Accounting
Accounting Demystified
Accounting Demystified
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0071763732
Accounting information and tips you can take to the bank! You may not know the first thing about debits, credits, and cash ratios now—but when you’re done with this book, you’ll be able to juggle profits and losses with your eyes closed and read any balance sheet like it’s a good novel. Accounting DeMySTiFieD, Second Edition, is a curriculum-based, self-teaching guide that makes learning accounting easier than 1-2-3. With graphs, plain-English explanations, and real-life examples, it starts with the fundamentals—such as basic financial terms, balance sheets, and cash flow statements—and eases you into the more complicated stuff, like adjusting entries, double entry bookkeeping, profit ratios, and liquidity. Completely updated and revised to cover finance terms, theories, and best practices, Accounting DeMySTiFieD teaches you the ins and outs of accounting in no time at all. This fast and easy guide features: - A complete overview of financial statements, GAAP rules, transactions, cost, budgets, and tax accounting - Proven accounting insights, tips, strategies, and techniques - Chapter-ending practice exercises, quizzes, and final exam to reinforce your knowledge and chart progress - Tons of examples to show how accounting works in the real world Simple enough for a beginner but challenging enough for a more advanced student, Accounting DeMySTiFieD is your shortcut to mastery of this otherwise complex subject.
Accounting Essentials for Hospitality Managers
Accounting Essentials for Hospitality Managers
3rd Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0415841070
For non-accountant hospitality managers, accounting and financial management is often perceived as an inaccessible part of the business. Yet having a grasp of accounting basics is a key part of management. Using an 'easy to read' style, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the most relevant accounting information for hospitality managers. It demonstrates how to organise and analyse accounting data to help make informed decisions with confidence. With its highly practical approach, this new Edition: - Quickly develops the reader's ability to adeptly use and interpret accounting information to further organisational decision making and control - Demonstrates how an appropriate analysis of financial reports can drive your business strategy forward from a well-informed base - Develops mastery of key accounting concepts through financial decision making cases that take a hospitality manager's perspective on business issues - Presents accounting problems in the context of a range of countries and currencies - Includes a new chapter that addresses a range of financial management topics that include share market workings, agency issues, dividend policy as well as operating and financial leverage - Includes a further new chapter that provides a financial perspective on revenue management - Includes accounting problems at the end of each chapter to be used to test knowledge and apply understanding to real life situations - Offers extensive web support for instructors and students that includes powerpoint slides, solutions to end of chapter problems, test bank and additional exercises. The book is written in an accessible and engaging style and structured logically with useful features throughout to aid students’ learning and understanding. It is a key resource for all future hospitality managers.
Accounting for Biodiversity
Accounting for Biodiversity
Hardcover      ISBN: 0415630630
"Accounting for Biodiversity explores the need for companies to actively protect, conserve and improve biodiversity within their sphere of operation. The 14 chapters written by a selected team of experts investigate the ways in which companies are embracing their responsibility through a variety of biodiversity initiatives and innovative models designed to improve the recording, reporting and valuing of biodiversity"--
Accounting for Biodiversity
Accounting for Biodiversity
Paperback      ISBN: 0415630649
The corporate sector is contributing significantly to a serious biodiversity crisis. This book explores the financial, business risk, ethical, cultural, and emotional rationales underlying the need for companies to actively protect, conserve and improve biodiversity within their sphere of operation. Chapter authors investigate the ways in which companies are currently embracing their biodiversity responsibility through a variety of initiatives, with an overarching emphasis on the ways in which they are accounting for biodiversity – in other words, how they are communicating their actions to their diverse stakeholder groups. Throughout the book, the authors provide reflections on the current state of biodiversity accounting as well as make recommendations for future reporting practice.
Accounting for Dummies
Accounting for Dummies
Paperback      ISBN: 1119245486
Features the lastest information on accounting methods and standards, and explains how to avoid fraud, analyze profits, prepare financial reports, manage budgets, and determine product costs.
Accounting for Dummies
Accounting for Dummies
Compact Disc      ISBN: 0061374342
This beginner's guide to accounting describes how to keep the books for businesses, investments, and taxes, covering a wide range of issues, from the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to the latest reporting standards for large corporations.

Accounting for Non-Accountants
Accounting for Non-Accountants
Paperback      ISBN: 0749480769
Assuming no prior knowledge of accounting, Horner provides a textbook for managers and practitioners who wish to gain an overview of the academic discipline of accounting. It covers both financial accounting and management accounting in sufficient detail to allow the interpretation of data, he says, while remaining accessible so that users can quickly gain an understanding of the basic principles. The book is sequential, beginning with the fundamental principles of financial accounting, then moving to aspects of management accounting and concluding with a look at limited companies. Annotation
Accounting for Non-accountants: The Fast and Easy Way to Learn the Basics
Accounting for Non-accountants
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn the Basics
3rd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1402273045
With free Web-based tests and fully updated for 2012, Accounting for Non-Accountants continues to be the easiest to use beginner guide for anyone who's never taken an accounting class, is mystified by accounting jargon, or has no clue about balance sheets or statements of cash flow. Included in this updated edition: ? A new chapter on fraud-a major issue facing small businesses today ? A new chapter on international accounting ? A handy Q&A chapter for quick answers to top questions ? Fully updated examples and appendices, including more online resources

Accounting for Small Business Owners
Accounting for Small Business Owners
Hardcover      ISBN: 1623159539
All the financial accounting a small business will ever need Owning and running a small business can be complicated. On top of developing, marketing and selling your product or service, you've got to be prepared to handle the money that s coming in, pay your employees, track expenditures, consider your stock options, and much more. Accounting for Small Business Owners covers the entire process of establishing solid accounting for your business and common financial scenarios, and will show you how to: - Set up and run your business - Manage and sell your product or service - Perform a month-end balancing of accounts Packed with definitions of basic accounting terms, sample accounting statements, and a wealth of tips and tricks to simplify the accounting process, Accounting for Small Business Owners has everything you need to get the job done! "
Accounting for Small Business Owners
Accounting for Small Business Owners
Paperback      ISBN: 1623155363
All the financial accounting a small business will ever need Owning and running a small business can be complicated. On top of developing, marketing and selling your product or service, you've got to be prepared to handle the money that s coming in, pay your employees, track expenditures, consider your stock options, and much more. Accounting for Small Business Owners covers the entire process of establishing solid accounting for your business and common financial scenarios, and will show you how to: - Set up and run your business - Manage and sell your product or service - Perform a month-end balancing of accounts Packed with definitions of basic accounting terms, sample accounting statements, and a wealth of tips and tricks to simplify the accounting process, Accounting for Small Business Owners has everything you need to get the job done! "