Introduction to QuickBooks™

When: September 10, 2015, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: 200 Innovation Blvd, Suite 243, State College, PA, 16803
Cost: $0.00
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Co-sponsored and taught byBF CNP Color

Timely, consistent, and accurate record keeping is essential to monitor business performance, prepare tax returns, and make well-informed decisions regarding a business.
The Penn State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering Business Financial Management Essentials. This series will provide business owners and managers with the skills and knowledge needed to set up an accounting system, track income and expenses, maintain financial records, understand and analyze cash flow and utilize QuickBooks™ accounting software for their businesses.

Learn how to:

  • use appropriate accounting terminology
  • set up a chart of accounts
  • create customer invoices
  • pay bills
  • use the standard reports to help manage your business
  • maintain a check register
  • receive payments from customers

Cost: $79 per person, per class or $139 per person for two classes or $215 for all three classes.

Space is limited and prior registration and prepayment are requested.

About the speaker

Sherry Davidson, Accounting Manager for Ben Franklin Technology PArtners

Sherry began her career in June of 1984. She holds a degree from The Pennsylvania State University in Business Management; she has over twenty-five years of experience with QuickBooks™. She has been working with start-up companies since 1991 and has over 30 years of experience in business with accounting, inventory control, payroll and standard operating practices and procedures.  She converts start-up companies’ accounting books from a shoe box into an organized accounting system.

She’s worked in manufacturing and held positions as a project manager, accounting manager, payroll manager and inventory control. Sherry has been with Ben Franklin PArtners since 1999, covering 32 counties and working with BF funded  companies to set up and organize their accounting systems and practices, evaluate accounting software programs, install, and convert to those programs, and then train the business owners and their employees on their respective accounting software programs that include:  Quick Books, Sage, Global Shop, etc.

Do I need to bring my laptop to the QuickBooks class?
It is not necessary to bring a laptop. The class moves too quickly to follow along individually. However, some do bring laptops so they can immediately apply what they learn to their own data files.

 

 

 

Registration

Registration is closed for this event. For any questions or changes, contact us at 814-863-4293 or sbdc@psu.edu.