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ASU SBTDC to offer four-night QuickBooks seminar


JONESBORO, Ark. — The Arkansas State University Small Business and Technology Development Center  (SBTDC) is offering a four-night hands-on “Introduction to QuickBooks” workshop beginning Tuesday, May 7, from 6-9 p.m. in Room 201 at the ASU Delta Center for Economic Development, 319 University Loop Circle.

Instructors will be Linda Harvey, Jones & Company, Ltd., and Sherry Hensley of Computer Tutor, both certified QuickBooks instructors.  Attendees will have an opportunity to learn the basics of this popular computerized accounting program hands-on.  Each session will cover different aspects of QuickBooks.  Participants should be comfortable operating a personal computer in a Windows environment.

  • Session I (Tuesday, May 7) will cover setting up a new company, chart of accounts, writing checks and bank reconciliation. 
  • Session II & III (Thursday, May 9 and Tuesday, May 21) details issues with inventory, adjusting and reporting inventory, invoicing, as well as accounts payable and receivables. 
  • Session IV (Thursday, May 23) shows how to set up information for payroll. 

Each session is designed to be stand-alone but attendees are encouraged to plan to attend all four evenings to get the most out of the series.  Seating is limited to 15 participants.

Registration is $75 per workshop or $225 for all four nights (a $75 savings). Jonesboro Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Jonesboro Association members and ASU faculty, staff and students pay $165 for all four nights. To register or for more information, contact the ASU SBTDC (870) 972-3517 or e-mail asusbtdc@astate.edu or register on line at http://asbtdc.ualr.edu/training.asp.

The seminars are being co-sponsored by the Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce, Jones & Company, Ltd., Pleth, Computer Tutor, Downtown Jonesboro Association, First Security Bank, Liberty Bank of Arkansas and Simmons First Bank. 

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