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Accounting Essentials for Hospitality Managers By Chris Guilding

Accounting Essentials for Hospitality Managers

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Outlines the procedure behind various financial activities - including budgeting, year-end financial statement analysis, double-entry accounting, working capital management, and investment decision making. This book demonstrates how an appropriate analysis of financial reports can drive your business strategy forward from a well-informed base.
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Accounting Essentials for Hospitality Managers by Chris Guilding

For non-accountant hospitality managers, accounting and financial management is often perceived as an inaccessible part of the business, yet understanding is crucial for success. Using an `easy to read' style, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the most relevant accounting information for managers. It demonstrates how to organize and analyze accounting data to help make informed decisions with confidence.With its highly practical approach, this book:

  • quickly develops the reader's ability to adeptly use and interpret accounting information to further organizational decision making and control
  • demonstrates how an appropriate analysis of financial reports can drive your business strategy forward from a well-informed base
  • develops mastery of the key accounting concepts through financial decision making cases that take a hospitality manager's perspective on an issue
  • sets financial problems in the context of a range of countries and currencies
  • includes two new chapters on internal control and performance management
  • offers a companion website for this title includes case studies, PowerPoint slides and exercises and solutions to aid learning and teaching. These resources are SCORM compliant and compatible with institutions' Learning Management Systems.

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About Chris Guilding


Chris Guilding was Associate Professor in the school of Accounting Finance and Economics and since 2004 has been Professor of Hotel Management in the department of Tourism, Leisure, Hotel and Sport Management. His teaching specialism is in management accounting and he has taught on the MBA, Masters in Hospitality Management, Professional Golfers Association, Australian Institute of Company Directors Course and Undergraduate programmes. He is also Inaugural Director of the Services Industry research Centre (established 2003). He is co-editor for the journal Accounting, Accountability and Performance since 1998. In addition to the first edition of the proposed title, which was called Financial Management for Hospitality Decision Makers (2002), Chris Guilding has written with P. Auyeung and D. Delaney, The Key Elements of Introductory Accounting, 3rd edition (2006), John Wiley & Sons Australia Ltd and contributed to our International Encyclopedia of Hospitality Management (2005).

Table of Contents


1. Introduction 2. Analysing Transactions and Preparing Year End Financial Statements 3. Double Entry Accounting 4. Adjusting and Closing Entries 5. Internal Control 6. Cost Management Issues 7. Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis 8. Budgeting and Responsibility Accounting 9. Flexible Budgeting and Variance Analysis 10. Performance Measurement 11. Cost Information and Pricing 12. Working Capital Management 13.Investment Decision Making

Additional information

GOR007181999
Accounting Essentials for Hospitality Managers by Chris Guilding
Chris Guilding
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
2009-02-26
354
1856176673
9781856176675
N/A
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