Please only join this session once you have attended a launch event and completed your CFO Readiness Toolkit.

During this session, an experienced CFO mentor will share their personal experiences of conquering your biggest challenges during their own career as a CFO. Your GrowCFO management team will also direct you to the appropriate places within GrowCFO for you to address each of your identified skills gaps.

Future CFO Programme: Module 2 session – Career Development Action Plan

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This premium member only event is the second session in your Future CFOs programme where we will discuss your career development action plan, which you should have generated within your CFO Readiness Toolkit. Please only join this session once you have attended a launch event and completed your CFO Readiness Toolkit.

During this session, an experienced CFO mentor will share their personal experiences of conquering your biggest challenges during their own career as a CFO. Your GrowCFO management team will also direct you to the appropriate places within GrowCFO for you to address each of your identified skills gaps.

Virtual Event

The Situation Room

Virtual Event Virtual Event

The Situation Room is GrowCFO's bi-weekly Q&A and networking event.

Come along and join your fellow finance leaders and share knowledge.

The Situation Room is the place you can bring any question you might have and discuss it with the community.

Free

Future CFO Programme: Module 2 session – Career Development Action Plan

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This premium member only event is the second session in your Future CFOs programme where we will discuss your career development action plan, which you should have generated within your CFO Readiness Toolkit. Please only join this session once you have attended a launch event and completed your CFO Readiness Toolkit.

During this session, an experienced CFO mentor will share their personal experiences of conquering your biggest challenges during their own career as a CFO. Your GrowCFO management team will also direct you to the appropriate places within GrowCFO for you to address each of your identified skills gaps.

Future CFO Programme: Module 3 session – Fast track your development

Virtual Event Virtual Event

During your Module 3 session, GrowCFO host Kevin Appleby will help participants to fast track your development by creating a robust learning plan. Participants will document your smart objectives and action plans within GrowCFO's personal development template. This incorporates all of GrowCFO's relevant learning and development activities, in addition to other learning opportunities within your current role and beyond.

Monthly recruitment Q&A session

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Andrew Waters and Jane Riley from Zanda invite you to this Recruitment Q&A session to ask any question regarding the recruitment of finance team members, including:

Salary benchmarking

Team structures

International growth

How to write an appropriate job description

Running a suitable interview process

Talent retention

Building best in class finance function

How else to assess individuals outside of an interview

Competency workshop: Governance and Control

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This Premium event covers your Competency workshop for Governance and Control, within your GrowCFO Competency Framework.

During this session, experienced finance leader Ruky Dissanayake provides inspirational insights, top tips and answer your questions regarding Governance and Control.

This competency includes governance, risk management, compliance, closing the books and treasury.