Profitability – this term is heard by almost every adult. But not everyone understands what this term means. Not even all businessmen can explain this term. After starting to publish articles on small business performance, I began to receive letters from my readers asking them to explain the difference between business performance and profitability. And in general, talk about profitability – what kind of concept it is, how it is determined, etc.
What is profitability.
Basically, these are letters from those businessmen who came across lenders or investors. And one of the very first questions they were asked was the question of the profitability of their business. But not only for the sake of lenders, it is necessary to have elementary concepts of profitability. Profitability is one of the main indicators of business performance, which illustrates the effectiveness of all, without exception, business costs, the effectiveness of all its activities. Continue reading
For a small business, there are several ways to determine the benefits of a loan.
The easiest, but also the most approximate way. Rather, it’s not even a way, but simply a condition for those entrepreneurs who do not want to consider the economy of their business. The condition is quite simple. The net profit of small businesses should significantly exceed all payments on the loan. The fulfillment of this condition must be indispensable. To some extent, this will allow the business to avoid bankruptcy. But only that. It is unclear whether there is a benefit from the loan or not.
To accurately determine the benefits of a loan, you should turn to the concepts of profitability. To do this, I recommend reading an article on profitability. Continue reading