Previous edition: published as The entrepreneur's guide to finance and business. 2003.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
The entrepreneurial spectrum -- The entrepreneur -- The business plan -- Financial statements -- Financial statement analysis -- Cash flow management -- Valuation -- Raising capital -- Debt financing -- Equity financing -- Financing for minorities and women -- Taking a job with an entrepreneurial firm -- Intrapraneurship : corporate entrepreneurship -- Appendices. Appendix A: Industry profitability ; Appendix B: U.S. funds focused on minority markets.
In this guide to setting up and managing the financial aspects of a business, Steven Rogers covers all the major topics - from writing a growth business plan and compiling and understanding financial statements to making a company profitable, valuing a company, and raising additional venture capital.