Workshops Build on QuickBooks Skills

By: Northwest Indiana Small Business Development Center Last Updated: May 22, 2012

The nwi-sbdcNorthwest Indiana Small Business Development Center is offering QuickBooks Essentials Part II from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays June 23 and 30 at the Purdue University Calumet Academic Learning Center, 9900 Connecticut Drive, in Room 231.

The workshop continues an overview of the program and is for those who want to take their skills to the next level. 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 NWI SBDC offers no-cost assistance for entrepreneurs starting or expanding their businesses. Through one-on-one consulting, the NWI SBDC 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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