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Keeping the Books: Basic Record Keeping and Accounting for the Successful Small Business

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Most entrepreneurs enter new ventures because they know something about products or retail or sales and marketing, but even the most dedicated will not succeed unless they learn to keep their financial records in order. In this new and updated 6th edition, the author shares a time-tested recipe for mastering record-keeping essentials for small businesses. It is illustrated ...more
Paperback, 210 pages
Published February 1st 2004 by Kaplan Publishing (first published 2004)
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Meredith
Sep 20, 2012 rated it liked it
This seems idiot proof. It has some good examples of spread sheets/forms and a list of daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual tasks. Which was what I needed, since I had no idea where to start. Onward and upward.
Mae
Nov 16, 2014 rated it really liked it
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Excellent for giving beginners and understanding into both the accounting world but also for those who are wondering how business money and recordkeeping work, now only if it was Canadian based.
Cara
Feb 22, 2009 rated it really liked it
The bookkeeping information I need for running my small business, presented as simply and clearly as possible. Not a moment too soon!

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Yeah, I'll finish it later.
Yaaresse
Probably outdated now, but was an excellent guidebook and refresher for accounting practices.
Reiko
Jan 15, 2009 rated it it was ok
I had to read this book with one eye open.
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