Finance for Non-Financial Managers [NOOK Book]

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Financial reports speak their own language, and managers without a strong finance background often find themselves bewildered by what is being said.



Finance for NonFinancial Managers helps managers become familiar with essential financial information, showing them how to "speak the language of numbers" and implement financial data in their daily business decisions.



In addition, it clarifies how and why ...

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Finance for Non-Financial Managers

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Overview

Financial reports speak their own language, and managers without a strong finance background often find themselves bewildered by what is being said.



Finance for NonFinancial Managers helps managers become familiar with essential financial information, showing them how to "speak the language of numbers" and implement financial data in their daily business decisions.



In addition, it clarifies how and why financial decisions impact business and operational objectives.

Gene Siciliano, C.M.C., C.P.A. is founder and president of Western Management Associates, which provides financial management consulting services to corporate clients.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071425643
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 4/25/2003
  • Series: Briefcase Books Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 180
  • Sales rank: 442,135
  • File size: 3 MB

Meet the Author

Gene Siciliano, C.M.C., C.P.A. is founder and president of Western Management Associates, which provides financial management consulting services to corporate clients.

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Table of Contents

Preface
1 Counting the Beans: How Critical Is Good Financial Information, Anyway? 1
2 The Structure and Interrelationship of Financial Statements 12
3 The Balance Sheet: Basic Summary of Value and Ownership 31
4 The Income Statement: The Flow of Progress 51
5 A Profit vs. Cash Flow: What's the Difference - and Who Cares? 67
6 The Cash Flow Statement: Tracking the King 83
7 Critical Performance Factors: Finding the "Hidden" Information 99
8 Cost Accounting: A Really Short Course in Manufacturing Productivity 121
9 Business Planning: Creating the Future You Want, Step by Step 138
10 The Annual Budget: Financing Your Plans 155
11 Financing the Business: Understanding the Debt vs. Equity Options 173
12 Attracting Outside Investors: The Entrepreneur's Path 193
Index 209
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