16th April 2021

The Essentials of Financial Management for Educational Managers and Business Owners

What do you know and what can you learn about financial management in your training organisation/school?

Introduction to the course

Course description: This taster training aims to introduce the essentials of financial management to non-qualified financial managers to help them set up objectives, measure their performance, and plan profitable services.

Target group: business owners, entrepreneurs, educational managers, heads of departments, team leaders, trainers


  1. Why do we need financial management?
  2. How to generate a profit?
  3. How to measure the costs?
  4. Product profitability.
  5. Cost-volume-profit analysis.
  6. How to calculate the cost of a product?
  7. How and why prepare a plan and a budget?


Prof. Boris Popesko, Ph.D.

Prof. Boris Popesko, Ph.D. (*1978)

Works as a professor of Business Administration at Tomas Bata University in Zlin. Currently holds the position of Deputy Dean for Research and Business Liaison. He has been appointed also as a visiting professor at the University of Essex, UK, Ton Duc Thang University, Vietnam and Al-Farabi Kazakh National University in Almaty, Kazakhstan. He professionally focuses on the issues of Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Management Accounting and Decision and Performance Measurement and Management. He is the author of many research papers, journal articles and books. He is also active in management consulting and leads his own consulting company.