December Workshops Build on QuickBooks Skills

By: Northwest Indiana Small Business Development Center Last Updated: November 14, 2012

nwi-sbdcThe Northwest ISBDC is offering QuickBooks Essentials Part II from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays Dec. 1 and 8 at the Purdue University Calumet Academic Learning Center, 9900 Connecticut Drive, in Room 221.

The two-part workshop continues outlining the program and is geared toward individuals who want to further enhance their skills. It is recommended that participants have a working knowledge of QuickBooks or have taken the first essentials workshop.

Facilitator Anna Sheets, of Accounting Made Simple, will cover such topics as payroll processing, time tracking, managing sales tax, analyzing data and custom reports, inventory, estimates and progress invoicing, customizing QuickBooks and Microsoft integration tools.

The cost of the two-part workshop is $100. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required as there is limited seating. To register, visit, click on seminars and events, the workshop and follow instructions or call 219-644-3513 for more information.

Serving seven counties in the region, the NW-ISBDC offers no-cost assistance for entrepreneurs starting or expanding their businesses. Through one-on-one consulting, the NW-ISBDC helps guide small businesses toward their goals by offering referrals, workshops, training opportunities and other essential business tools. It is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Small Business Administration, the State of Indiana and other local partners.

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