This has been a very interesting semester. We have discussed many phases of economics from both a micro and a macro perspective. My hope for each of you is that you are able to capture concepts from this experience that will assist you with developing a solid personal economic plan and also that you now have an appreciation for the economic drivers as they impact both your personal and professional lives. With this having been said; your final project will address the following areas:
The personal financial budget ( Where is the money)
List some very clear financial goals for yourself (… they should be S.M.A.R.T.)
Create a personal budget (spreadsheet)
Pay your self first
Set an amount for your emergency savings
Set an amount for your savings
Set an amount to invest monthly
Now set up your lifestyle
Determine if you have access to a ...view middle of the document...
Attach an income statement, statement of cash flows, and balance sheet to your project for this company….
What challenge are you able to identify for this company that might cause them to hire you?
Please keep in mind that we agreed that this is a living document. You should create this with the intent to refer to, expand upon and develop this throughout your life time. Financial awareness is an art. Those who understand economies and how money works have a huge competitive advantage over those who do not.
List the books that we have added to our reading list. Also feel free to suggest readings that we can share as a class.