Financial Management for Technology Start-Ups

  • 3h 34m
  • Alnoor Bhimani
  • Kogan Page
  • 2021

More than a third of start-ups fail due to founders having a poor understanding of financial management. Become financially savvy with this easy to understand guide and learn how to effectively grow your business, communicate with investors and progress to the next level.

Start-ups face many challenges but managing the finances does not need to be one. Financial Management for Technology Start-Ups offers a complete financial toolkit on how to use this area of your business to your advantage. This book contains invaluable tools and insights designed specifically for tech start-ups, with a concentrated focus on what is important in financial terms for technology-based and innovation focused entrepreneurial businesses.

The fully updated second edition offers greater analysis of financial statements directly from real-world start-ups, charts the success of businesses that went from start-up to scale-up with all new case studies and covers new digital technologies, emerging opportunities in the ecosystem, developing markets and much more. For entrepreneurs and tech innovators, this is a must-have book to help take your idea from concept to company with clear and effective financial insights.

In this Book

  • Preface
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Now is the Time
  • Tech Start-Ups—Why They’re Different
  • Start-Up Contribution Analysis
  • Start-Up Financial Analysis
  • Start-Up Progress Analysis
  • The Importance of Being Liquid
  • What’s it Worth to You?
  • Tracking Your Start-Up’s Growth
  • Glossary
  • Resources