Cost Accounting For Dummies


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<p><b>Take control of overhead, budgeting, and profitability with cost accounting</b> <p>Cost accounting is one of the most important skills in business, and its popularity as a course in undergraduate and graduate business and management programs speaks to its usefulness. But if you&rsquo;ve ever felt intimidated by the subject&rsquo;s jargon or concepts, you can stop worrying. Cost accounting is for everyone! <p>In <i>Cost Accounting For Dummies</i>, you&rsquo;ll be taken step-by-step through the basic and advanced topics found in a typical cost accounting class, from how to define costs and how to allocate them to products or services. You&rsquo;ll learn how to determine if a capital expenditure is worth it and how to design a budget model that forecasts changes in costs based on activity levels. <p>Whether you&rsquo;re a student in your first cost accounting course or a professional trying to get a grip on your books, you&rsquo;ll benefit from: <ul> <li>Simple methods to evaluate business risks and rewards</li> <li>Explanations of how to manage and control costs during periods of business change and pivots</li> <li>Descriptions of how to use cost accounting to price IT projects</li></ul><p><i>Cost Accounting For Dummies</i> is the gold standard in getting a firm grasp on the challenging and rewarding world of cost accounting.