Introduction to Financial Accounting

Author: Andrew Thomas,Anne Marie Ward

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

ISBN: 9780077163884

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 809

View: 9051

The new eighth edition of 'Introduction to Financial Accounting' has been fully revised and updated to provide comprehensive, contemporary coverage whilst retaining its highly valued short, student friendly chapters and practical content. This essential text intergrated with the lastes accounting standards and is packed with real world examples and exercises to keep students engaged in this dynamic field.

Das Lean Six Sigma Toolbook

Mehr als 100 Werkzeuge zur Verbesserung der Prozessgeschwindigkeit und -qualität

Author: Michael L. George,David Rowlands,Marc Price,John Maxey

Publisher: Vahlen

ISBN: 3800648539

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 275

View: 5112

Die Referenz zum Verständnis der Konzepte und Werkzeuge von Lean Six Sigma: Six Sigma ist ein statistisches Qualitätsziel und zugleich ein Instrument des Qualitätsmanagements. Ausgangspunkt dieser auf Effizienz und Qualität ausgerichteten Methode ist die Zieldefinition. Danach wird die Fehlerabweichung von diesem Idealziel ermittelt. Ihr Kernelement ist also die Beschreibung, Messung, Analyse, Verbesserung und Überwachung von Geschäftsprozessen unter anderem mit statistischen Mitteln. Dabei orientieren sich die Ziele an Prozesskennzahlen eines Unternehmens und an den Kundenbedürfnissen. In diesem Buch werden alle wichtigen Werkzeuge zur Anwendung von Lean Six Sigma vorgestellt und systematisch auf ihre Einsatzgebiete hin eingeordnet. Detaillierte Erläuterungen helfen zu verstehen, welches Werkzeug wann, wie und warum einzusetzen ist. Aus dem Inhalt: - Voice of the Customer - Wertstromanalyse und Prozessflussdiagramme - Datenerhebung und Abweichungsanalysen - Fehlerursachen identifizieren und verifizieren - Minderung der Durchlaufzeiten und der nicht-wertschöpfenden Kosten - Komplexität und Komplexitätsanalyse - Auswahl und Pilotierung von Lösungen Michael L. George ist Chairman der George Group, der weltweit führenden Six-Sigma-Beratung. David Rowlands ist Vice President für Six Sigma bei der North American Solution Group, einer Division von Xerox. Marc Pice und John Maxey sind Mitarbeiter der George Group. Die Übersetzung dieses Buchs wurde vom Six-Sigma-Experten Dirk Dose, Partner bei der PPI AG (www.sixsigma.de), und seinem Team vorgenommen. Er verfügt über umfangreiche Beratungspraxis mit Prozessoptimierungsprojekten, bei denen Six Sigma zur Verbesserung von Geschäftsprozessen eingesetzt wurde. Lean Six Sigma ist eine der führenden Techniken zur Maximierung der Prozesseffizienz und zur Steuerung jedes Schritts eines Geschäftsprozesses. Mit dem Lean Six Sigma Toolbook werden Sie entdecken, wie Sie Ihr Unternehmen auf ein neues Niveau der Wettbewerbsfähigkeit heben können.

Financial Accounting

Author: Jill Collis

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137540230

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 248

View: 7372

The Business Briefings series offers authoritative introductory textbooks in core business topics. Covering the basics and providing springboards to further study, the books take a no-nonsense, practical approach, and are ideal as accessible introductions or as revision guides. This book covers the essentials of financial accounting, providing students with a clear and succinct overview of the topic. It has been carefully developed to cover the key subjects including double-entry bookkeeping, accounting regulations, and the preparation and analysis of financial statements. This is an ideal guide for students coming to the subject for the first time, or for those seeking a quick refresher. Key benefits: • Concise yet authoritative • Ideal as an introduction or revision guide • Includes answers to revision questions

Business Accounting UK GAAP

Author: Alan Sangster,Frank Wood

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273718802

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 840

View: 7268

Frank Wood's Business Accounting volumes are the world's best-selling textbooks on bookkeeping and accounting. Now for the first time, the authors have produced an indispensable textbook specifically for accounting students and professionals working with UK GAAP practice and terminology.

Frank Wood's Business Accounting UK GAAP

Author: Frank Wood,Alan Sangster

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273718765

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 766

View: 8375

The subjects covered in this book include the accounting equation and the balance sheet, trading and profit and loss accounts, the analytical petty cash book and the imprest system, suspense accounts and errors, cash flow statements and much more.

Die Blockchain-Revolution

Wie die Technologie hinter Bitcoin nicht nur das Finanzsystem, sondern die ganze Welt verändert

Author: Don Tapscott,Alex Tapscott

Publisher: Plassen Verlag

ISBN: 3864704065

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 450

View: 870

Blockchain ermöglicht Peer-to-Peer-Transaktionen ohne jede Zwischenstelle wie eine Bank. Die Teilnehmer bleiben anonym und dennoch sind alle Transaktionen transparent und nachvollziehbar. Somit ist jeder Vorgang fälschungssicher. Dank Blockchain muss man sein Gegenüber nicht mehr kennen und ihm vertrauen – das Vertrauen wird durch das System als Ganzes hergestellt. Und digitale Währungen wie Bitcoins sind nur ein Anwendungsgebiet der Blockchain-Revolution. In der Blockchain kann jedes wichtige Dokument gespeichert werden: Urkunden von Universitäten, Geburts- und Heiratsurkunden und vieles mehr. Die Blockchain ist ein weltweites Register für alles. In diesem Buch zeigen die Autoren, wie sie eine fantastische neue Ära in den Bereichen Finanzen, Business, Gesundheitswesen, Erziehung und darüber hinaus möglich machen wird.

Makroökonomik

Mit vielen Fallstudien

Author: N. Gregory Mankiw

Publisher: Haufe-Lexware

ISBN: 3791037846

Category: Law

Page: 800

View: 2491

!-- Generated by XStandard version 2.0.1.0 on 2016-02-17T17:17:57 -- Der „Mankiw" ist nicht nur ein maßgebliches Standardwerk an deutschen Hochschulen. Übersetzt in zahlreiche Sprachen wird der Klassiker weltweit erfolgreich in Lehrveranstaltungen eingesetzt. Diskussionen um Themen wie Inflation, Arbeitslosigkeit und Wachstum Möglichkeiten und Grenzen der Geld-, Fiskal- und Außenwirtschaftspolitik Die 6. deutsche Auflage wurde umfassend überarbeitet und berücksichtigt auch die Aktualisierungen der 7. US-Auflage. Eine zentrale Neuerung ist das Kapitel „Ein dynamisches Modell der Gesamtnachfrage und des Gesamtangebots". Es präsentiert die wesentlichen makroökonomischen Forschungsergebnisse der letzten Jahre. Aktuelle Texte und neue Fallbeispiele zur jüngsten Wirtschafts- und Finanzkrise Modernisiertes, zweifarbiges Layout

MBA Accounting

Author: Roger Hussey

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137404353

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 480

View: 8560

This book provides a firm grounding in management and financial accounting for MBA students and practising managers. It focuses on the 'why' as well as the 'how to', equipping managers with the tools and knowledge necessary for generating and interpreting accounts.

Managing Sport Finance

Author: Robert Wilson

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136959327

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 9060

All good managers working in sport need to have a clear understanding of the principles of finance and accounting. Whether working in the private or public sectors, a firm grasp of the basic concepts and techniques of financial management is essential if a manager is to make effective decisions and to implement those decisions successfully. Managing Sport Finance is the first book to offer a comprehensive introduction to financial management and accounting specifically designed for managers working in sport.

Frank Wood's Business Accounting

Author: Frank Wood,Alan Sangster

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273693109

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 821

View: 8582

Every year, thousands of students rely on Frank Wood's best-selling books to help them pass their accountancy exams. Business Accounting is the world's best-selling textbook on bookkeeping and accounting. Now in its tenth edition, it has become the standard introductory text for accounting students and professionals alike. New to this edition: *Over 120 brand new review questions for exam practice*Two new chapters on Corporate Governance and Public Sector Accounting *Coverage of International Accounting Standards 2005*Additional and updated worked examples for areas of difficulty such as ratio analysis Features: *Easy-to-follow explanations of contemporary accounting practice*Clear and logical progression through topics*Activities designed to reinforce your understanding of key concepts*Over 300 review questions, including past examination board questions*100 multiple choice questions with answers*Regularly-updated Companion Website at www pearsoned.co.uk/wood including further self-test questions and accounting standards updates The book is used on a wide variety of courses in accounting and business, both at secondary and tertiary level and for those studying for professional qua accounting. It also covers introductory aspects of management accounting suitable for use at all levels up to and including professional foundation level courses and first-year degree courses. 'A classic textbook that has set thousands of students on a straight path since it was first published, Wood & Sangster's Business Accounting can be recommended without reservation to all accounting students.' Dr George Iatridis, University of Athens, Greece and University of Manchester.

Business Accounting

Author: Jill Collis,Andrew Holt,Roger Hussey

Publisher: Palgrave

ISBN: 1137521503

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 624

View: 5826

Business Accounting has been developed specifically for the needs of non-specialist students studying accounting as part of another degree. The authors explain the key concepts clearly and concisely, using examples, cases and real company data to contextualise the theory. Ethics, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility is given more prominence in this new edition and a new chapter on the statement of cash flows has been added. The number of questions in the book and online has been increased substantially to provide students with more opportunity to test their understanding and provide lecturers with more materials to perform assessments.

Frank Wood's Business Accounting 1

Author: Frank Wood,Alan Sangster

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273681496

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 765

View: 4338

Known as the 'Bible' of accounting this book offers a thorough introduction to financial accounting. Full coverage of special accounting procedures and partnerships are retained in this modernized version of the two volumes, logically taking the reader through a typical first year course. Business Accounting is the world's best-selling textbook on bookkeeping and accounting. It gives clear explanations, in straightforward language, with a wealth of worked examples and a large number of questions and answers. These features have made it for many years the number one choice for both students and lecturers. Literally millions of students have studied and passed accounting examinations using Business Accounting. Activities designed to broaden and reinforce students' understanding of concepts Glossary defining key terms and concepts, referenced to the chapter in which they appear Sets of 20 multiple choice questions positioned in the book at relevant points, with answers given in Appendix 2 Notes for Students to help them with their studies and examinations

Business Accounting and Finance

Author: Catherine Gowthorpe

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781408018378

Category: Accounting

Page: 580

View: 7497

Now in its third edition, this popular introductory text is aimed at non-specialist students of accounting and finance taking their first module in the subject, within courses such as business studies and management. The new edition has been extensively revised to bring all the financial reporting aspects up-to-date and consistent with international financial reporting practice.New to this Edition:• All chapters updated to fully adhere to the latest international accounting standards• New chapter on working capital management• Some restructuring and reordering of chapters to better fit modules• Extends the coverage of corporate governance, auditing and Activity Based Costing• More Self-test Questions and Exercises per chapterBusiness Accounting and Finance is ideally suitable for introductory accounting and finance modules taught on undergraduate business studies courses, around the world. It is also appropriate for use on MBA courses.

Public Sector Accounting and Budgeting for Non-Specialists

Author: G. Jan van Helden,Ron Hodges

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137376996

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 3495

Public Sector Accounting and Budgeting for Non-Specialists focuses on the essentials of what public sector managers need to know in order to become more effective users of financial information. This concise yet thorough book: • helps non-financial specialists to understand the key aspects of financial documents such as budgets, balance sheets and cash flow statements • uses examples from a broad range of public sector organizations to illustrate how various types of financial statements are constructed and used • shows how financial information supports decision-making and accountability • provides many references to the academic and professional literature for those who want to extend their knowledge

Financial Accounting 6th Edition

An International Introduction

Author: David Alexander,Christopher Nobes

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 1292103019

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 496

View: 4587

'This book will be welcomed by students and academics alike. The text is easy to read and well laid out, the case studies are very helpful, and it is supplemented by a good range of quality supporting material' Christopher Coles, Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Glasgow ‘A hugely enjoyable and informative book with an international focus’ Eleimon Gonis, University of the West of England, Bristol Financial Accounting is the ideal book for anyone with little prior knowledge or who is new to this subject area. The book retains the clear writing style and unique international focus which led to the success of previous editions. This approach enables the teaching of financial accounting in a way that is not country-specific. This fully updated text uses the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as its framework to explain key concepts and practices while linking them with contemporary real-life examples from around the world. What’s new! Fully updated to reflect the extensive changes that have occurred in the three years since writing the fifth edition; Expanded discussion of accounting by SMEs and partnerships (Chapter 4); New discussion on capital maintenance (Chapter 8); Added material on integrated reporting and sustainability (Chapter 6); Expanded discussion of revenue recognition, including reference to IFRS 15 (Chapter 8). The text is ideal for undergraduates and MBA students worldwide taking a first course in financial accounting. Visit www.pearsoned.co.uk/alexander to find valuable online resources for both students and lecturers, including an instructor’s manual and full set of power point slides. David Alexander is Professor Emeritus of Accounting at the University of Birmingham Business School, England. Christopher Nobes is Professor of Accounting at Royal Holloway, University of London, England. He is also Professor at the University of Sydney, and Adjunct Professor at the Norwegian Business School. From 1993 to 2001 he was a member of the board of the International Accounting Standards Committee.

Handbook of Financial Planning and Control

Author: Robert P. Greenwood

Publisher: Gower Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN: 9780566083723

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 379

View: 8066

This book provides not only practical guidance on how to manage resources but also a critical examination of the conventional techniques of financial planning and control through the introduction of new approaches. Additional chapters have been added to introduce Strategic Management Accounting, Activity Based Costing and the Balanced Scorecard, New Performance Measures, Venture Capital, Knowledge Management and Outsourcing, and Financial Considerations of eBusiness. In this third edition, the book has been revised to encourage the reader to think about and reflect upon the emergence of recent principles and practices related to financial planning and control. While it is addressed primarily to business managers with an interest in financial planning and control, the range of subjects covered and the breadth of approach adopted by many of the contributors will make the Handbook of Financial Planning and Control especially useful to those managers in non-financial functions (as well as students of management) who must reconcile theory with the everyday reality of modern business practice.

Japan-Knigge für Manager

Author: Diana Rowland

Publisher: Campus Verlag

ISBN: 3593393328

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 180

View: 821

Warum sollte man einem japanischen Geschäftsmann nie einen Brieföffner schenken? Und warum darf die Visitenkarte eines Gesprächspartners nicht gleich nach der Begrüßung weggesteckt werden? Diese und andere Fragen beantwortet Diana Rowland in ihrem Japan-Knigge für Manager. Denn man muss die Gepflogenheiten vor Ort kennen, um Fettnäpfchen zu umgehen und in einer anderen Kultur erfolgreich Geschäfte zu machen. Die Neuauflage wurde komplett aktualisiert und um nützliche Internetlinks ergänzt.

Management Accounting

Author: Jill Collis

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137335904

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 176

View: 3216

The Business Briefings series offers authoritative introductory textbooks in core business topics. Covering the basics and providing springboards to further study, the books take a no-nonsense, practical approach, and are ideal as accessible introductions or as revision guides. This book covers the essentials of management accounting, providing students with a clear and succinct overview of the topic. It has been carefully developed to cover the key subjects including direct and indirect costing, ABC, marginal and standard costing, and budgetary control. This is an ideal guide for students coming to the subject for the first time, or for those seeking a quick refresher. Key benefits: • Concise yet authoritative • Ideal as an introduction or revision guide • Includes answers to revision questions

Financial Accounting

An Introduction

Author: Augustine Benedict,Barry Elliott

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780273737650

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 732

View: 5679

Rev. ed. of: Financial accounting: an introduction. 2008.