By the end of this chapter, you should be able to:
• Relate the principles of finance and accounting to functional responsibility.
• Describe how the financial planning and management of the parts of the company integrate to create the consolidated financial plans and results.
• Explain the financial relationship between a manager’s functional activities and the company as a whole.
• Describe the key external events and circumstances a manager should track to navigate the shifts in the marketplace.
Throughout this course we have looked at financial ...