By Wyn Lydecker WG’76, founder of Upstart Business Planning
If you are like most entrepreneurs, you have a big idea you want to develop as quickly as possible. While you may wonder how you will raise funding for your startup, chances are that you have not had much exposure to accounting or finance and have no idea how you will keep track of the money flowing through your business. But your degree of financial literacy can make a huge difference in how much success you achieve. Here are three reasons why every entrepreneur needs to acquire at least some of the knowledge taught in an Accounting 101 course.