Financial Management

Take the time to work with your NEC Small Business Development Center at Butte College (SBDC) Business Consultant staff to understand your financials (Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow & Break-even Analysis) and what they are saying. - Utilize your financial statements to help identify problem areas and access the SBDC one-on-one direct business consulting to develop strategies for solving those problems. - Utilize your financial statements to celebrate your successes and identify "best practice" methods to manage your business better. Maintaining good financials will also provide you excellent opportunities for accessing capital when you need it.