Business, Investing & Careers
As business owners gray, trends have shown that they start thinking of cashing out. Selling Your Business For Dummies gives readers expert tips on every aspect of selling a business, from establishing a realistic value to putting their business on the market to closing the deal. It helps them create sound exit plans, find and qualify, find and qualify a buyer, conduct a sale ... Read More
Thinking of selling up but not sure whether it's the right time, or how to go about it? From helping you decide whether selling really is the best option for you, to finding an agent and choosing a sales method, all the way to exchanging contracts, this step-by-step guide covers all the practical, financial and legal aspects of selling your home.
Work out whether you're ready to sell - consider all the options ... Read More
Get sharemarket savvy and put together the perfect share portfolio
Do you want to invest in shares but don't know where to start? Find out how in this comprehensive yet easy-to-understand bible on all things shares. This updated, postglobal financial crisis edition provides new examples, charts and resources, plus information on investing using the internet and spotting winners to pack into your portfolio. ... Read More
The world's largest and most profitable companies—including the likes of GE, Bank of America, Honeywell, DuPont, Samsung, Starwood Hotels, Bechtel, and Motorola—have used Six Sigma to achieve breathtaking improvements in business performance, in everything from products to processes to complex systems and even in work environments. Over the past decade, over ... Read More
Need help implementing or understanding Six Sigma? Want to take this powerful problem-solving methodology and apply it to your business? Six Sigma isn't just for Fortune 500 companies anymore; it's for every business, even yours, no matter how big or small. This hands-on workbook provides the knowledge, insight, and practical exercises you need to master Six Sigma and put it to work in your business ... Read More
Small Business Financial Management Kit For Dummies explains step by step how to handle all your financial affairs, from preparing financial statements ... Read More
Want to start the small business of your dreams? Want to breathe new life into the one you already have? Small Business For Dummies provides authoritative guidance on every aspect of starting and growing your business, from financing and budgeting to marketing, management and beyond.
This completely practical, no-nonsense guide gives you expert advice on everything from generating ideas ... Read More
If you’ve got a great idea for your own business, you need ... Read More
Having your own business isn't the same as having customers, and one is useless without the other. Whether your business is a resale store or a high-tech consulting firm, a law office or a home cleaning service, in today's competitive environment, strategic marketing is essential.
If you want your small business to grow, you need a marketing strategy that works. But how do you get people to ... Read More
Not being up-to-speed on tax rules and strategies can lead to mistakes that cost business owners thousands of dollars in fines and penalties every year. Small Business Taxes For Dummiesassists both current and aspiring small business owners with important tax planning issues.
For the estimated 21 million small business owners in the U.S., the nation's tax codes continue to change and increase in complexity ... Read More
In today's business world, your bottom line isn't measured by your company's financial performance alone. Social Entrepreneurship For Dummies shows you how to implement social responsibility to your business plan in order to increase your bottom line.
This book helps any social entrepreneur gain the necessary skills needed to change the system and spread the solution, while providing explanations ... Read More
This book + DVD bundle will give you everything you need to learn social media marketing
The world of social media is ever evolving and you certainly don't want to be left back in the cyber dust! This book-and-DVD combo provides you with everything you need to know in order to plan effective marketing strategies on social media sites. The bundle includes the updated Social Media Marketing All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition ... Read More
If you're not tweeting, Facebooking, or blogging by now, your business is getting left behind. Social media marketing is a highly effective way to engage with your customers. It's an easy, inexpensive way to enlarge your audience, add customers, and build your business. This guide provides an indispensable resource for small businesses and start-ups looking for low-cost online ... Read More
This online course introduces you to the advantages and techniques of social media marketing. These eight self-paced lessons explain how you can market your brand on the social media platforms; how to create your marketing plan; the details of working with Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube; how to use location-based marketing to boost sales and gain loyal customers; and how to analyze your "social" ROI.
Are you or a loved one looking to understand how Social Security benefits work? Social Security For Dummies helps you better understand and navigate the U.S. Social Security Administration, covering important topics such as how benefits are funded and distributed, the various Social Security options and how to qualify, and deciding when to start accepting Social Security benefits. ... Read More
Want to make money while you make a difference in the world? Socially Responsible Investing For Dummies, a 2010 Green Book Festival award winner, is as practical, hands-on guide to smart social investing that shows you how to maximize your profits while remaining true to your values. You get expert advice in targeting an issue you're passionate about, researching potential ... Read More
Turn over a new leaf, painlessly and profitably
Do you dream of a financially secure future, but find personal finance planning too overwhelming? Sorting Out Your Finances For Dummies, Australian Edition, gives you the confidence to take stock, set goals and chase rainbows. Written in plain English, this book shows you how to budget your money, work out an investment plan and choose the right assets for ... Read More
How to create a profitable, sustainable business developing and marketing iPhone apps
iPhone apps are hot; the average app is downloaded more than 30,000 times. If you have some great apps in mind, Starting an iPhone Application Business For Dummies will show you how to produce and market them effectively.
Starting an iPhone Application Business For Dummiesprovides clear, reliable business information to help developers and entrepreneurs create a profitable ... Read More
With more Canadians considering starting their own small businesses than ever before, there's never been a greater need for a detailed, comprehensive guide to help budding entrepreneurs get off the ground. Comprised of six books in one that cover every aspect of running a business, from developing a business plan to managing growth successfully, and everything ... Read More
The changes, events and conditions affecting stock investors since the recent economic crisis have been dramatic. Today's economic and financial landscape offers new challenges and opportunities for investors and money managers. This new edition of Stock Investing For Dummies provides you with the information you need to protect and grow your stock investments in today's ... Read More
Written by Erica Olsen, founder and President of a business development firm that helps entrepreneurial-minded businesses plan for a successful future ... Read More
In today's business environment, strategic planning stresses the importance of making decisions that will ensure an organization's ability to successfully respond to changes in the environment and plan for sustainable viability. Providing practical, field-tested techniques and a complete 6-phase plan, Strategic Planning Kit For Dummies shows you how to make strategy a habit for all organizations, no matter the ... Read More