Bookkeeping - it's history (cavemen?), double entry, whether the banks have lied to us, transactions, sources, the chart and period-end adjustments. Financial Statements – explaining the jargon, the good, the bad, and the insolvent, key performance indicators and budgets. Business Structure – business body parts, systems, structure and segments, and how they all work together. Growth Strategies – business levers, generation, retention and conversion, the power of 1%, shock protection and the missing key. Exit Steps - Begin at the beginning, document your secrets, two plans, not one, a tale of two successions, the process, after it’s all over. This is five full courses aimed at filling the gap in the knowledge bank of so many. It includes KnowHow Papers, Quizzes, Examples Exercises and Tests, and forms all 5 modules of the BeansTalk KnowHow course. No, it won’t turn you into an accountant, but it will help you understand what they do and what they’re talking about. Nor will it won’t turn you into a business owner or an instant millionaire, and it’s not magic, but it will help you know what a business should look like, ways to grow a business and sell and exit from the business successfully.