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For small builders who need to improve the business side of their companies, Dorn Fowler's Basic Business Management: A Guide for Small-Volume Home Builders ($60, Home Builder Press, 1201 15th St. NW, Washington, DC 20005; 800/223-2665; www.builderbooks. com) can help light the way. Fowler keeps the book easy to use by organizing it into eight sections — management, sales, legal issues, estimating and scheduling, supervision, accounting, financing, and warranties — with subsections that clearly lead you through the topics. Financing, for example, begins with financial planning and analysis, then moves to cash management, and ends by exploring banking options. At the end of the book, there is a useful sample chart of accounts as well as a