ISBN 9788129120045,Smart Skills: Mastering The Numbers

Smart Skills: Mastering The Numbers


Anne Hawkins


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788129120045

ISBN-10 8129120046


Number of Pages 160 Pages
Language (English)


Mastering numbers is important not only for accountants everyone who is part of an organisation or who runs a business needs to get his or her numbers right. A practical and accessible guide to the numerical skills needed to excel in business, this book is meant for all those who would want or need a basic understanding of numbers and accounting, from balance sheets and profit and loss to working capital and measures of performance. A must-read for any employee, manager, freelancer or business owner. About the Author Anne Hawkins started her career as an apprentice in a multinational engineering group where she qualified as an accountant. She then held senior positions in a range of sectors before starting her own training business. She has developed an enviable reputation for explaining financial matters in simple terms. Passionate about her subject and the leverage to be gained by ensuring that everyone in the organisation understands the financial implications of the choices they are making, Anne has also written a number of successful business books, including Lean Means Beans (2003) and 100 Great Cost-Cutting Ideas (2010). She is the co- writer of the Balance Sheet Pocketbook (2010).