Book Description: Want to get an MBA? The Complete MBA For Dummies, 2nd Edition, is the practical, plain-English guide that covers all the basics of a top-notch MBA program, helping you to navigate todayâ€™s most innovative business strategies. From management to entrepreneurship to strategic planning, youâ€™ll understand the hottest trends and get the latest techniques for motivating employees, building global partnerships, managing risk, and manufacturing.This fun, easy-to-access guide is full of useful information, tips, and checklists that will help you lead, manage, or participate in any business at a high level of competence. Youâ€™ll find out how to use databases to your advantage, recognize and reward your employees, analyze financial statements, and understand the challenges of strategic planning in a global business environment. Youâ€™ll also learn the basic principals of accounting, get a grip on the concepts behind stocks and bonds, and find out how technology has revolutionized everything from manufacturing to marketing. Discover how to:Know and respond to your customersâ€™ needsHandle budgets and forecastsRecruit and retain top peopleEstablish and run employee teamsUse Sarbanes-Oxley to your companyâ€™s advantageNegotiate with the best of themBuild long-term relationships with clientsAvoid common managerial mistakesImprove cash flowMarket your products and servicesMake the most of your advertising dollarOnce you know what an MBA knows, the skyâ€™s the limit. Read The Complete MBA For Dummies, 2nd Edition, and watch your career take off!