The Resource Accounting : information for business decisions, Billie M Cunningham, Loren A Nikolai, John D Bazley, Marie Kavanagh, Geoff Slaughter and Sharelle Simmons

Accounting : information for business decisions, Billie M Cunningham, Loren A Nikolai, John D Bazley, Marie Kavanagh, Geoff Slaughter and Sharelle Simmons

Label
Accounting : information for business decisions
Title
Accounting
Title remainder
information for business decisions
Statement of responsibility
Billie M Cunningham, Loren A Nikolai, John D Bazley, Marie Kavanagh, Geoff Slaughter and Sharelle Simmons
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A business focused introduction to Accounting for all students - not just those intending to be Accounting majors. Lead students through the real-world business cycle and how accounting information informs decision-making. Students learn how to base decisions on two kinds of accounting information '" managerial and financial. Departing from the traditional approach taken by other introductory accounting textbooks, students apply both managerial and financial approaches within the topics examined in each chapter. The conversational writing engages students in the theoretical content and how it
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
657.071
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5635 .C964 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Accounting : information for business decisions, Billie M Cunningham, Loren A Nikolai, John D Bazley, Marie Kavanagh, Geoff Slaughter and Sharelle Simmons
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title page; Copyright page; Brief contents; Contents; Preface; Resources guide; About the authors; Acknowledgements; CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS ACCOUNTING AND THEROLE OF PROFESSIONAL SKILLS; The changing business environment; The successful businessperson; Private enterprise; The forms that businesses take; The regulatory environment of business; The accounting system; Management activities; Accounting support for management activities; Accounting support for external decision making; Ethics in business and accounting; The accountant of the 21st century; Critical thinking
  • Accounting for transactions to start a businessExpanding the accounting equation; Accounting principles and concepts related to net income; Recording daily operations; End-of-period adjustments; Net income and its effect on the balance sheet; Business issues and values: A billion here, a billion there; Summary; Key terms; Weblinks; Integrated business and accounting situations; Dr Decisive; List of company URLs; CHAPTER 5 RECORDING, STORING AND REPORTING ACCOUNTINGINFORMATION; Accounts; Accounting cycle; Recording (journalising) transactions; Posting from journals to the accounts
  • Applying critical thinking to business decisionsOrientation of the book; Framework of the book; Summary; Key terms; Weblinks; Integrated business and accounting situations; Dr Decisive; Endnotes; List of company URLs; CHAPTER 2 DEVELOPING A BUSINESS PLAN: COST-VOLUME-PROFITANALYSIS; Planning in a new business; Cost-volume-profit (C-V-P) planning; Using C-V-P analysis; Other planning issues; What can happen if a business doesn't have a business plan; Business issues and values: waste not, want not; Summary; Key terms; Weblinks; Integrated business and accounting situations; Dr Decisive
  • EndnotesList of company URLs; CHAPTER 3 DEVELOPING A BUSINESS PLAN: BUDGETING; Why budget?; Operating cycles; The budget as a framework for planning; Using the master budget in evaluating the business' performance; Budgets: business issues and ideas; Summary; Key terms; Weblinks; Integrated business and accounting situations; Dr Decisive; Endnotes; List of company URLs; CHAPTER 4 THE ACCOUNTING SYSTEM: CONCEPTS AND APPLICATIONS; Financial accounting information and decision making; Basic concepts and terms used in accounting; Components of the accounting equation
  • Trial balancePreparing adjusting entries; Adjusted trial balance; Preparing the financial statements; Preparation of closing entries; Modifications for companies; Other journal entries; Accounting information: business issues and values; Summary; Key terms; Weblinks; Integrated business and accounting situations; Dr Decisive; List of company URLs; CHAPTER 6 MANAGING AND REPORTING WORKING CAPITAL; Working capital; Cash; Accounts receivable; Inventory; Accounts payable; Working capital: business issues and values; Summary; Key terms; Weblinks; Integrated business and accounting situations
Control code
ocn905957187
Dimensions
other
Edition
2nd edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780170270861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b33053984
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)905957187
  • pebcl0170270866

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