Accounting for the Numberphobic
A Survival Guide for Small Business OwnersBook - 2015
Why do so many business owners dread looking at the numbers? The simple truth is that no one else will ever be as invested in their company as they are -- and they need to take control. As a small-business owner, financial statements are your most important tools -- and if you don't know how to read them and understand their implications, you cannot possibly steer your business successfully. Accounting for the Numberphobic demystifies your company's financial dashboard: the Net Income Statement, Cash Flow Statement, and Balance Sheet. The book explains how each measurement reflects the overall health of your business -- and impacts your decisions. You will discover: how your Net Income Statement is the key to growing your profits; how to identify the break-even point that means your business is self-sustaining; real-world advice on measuring and increasing cash flow; what the Balance Sheet reveals about your company's worth; and more. Illustrated with case studies and packed with practical action steps.
Publisher: New York : AMACOM/American Management Association, 
Copyright Date: ©2015
Branch Call Number: 657.9042 F761
Characteristics: xxiii, 246 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm