Communicate effectively - Manage costs - Assess projects successfully
Financial management comprises more than accounting and reporting. It is crucial at all stages in the business cycle, whatever the state of your business.
Though written to help the British entrepreneur, Effective Financial Management covers the day to day financial concerns of a business in a practical, common-sense way. It starts with advice on raising money for a business; continues through maintaining investor relationships; includes useful information on accounting, reporting, and communicating effectively with a wide range of stakeholders; gives vital tips on budgeting, forecasting, and managing business costs and cashflow; and explains how to successfully assess projects and buy assets.
About the Author
Brian Finch is a consultant, company director and writer; co-founder of a medium sized retail and internet business; he was previously Director of Business Development with several large UK public companies. He has a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the London Business School and is a qualified accountant. He is the author of the best selling How to Write a Business Plan, also in the Creating Success series.
"In business, the numbers are everything. Finances constitute a company's ultimate bottom line, and if you mismanage your accounts, sooner or later your fi rm will break down. Business expert Brian Finch shows you how to take charge of your organization's money in this comprehensive guide.Getabstract, January 2011" Getabstract 20110101
Chapter - 00: Introduction; Chapter - 01: The business plan; Chapter - 02: Assessing projects; Chapter - 03: The budget process; Chapter - 04: Cash; Chapter - 05: Managing costs; Chapter - 06: Supply; Chapter - 07: Property; Chapter - 08: Buying undervalued assets; Chapter - 09: Banks and borrowing; Chapter - 10: Company accounts; Chapter - 11: Administration as a business tool; Chapter - 12: Use all those free resources