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o Control over funds
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Running head: Cash Management Paper
Cash Management Paper
University of Phoenix
12 May 2008
Business analysts report that poor management is the main reason for business failure. Poor cash management is probably the most frequent stumbling block for entrepren
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Running head: GAP ANALYSIS: LESTER ELECTRONICS
Gap Analysis: Lester Electronics
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Gap Analysis: Lester Electronics
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