How to Read a Public Company’s 10-K Filing as Chief Operating Officer

Read and understand 10-K filings as they relate to SEC.
Financial Management

COO 10K Filing Execsense

Format          55 Minute Lesson
Chapters       6
Skill Level     New to Topic
Audience      COO
Includes       Access for 1 year. Stream on all devices.

Course Description

In this lesson, ExecSense examines what COOs need to know about interpreting and analyzing the most important parts of a public company’s 10-K filing. Update your knowledge on 10-K filings so you can understand the impact of critical information contained in these SEC filings, discern what other companies are doing in your industry based on this information that is publicly available (yet difficult for most COOs to understand), and hold your own in a conversation on the topic.

In this 55-minute session, you will learn:

  • Everything you need to know about how to interpret and analyze the most important parts of a public company’s 10-K filing with the SEC
  • A section-by-section tour of a 10-K filing with special attention paid to the most critical takeaways that COOs should understand in each key section such as: the Manager’s Discussion & Analysis (MD&A) section, the Legal Proceedings section, and the Notes to Consolidated Financial Statements; as well as “”red flags”” that COOs should be on the lookout for
  • A list of key terms that COOs need to understand in a public company’s 10-K filing
  • The 10 questions COOs need to be ready to answer from their CEO and CFO regarding issues that are impacted by 10-K filings
  • Case studies of how other COOs use their understanding of 10-K filings to get access to important information on their industry that most COOs do not know how to interpret and analyze

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Chris Benjamin
CFO, Rogue CFO
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Chris Benjamin brings 18 years of experience from over 100 entrepreneurial and growth stage companies. He provides support and expertise to both privately held companies seeking to rapidly expand, and companies who are on track to go public or are already trading.

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Industry veteran Chris Benjamin has spent the last decade working exclusively with growth stage companies as an outsourced CFO. Realizing there was a need for C-level talent in early stage companies who might not necessarily need a full time CFO, Chris left the public company corporate world and began his own entrepreneurial venture focusing on providing the CFO level of service on a part-time basis.

Having worked in multiple industries at different stages, Chris is able to bring a diverse skill set from general accounting, budgeting, forecasting, pricing models to Securities & Exchange Commission filings and facilitating audits.

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