How Business Works: The Facts Visually Explained (How Things Work)
Hardcover – April 14, 2015
A guide to basic business concepts shares instructive diagrams, infographics, step-by-step information, and jargon-free explanations, covering topics ranging from the structure of boards of directors to how to calculate depreciation.
Understand the sometimes-confusing business world with How Business Works, a user-friendly guide to understanding business jargon and corporate structure. Whether you're looking to get ahead at work, want to start your own business, or just want to understand the business world better, How Business Works is a comprehensive guide that makes even difficult business concepts easy to understand.
Learn everything you need to know without getting bogged down by boring textbooks. How Business Works offers helpful diagrams, infographics, and bite-size, step-by-step information, all in jargon-free text that's a pleasure to read. From basic business principles, like how the Board of Directors is structured, to more complicated financial concepts, like how to calculate depreciation, How Business Works is a great first-stop for business students and middle managers who want to understand business without the MBA.
About the Author
Alexandra Black studied business communications before moving to Japan to write for financial newspaper group Nikkei Inc. and work as an editor for the Risk Analysis division of investment bank J.P. Morgan. She later worked for a direct marketing publisher in Sydney, Australia, before moving to Cambridge, UK, where she writes on a range of subjects.