Financial Intelligence for Entrepreneurs: What You Really Need to Know About the Numbers

Financial Intelligence for Entrepreneurs: What You Really Need to Know About the Numbers

by Karen Berman, Joe Knight
     
 

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Using the groundbreaking formula they introduced in their book Financial Intelligence: A Manager's Guide to Knowing What the Numbers Really Mean, Karen Berman and Joe Knight present the essentials of finance specifically for entrepreneurial managers.

Drawing on their work training tens of thousands of people at leading organizations worldwide, the authors…  See more details below

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Using the groundbreaking formula they introduced in their book Financial Intelligence: A Manager's Guide to Knowing What the Numbers Really Mean, Karen Berman and Joe Knight present the essentials of finance specifically for entrepreneurial managers.

Drawing on their work training tens of thousands of people at leading organizations worldwide, the authors provide a deep understanding of the basics of financial management and measurement, along with hands-on activities to practice what you are reading. You'll discover:

Why the assumptions behind financial data matter
- What income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements really reveal
- How to use ratios to assess your venture's financial health
- How to calculate return on your investments in your enterprise
- Ways to use financial information to do your own job better
- How to instill financial intelligence throughout your team

Authoritative and accessible, Financial Intelligence for Entrepreneurs empowers you to "talk numbers" confidently with colleagues, partners, and employees-- and fully understand how to use financial data to make better decisions for your business.

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“the best, clearest guides to the numbers that I know of.” – Inc. Magazine

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781422131824
Publisher:
Harvard Business Review Press
Publication date:
10/07/2008
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
284
Sales rank:
332,015
File size:
2 MB

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“the best, clearest guides to the numbers that I know of.” – Inc. Magazine

Meet the Author

Karen Berman and Joe Knight founded the Business Literacy Institute. They train managers at some of America's biggest and best-known companies. John Case has written or collaborated on several successful books. He has also written for Inc., Harvard Business Review, and other business publications.

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