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UnProfessional: How a 26-year-old University Dropout Became a Self-made Millionaire by Jack Delosa

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Chapter 7

KNOW YOUR NUMBERS

Money doesn't need to be scary. In fact, when properly organised, its management not only becomes easy but also enjoyable, as you're able to look through the numbers for your business and understand instantly how much money you're making or losing. As a business owner this is your scoreboard.

When I started out in business at the ripe old age of 18, I didn't know what an invoice was, let alone understand anything about financial management. The idea of ‘finance' was something I found overly complex, and I was guilty of not yet appreciating just how important it was for me, as a business owner, to know my numbers.

As my career developed and the businesses I was overseeing grew larger, financial management became crucial ...

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