Finance for Non-Financial Employees: Principles of Accounting

This module in the Business Skills bundle for non-financial accounting gives a brief introduction to accounting and key principles. The 4 videos (each with a short quiz and supporting coursework sheets to download) will support non-financial employees to improve their understanding of financial processes.

  • Principles of Accounting: Principles of Accounting (04:13)
  • Principles of Accounting: Common Accounting Terms (04:07)
  • Principles of Accounting: Cash vs Accrual (01:58)
  • Principles of Accounting: Fraud (05:24)


Finance for Non-Financial Employees Series

No finance background? No problem. We created this 34-part series of short videos to summarize business finance and accounting for any layperson. We take you through relevant finance topics like income statements, budgeting and even common accounting terms, just to name a few. Plus we do it in a fun way that doesn’t talk over your head, confuse you or put you to sleep.Our view…….A punchy and visually engaging series of modules to introduce complex and daunting concepts and principles for those unfamiliar with terminology or using financial systems infrequently. The chapter in this module on cash vs Accrual is an excellent example of how a complex principal can be explained with graphics and down to earth examples and language in just a few minutes, valuable for busy employees and managers.

Recommended with Introduction to Financial Statements in this series. 

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