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Finance for Non-Financial Managers

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Financial reports speak their own language, one that many managers have trouble translating. This book clears the confusion, helping you to understand the information contained in useful financial reports and then showing you how to use that understanding to make informed, intelligent decisions.
Paperback, 180 pages
Published May 16th 2003 by McGraw-Hill (first published January 1st 2003)
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Aug 29, 2012 rated it liked it
The book is very good at the beginning, it answers its promise of introducing finance for non financial managers very clearly, but not completely , since the last few chapters deal with subjects that has nothing to do with introducing anything new, like how to Finance the business, annual budgeting, strategic planning or even tracking accrual data to improve production lines and maintenance !!

I was real served during the first chapters, and wished that the last ones too had the same amount of n
Feb 14, 2011 rated it really liked it
Error on page 55 "The Income Statement: The Flow of Progress"
Figure 4-1. The Wonder Widget income statement table has an error. The number $24,000 appearing under 'Income Before Expenses' should not be there.
Michael K
Apr 09, 2015 rated it liked it
All in all, it's a good book, which explains some important financial terms. It gives one a clearer picture on the financial system.
I think it's just a beginning, further reading is required even after reading the book.
Aleh Piatrou
Dec 28, 2012 rated it liked it
Книга хороша для начинающих. К сожалению книги подобного типа в русском переводе встречаются редко.Только полноценные талмуды для финансовых директоров и бухгалтеров.
Hanki Nguyen
Sep 04, 2013 rated it really liked it
clarify, informative and reality. a good book for MBA
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Mar 29, 2013 rated it it was amazing
A must-read book on finance for knowledge workers, managers, executives, and entrepreneurs.
May 06, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: business
Great resource to get the basics on reading corporate financial statements and some cost accounting.
Eric Hurst
Dec 09, 2012 rated it really liked it
Good overview. A few decent in-depth dives with regard to various accounting reports. Would recommend.
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