Accounting. "Accounting is the language of business." Warren Buffett. Why study accounting?. You may encounter financial statements in the work that you do You want to be able to discuss financial aspects of a business – to understand the language You want to have influence in business.
“I have no use for bodyguards, but I have very specific use for two highly trained certified public accountants.”
"Know your numbers' it’s a fundamental precept of business."