Accounting and Finance in 4 Weeks: The Complete Guide to Success

  • 4h 54m
  • Roger Mason
  • Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
  • 2015

Accounting And Finance In 4 Weeks is a comprehensive guide to understanding finance, giving you everything you need to know in one place. Made up of four bestselling books in one, this book delivers a complete course in the essentials. From balance sheets and profit statements to cashflow, budgets and forecasts you'll discover all the tools, techniques and strategies you need to get up to speed.

This book introduces you to the main themes and ideas of finance and accounting, giving you a knowledge and understanding of the key concepts, together with practical and thought-provoking exercises.

About the Author

Roger Mason is a chartered accountant who has worked with large and small businesses across the world. His books have sold over 100,000 copies.

In this Book

  • Sunday—An Introduction to Profit Statements
  • Monday—An Introduction to Balance Sheets
  • Tuesday—An Introduction to Published Accounts
  • Wednesday—Accounting Ratios and Investment Decisions
  • Thursday—Cash and the Management of Working Capital
  • Friday—Costing
  • Saturday—Budgets
  • Sunday—The Basic Principles of Bookkeeping
  • Monday—Different Types of Account and Ledger
  • Tuesday—More Aspects of Bookkeeping
  • Wednesday—Preparation for the Accounts
  • Thursday—The Profit and Loss Account
  • Friday—The Balance Sheet
  • Saturday—Understanding Published Accounts
  • Sunday—The Right Approach
  • Monday—An Introduction to Accounts
  • Tuesday—The Profit and Loss Account or Income Statement
  • Wednesday—The Balance Sheet or Statement of Financial Position
  • Thursday—Using Ratios to Interpret Accounts
  • Friday—Cash Flow Statement and Group Accounts
  • Saturday—The Reports
  • Sunday—Budgeting and Forecasting Fundamentals
  • Monday—More Budgeting and Forecasting Fundamentals
  • Tuesday—Capital Expenditure, Sales and Revenue Budgets
  • Wednesday—Expenditure Budgets
  • Thursday—The Profit and Loss Budget
  • Friday—The Cash Budget
  • Saturday—Monitoring Progress Against Budgets and Forecasts