The Portable MBA in Finance and Accounting (Portable Mba in Finance and Accounting) (Hardcover)
Hardcover: 622 pages
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc; 2nd edition (August 1, 1997)
Covers all the essentials from break-even analysis to taking your company public . . . Full of up-to-date financial and managerial information.––Entrepreneur Magazine
This book is for every manager and business professional who wants to know what the numbers mean and how finance and accounting can be used to help manage business. No prior background in finance and accounting is required. Each chapter takes readers into the classrooms at the nation's top business schools and provides a state-of-the-art overview of all key topics, including budgeting, financial statements, break-even analysis, and evaluating an acquisitions target.
New chapters cover computer technology, valuing a business, and financial risk First Edition a Main Selection of Book of the Month Club's Fortune Book Club AUTHORBIO: JOHN LESLIE LIVINGSTONE (Palm Beach, Florida) was a senior partner at Coopers & Lybrand and is a principle with the MAC group. He has taught at Georgia Institute of Technology, Ohio State University, and Babson College.
The publisher, John Wiley & Sons
Now in its second edition, this business bestseller offers a concise, yet comprehensive crash course in accounting and finance drawn from the second year of a typical MBA program. Using an accessible, "real world" approach, it covers everything from developing business plans and budgeting, to interpreting financial statements and the how-tos of mergers and acquisitions. Plus new chapters provide the essentials on computer technology. Written by contributors from leading business schools.