Thu, 15 Feb|
Uncovering The Secrets of Strategic Forecasting with Josh Shilts
Time & Location
15 Feb 2024, 18:00 – 19:30 GMT
About the event
Join us for an enlightening virtual class led by esteemed BVIUK Expert, Josh Shilts, as he delves into the intricacies of strategic forecasting. In this insightful session, participants will explore key elements crucial to accurate forecasting, including:
1. Identifying Accounting Errors:
- Unravel the impact of accounting errors and methodologies on projections.
- Learn strategies to detect and rectify discrepancies for more reliable forecasts.
2. Assumptions and Tests of Reasonableness:
- Understand the role of assumptions in forecasting accuracy.
- Master tests of reasonableness to validate projections and enhance forecasting precision.
3. Analyzing Revenue and Cost Drivers:
- Explore the dynamic interplay between revenue and costs in strategic forecasting.
- Gain insights into optimizing drivers for more robust and realistic projections.
4. Leveraging Porter’s 5 Forces:
- Uncover the strategic significance of Porter's 5 Forces framework.
- Apply this powerful tool to assess industry dynamics and refine forecasting strategies.
Don't miss this opportunity to sharpen your forecasting skills with Josh Shilts, an expert in the field. Elevate your understanding of strategic forecasting, enrich your professional toolkit, and gain actionable insights that drive strategic decision-making.
About the Speaker:
Joshua Shilts is president of Shilts CPA, PLLC. Mr. Shilts’ practice is focused on assisting attorneys, individuals and businesses with complex financial matters and disputes. He has held roles with international consulting and public accounting firms in Miami and New York City as well as positions with large public organizations. Mr. Shilts is a frequent lecturer on a variety of forensic accounting matters. He has been involved with hundreds of forensic investigations dealing with a variety of matters involving personal and business disputes as well as the identification and mitigation of fraudulent activities. Clients have sought Mr. Shilts’ advice and services because of his unique industry experience and knowledge.
Mr. Shilts has provided expert testimony in commercial and family matters surrounding business valuation, economic damages, fraud and other applicable disciplines surrounding economic and accounting issues. He has been qualified as an expert and testified in State and Federal courts.