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30 Day MBA in Business Finance: Your Fast Track Guide to Business Success 2ed

by Colin Barrow Kogan Page
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Pbk 264 pages
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The 30 Day MBA in Business Finance provides a complete 'course' in business finance, covering thirteen key topics which fall under three main headings - the fundamentals of business finance, corporate capital structures and financial strategies and special topics. Learn what they teach you at the world's top accountancy firms and Business Schools and why it matters to you.

With guidance on understanding financial reports, assessing the credit worthiness of business partners, determining profitable strategies, raising finance and ensuring proper records, The 30 Day MBA in Business Finance contains everything you need to eliminate gaps in your financial knowledge, think like a financial strategist and become a top manager.

Online supporting resources for this book include a bonus chapter on business communication, self-test question and answers and appendices.

    • Chapter - 0: List of Figures
    • Chapter - 0: List of Tables
    • Chapter - 0: Introduction
  • Section - ONE: The fundamentals of business finance;
    • Chapter - 01: Financial business reports;
    • Chapter - 02: The rules of the game;
    • Chapter - 03: Analysing financial reports;
    • Chapter - 04: Finance as a value creator;
  • Section - TWO: Corporate capital structures;
    • Chapter - 05: The role of business structures in financing business;
    • Chapter - 06: Debt finance;
    • Chapter - 07: Equity;
  • Section - THREE: Financial strategies and special topics;
    • Chapter - 08: Risk management;
    • Chapter - 09: Business tax and profit reporting procedures;
    • Chapter - 10: Mergers and acquisitions;
    • Chapter - 11: Business plans and budgets;
    • Chapter - 12: Additional core general MBA subjects

Following a career in business where he held senior staff and line positions, including that of managing director of a substantial manufacturing enterprise with multi -plant and multi-country operations he was Head of the Enterprise Group at Cranfield School of Management, a leading European Business School, for ten years. He has been a visiting professor in universities in the US, Europe and the Far East. For five years he was a non-executive director of a high tech venture capital fund, has sat on Government task forces and is now strategic advisor to a number of business owners.

As well as his own books he currently writes freelance, ghost writing and 'Anglicising' books for American authors and lectures extensively on business topics.