The Practical Guide to Finance and Accounting: A Plain Language, Non-Technical Explanation of All Key Concepts, Terms, Practices and Procedures, That BK&CD-ROM

The Practical Guide to Finance and Accounting: A Plain Language, Non-Technical Explanation of All Key Concepts, Terms, Practices and Procedures, That BK&CD-ROM

by Susan M. Drake, Renee G. Dingler

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780735201804
Publisher: Prentice Hall Press
Publication date: 04/10/2001
Edition description: BK&CD-ROM
Pages: 455
Product dimensions: 5.97(w) x 8.99(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.

PART I: Getting Ready to Go It Alone.

Chapter 1: Are You a Born Freelancer?

Chapter 2: Understanding the Realities of Working for Yourself.

Chapter 3: Making the Decision to Freelance.

Chapter 4: Laying the Groundwork for Your New Life.

PART II: Opening Your Doors for Business.

Chapter 5: Forming Your Company.

Chapter 6: Organizing Your Office.

Chapter 7: Budgeting Your Time.

Chapter 8: Building an Extended Staff.

PART III: Bringing Your Work to Life.

Chapter 9: Creating a Professional Image.

Chapter 10: Finding Clients.

Chapter 11: Landing Business with Advertising and PR.

Chapter 12: Evaluating Jobs and Projects.

Chapter 13: Managing Client Relationships.

Chapter 14: Staying Current.

PART IV: Managing Your Money.

Chapter 15: Budgeting and Accounting.

Chapter 16: Setting Rates and Collecting Fees.

Chapter 17: Paying Taxes.

Chapter 18: Securing Insurance.

Chapter 19: Investing for the Future.

PART V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 20: Ten Ways to Handle Stress and Prevent Burnout.

Chapter 21: Ten Tips for Balancing Your Work and Personal Life.

Chapter 22: Ten Things Clients Want Most from You.

Index.

Book Registration Information.

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