The Accounting Game

Author: Darrell Mullis
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402231612
Release Date: 2008-03-01
Genre: Business & Economics

"Fantastic Learning Tool...Don't let this book title fool you. It is not an oversimplification of accounting and financial principles. It is, however, a serious and very effective examination of a very small but progressively complex business. There are not many books available on the market that make a complex and dry subject understandable and even fun. This book successfully does just that." -Amazon Reviewer The Clearest Explanation Ever of the Key Accounting Basics The world of accounting can be intimidating. Whether you're a manager, business owner or aspiring entrepreneur, you've likely found yourself needing to know basic accounting...but baffled by complicated accounting books. What if learning accounting could be as simple and fun as running a child's lemonade stand? It can. The Accounting Game presents financial information in a format so simple and so unlike a common accounting textbook, you may forget you're learning key skills that will help you get ahead! Using the world of a child's lemonade stand to teach the basics of managing your finances, this book makes a dry subject fun and understandable. As you run your stand, you'll begin to understand and apply financial terms and concepts like assets, liabilities, earnings, inventory and notes payable, plus: --Interactive format gives you hands-on experience --Color-coded charts and worksheets help you remember key terms --Step-by-step process takes you from novice to expert with ease --Fun story format speeds retention of essential concepts --Designed to apply what you learn to the real world The revolutionary approach of The Accounting Game takes the difficult subjects of accounting and business finance and makes them something you can easily learn, understand, remember and use! "The game approach makes the subject matter most understandable. I highly recommend it to anyone frightened by either numbers or accountants." -John Hernandis, Director of Corporate Communications, American Greetings

The Accounting Game

Author: Darrell Mullis
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1548785490
Release Date: 2017-07-12
Genre:

Accounting by Joe Booth is a developer's guide to basic accounting. Written with business app development in mind, Booth discusses some of the most common accounting processes, including assets, multiple accounts, journaling, posting, inventory, and payroll. An appendix includes SQL code examples to get you started with several basic accounting transactions. This updated and expanded second edition of Book provides a user-friendly introduction to the subject, Taking a clear structural framework, it guides the reader through the subject's core elements. A flowing writing style combines with the use of illustrations and diagrams throughout the text to ensure the reader understands even the most complex of concepts. This succinct and enlightening overview is a required reading for all those interested in the subject . We hope you find this book useful in shaping your future career & Business.

Accounting for Non accountants

Author: Wayne Allan Label
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402206573
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Business & Economics

A guide for businesspeople covers such essentials as financial statements, balance sheets, liabilities, assets, and income statements.

Basic Accounting Simplified

Author: Gary S. Lesser
Publisher:
ISBN: 0578076322
Release Date: 2011-02-01
Genre: Business & Economics

When the basics are understood, the more advanced aspects of accounting are easier to understand. By simplifying complex concepts, Basic Accounting Simplified helps students of accounting to think through, understand, and master the more difficult issues that will be taught as their accounting education progresses. Straightforward instructions will guide the student through this process and will engage the student every step of the way.--Publisher's description.

Building the conceptual foundation

Author: Gregory R. Mostyn
Publisher:
ISBN: PSU:000065787489
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Genre: Accounting

Volume 1 is the first of two self-study volumes that provide a complete introduction to financial accounting concepts, principles, and procedures. The book includes a disk that contains detailed problem solutions, unlimited accounting working papers for problems, and a review of essential math for accounting. Content is presented in a step-by-step manner using research-based instructional design, including cumulative tests with solutions and reinforcement guidance based on test results. Text is fully illustrated. Volume 1 focuses on basic concepts including transaction analysis, the accounting process, and introducing the traditional accounting system. To view table of contents, index, and for further details for volume 1 visit www.worthyjames.com

The Lemonade Stand

Author: Ara Bagdasarian
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1469906562
Release Date: 2012-03-20
Genre: Business & Economics

"Forget the business plan, the venture capital, and the year-long lease. You don't need them. This book will show you how to get a profitable business up and running without risking it all. For anyone who dreams of a new perspective on entrepreneurship in the twenty-first century. The thirteen principles are guidelines that empower and inspire anyone to welcome adversity, embrace challenges, and turn problems into profitable innovations. It all starts with an idea, and there has never been a better time than now to be an entrepreneur."--Back cover.

Accounting Simplified

Author: William Ruland
Publisher: South-Western Pub
ISBN: 0324116616
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Business & Economics

Accounting is essential, and easy to learn. At its most basic, it's simply the grammar of business, giving structure to the way financial information is recorded. It is also the language of finance, providing the vocabulary that you need to work effectively in the business world. The fact is, if you want to manage successfully and really master the art of business, you have to understand financial statements--those documents that summarize the financial results of your business. Accounting Simplified: A Self-Study Guide will help you accomplish this goal easily and quickly. If you are: An investor considering whether to buy, sell or hold securities; A lender evaluating loan requests; A supplier deciding whether to extend credit; A manager trying to determine how to run your business better; you will immediately benefit from this straightforward, no-nonsense book. Using this simple self-study guide, you'll quickly learn how to: Work comfortably with income statements and balance sheets by understanding revenues and expenses; assets, liabilities, and owners equity; Analyse and record transactions and determine how they relate to the financial statements; Close the books in preparation for a new year; Recognize income whether on an accrual basis or a cash basis, and what the difference is; Understand and record prepaid expenses, inventories, and long-lived assets; And much more. Filled with examples and practice exercises you can do at your own pace, in your own time, this practical "how-to" book will lead you to a higher level of business expertise and give you renewed confidence in your daily business tasks.

Accounting For Dummies

Author: John A. Tracy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119245681
Release Date: 2016-06-10
Genre: Business & Economics

Open the books on accounting with this friendly guide Want to make sense of accounting basics but don't know where to begin? This new edition of Accounting For Dummies helps you speak your accountant's language with ease—minimizing confusion as you maximize profits. Written in plain English, it quickly gets you up to speed on how to manage inventory, report income and expenses for private or public companies, evaluate profit margins, analyze business strengths and weaknesses, manage budgets for a better bottom line, and so much more. Whether you're a small business owner, a manager with budget responsibilities, or just want to understand your 401(k) statements, this friendly guide helps you get a handle on all those columns of numbers—without losing your cool. From tips for getting the most out of reading a financial report to ways to analyze and manage profit—and everything in between—it gives you the jargon-free introduction to accounting you need to make sense of those numbers. Get the scoop on accounting basics and standards Read and understand financial statements with ease Report income and expenses for public or private sectors Create great financials and boost your bottom line If the thought of accounting gives you anxiety, you're in luck! Accounting For Dummies is your no-nonsense ticket to success!

How to Read a Financial Report

Author: John A. Tracy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471646938
Release Date: 2004-04-26
Genre: Business & Economics

Hidden somewhere among all the numbers in a financial report is vitally important information about where a company has been and where it is going. This is especially relevant in light of the current corporate scandals. The sixth edition of this bestselling book is designed to help anyone who works with financial reports--but has neither the time nor the need for an in-depth knowledge of accounting--cut through the maze of accounting information to find out what those numbers really mean.

Accounting Basics

Author: Michael Celender
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 1482324814
Release Date: 2013-05-22
Genre: Business & Economics

With over 360 pages of accounting theory and questions, it is undoubtedly one of the most comprehensive basic accounting guides in existence today, and with its concise and clear explanations and hundreds of diagrams and images, it is also the simplest. It is a guidebook and study aide for the accounting student. And while it has been tailor made for both high school and college students, it is also very handy for working professionals who need to brush up on all the basic accounting concepts and practices.

The Lemonade Stand Millionaire

Author: Gail Haynes
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
ISBN: 9781614483892
Release Date: 2013-03-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Today’s society is plagued with debt. Our schools are not preparing us financially to enter the world of banks, bills, credit cards and mortgages. Families tend not to talk about the real issues of money and how to manage it in order to win the money game! The Lemonade Stand Millionaire is a simple, step-by-step process to teach kids how their money can work for them by simply understanding how to earn, grow, and manage money. Parents will also learn to teach their kids (and themselves!) how to start a small business and how to manage the money within it.

How to Start a Home based Bookkeeping Business

Author: Michelle Long
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762769117
Release Date: 2011-06-01
Genre: Business & Economics

In tough economic times and with rising unemployment, people are looking to take the bull by the horns and start their own home-based businesses.... From GPP's enormously successful How to Start a Home-Based Business series (more than half a million copies sold!), comes the essential guide to starting up a home-based Bookkeeping business.

Accounting All in One For Dummies

Author: Joseph Kraynak
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119453949
Release Date: 2018-03-12
Genre: Business & Economics

Your all-in-one accounting resource If you’re a numbers person, it’s your lucky day! Accounting jobs are on the rise — in fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a faster-than-average growth rate of 11% in the industry through 2024. So, if you’re seeking long-term job security while also pursuing your passion, you’ll be stacking the odds in your favor by starting a career in accounting. Accountants don’t necessarily lead a solitary life behind a desk in a bank. The field offers opportunities in auditing, budget analysis, financial accounting, management accounting, tax accounting, and more. In Accounting All-in-One For Dummies, you’ll benefit from cream-of-the-crop content culled from several previously published books. It’ll help you to flourish in whatever niche you want to conquer in the wonderful world of accounting. You’ll also get free access to a quiz for each section of the book online. Report on financial statements Make savvy business decisions Audit and detect financial fraud Handle cash and make purchasing decisions Get free access to topic quizzes online If you’re a student studying the application of accounting theories or a professional looking for a valuable desktop reference you can trust, this book covers it all.

Accounting Workbook

Author: Jackie Stachiw
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1515217221
Release Date: 2015-09-10
Genre:

With multiple choice questions, journal entries, and financial statement preparations, this book will help you excel at the basic concepts of accounting.