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Managing your SME more effectively Part I

This is a free textbook offered by BookBoon. 'This book is about ‘How to manage your SME better’. What’s the need for this? Well, because of the impact of these types of businesses to the world economy and their particular problems they face. As various studies and surveys have estimated, more than 90 % of the world’s businesses are small to medium-size enterprises (SMEs). What does SME stand for? ‘SME’ stands for small and medium-sized enterprises. The main factors determining whether a company is an SME across the world are: number of employees, turnover or balance sheet total, assets, or a combination of these depending on the country (U.S.A., Australia, Canada, Europe, etc.1). As an example: In the European Union small companies have up to 50 employees, while medium-sized ones have up... Show More


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