Bootstrap your business. Learn how to launch, manage, grow, and exit a business without taking on significant outside funding.
Discover how to raise money for your startup business by understanding the four big sources of capital, and learn the best ways to market your project.
Analyze past performance data and get a realistic picture of your company's future performance using Microsoft Excel.
Learn about the high-level concepts of business performance analysis, and find out how to make informed decisions about the financial future of your company.
Learn how to analyze the top line (aka revenue) for your company and identify areas of under- or overperformance with Excel.
Learn how to analyze the bottom line (or profitability) of your company, by analyzing your gross margin and operating expenses with Excel.
Learn how to evaluate investments, assess risk, calculate a rate of return, and identify good professional and personal investment opportunities—no finance background required.
Learn how to read income statements, cash flow statements, and balance sheets and assess the financial health of your business and your competition.