Leaders need to understand accounting, finance, and modeling.
You should understand what your CEO, COO, and CFO are talking about.
An MBA can cost as much as $200,000 dollars, below are a few great resources for anyone who wants to learn about the financial aspects of running a company.
The basics are the most critical aspects for anyone who wants to learn, the Financial Story Teller is one of the best educators about finance.
The balance sheet:
This course “Introduction to Finance, Accounting, Modeling and Valuation” is well worth the money.
Perhaps one of the best videos on SaaS if you are running a Software as a Service company is from David Skok of Matrix Partners: Driving SaaS Success Using Key Metrics