financial vs commercial acumen

Contents Definition of Financial Acumen Definition of Commercial Acumen Example of Financial Acumen Example of Commercial Acumen Recap Acumen – the ability to make good judgments and effective decisions – has become something of a buzzword among directors and learning and development professionals lately. But what does it actually mean in the context of financial and […]

Foster Commercial Acumen

Contents Defining commercial acumen Why is commercial acumen important? What does commercial thinking look like? The challenges of fostering commercial acumen in your team Training someone to have commercial acumen What is the definition of commercial acumen? Often referred to as ‘business acumen’ or ‘business savvy’, someone with high commercial acumen takes into account a […]

Pieces of paper with financial graphs and charts

Do you know which course to choose when it comes to financial training for your team? It can be difficult to know what areas of financial training would benefit your organisation’s employees; do you know what areas they are most confident or where there is room for improvement? If not, don’t panic. We’ve created a […]


For a business to be successful, everyone within the organisation should possess some commercial and financial acumen. Yet, outside of the finance function, employees seldom possess the financial and commercial knowledge necessary to help your organisation to achieve the desired results. Imagine the boost to your business’ financial health if all your employees were better […]

Outsourced finance training

For many employees from a non-finance background, a web of mystery surrounds the world of financial management. Yet, for a business to be successful, it’s crucial for everyone involved to have an understanding of finance. Imagine the benefits to your business if employees were better equipped to ensure the best financial and commercial outcome from […]

People Development Summit 2018

If you’re planning to attend this year’s People Development Summit, be sure to come and speak to Complete Financial Training. Taking place from 7-9th March in Budapest, The People Development Summit 2018 will see learning and development professionals coming together to share their knowledge and experience, as well as learn about new solutions to identify and address gaps […]