In the ever-evolving landscape of business, understanding the intricacies of finance and economics is essential for success. Topics such as the principles of money and deciphering the impact of macroeconomic changes serve as the bedrock of strategic decision-making.

We just posted a full course on the YouTube channel that will teach you the fundamentals of finance & economics for businesses. The course is designed to empower you with the knowledge and skills needed to navigate this complex terrain.

Sriram Chundi created this course. He previously taught the course to students in-person, and now brings it to the world through the YouTube channel. The course offers an in-depth exploration of the fundamentals of business strategy, finance, and economics. By delving into these three interconnected domains, students will gain a holistic understanding of how they work together to shape the world of commerce. Whether you are a budding entrepreneur, an aspiring finance professional, or simply someone intrigued by the dynamics of global markets, this course has something to offer everyone.

One of the key takeaways from this course is the recognition of the symbiotic relationship between finance, economics, and business strategy. Often seen as distinct disciplines, they are intricately linked in the real-world functioning of companies. As you progress through the course, you'll discover how macroeconomic shifts can exert a profound influence on businesses, ranging from multinational corporations to local startups. Simultaneously, you'll gain insights into the significance of minute details within financial documents, which can serve as early indicators of a company's financial health or vulnerability.

The course is divided into several different sections, each designed to build your knowledge progressively:

  • Introduction: Begin your journey into the world of finance, economics, and business strategy.
  • Key Terms and Basics of Money: Lay the foundation by understanding essential terminology and the fundamental principles of money.
  • Excel Analysis of Compound Interest Case Study: Dive into practical financial scenarios and learn how to analyze compound interest.
  • Financial Markets: Explore the intricacies of financial markets and how they function.
  • Business Strategy: Uncover the secrets of crafting effective business strategies that drive success.
  • Financial Statements: Decode financial statements and learn how to interpret them effectively.
  • Capital Budgeting: Master the art of allocating financial resources efficiently.
  • Macroeconomics: Grasp the impact of larger economic forces on businesses and industries.
  • ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance): Discover the emerging importance of sustainability and ethical considerations in finance.
  • Portfolio Diversification & Management: Learn the strategies behind portfolio management for long-term financial stability.
  • Alternative Investment Types: Explore unconventional investment options that can enhance your financial portfolio.
  • Summary of Course: Reflect on your journey and consolidate your newfound knowledge.

With these comprehensive modules, Sriram Chundi's course equips you with a well-rounded understanding of finance, economics, and business strategy, making it an important resource for anyone seeking to excel in the world of commerce.

You can watch the full course on the YouTube channel (2-hour watch).