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Review this sample Cash Flow Report and Cash Flow Statement for this year old business to understand the primary differences in these two reports and the value in using them in reporting financial information.
Along with this sample Balance Sheet for a year old business, this tool provides a line-by-line explanation of the most common categories used to report the value of the company's assets, liabilities, and equity.
Before building a detailed line-by-line budget, entrepreneurs should prepare a preliminary forecast, projecting estimates of the primary components of profitability--sales, cost of goods sold, and operating expenses.
This tool guides the entrepreneur through the process of developing a preliminary forecast, which is used to judge the accuracy and reasonableness of financial figures prior to creating a detailed line-by-line budget.
Use this checklist to evaluate all of your funding options and to consider alternative sources of funding.
This resource provides a detailed overview of option pool management from the entrepreneur's perspective.
This article discusses cash and burn rate--that is how efficiently cash is used and how much cash is needed to operate day in and day out.
This comprehensive guide to federal research and development grants is designed for entrepreneurs, and includes information about the SBIR/STTR programs as well as general grant proposal information. This guide is made available for public use with support from the Kauffman Foundation.
This tool will help you prepare answers to an investor's due diligence questions.
Use this tool to identify your business's potential funding sources and develop a plan to request funding.
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