Intimidated by corporate finance? The numbers (and the jargon) can feel overwhelming--but you have to understand them to manage effectively. Finance Basics explains the fundamentals simply and quickly, introducing you to key terms and concepts such as:
How to navigate financial statementsHow to weigh costs and benefitsWhat's involved in budgeting and forecastingHow to gauge a company's financial health
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Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press
Number of pages: 144
Weight: 113 g
Dimensions: 177 x 127 x 13 mm
"The newest addition to the outstanding '20 Minute Manager' series from the Harvard Business School Press... an ideal introduction that is especially appropriate for the non-specialist general reader wanting to grasp and apply the fundamentals of financial management and decision making." -- Midwest Book Review