What You Will Learn:
Basic Bookkeeping I: Terms & Processes (Monday, February 25):
This introductory class will give the small business owner a basic overview of accounting and finance principles and the framework to make timely and accurate business decisions. Topics include:
- Cash vs. accrual accounting,
- Proper accounting data flow processes,
- Accounting records & files,
- Chart of accounts,
- Purpose of different financial reports,
- And more...
Basic Bookkeeping II: Small Business Financial Analysis (Monday, March 4):
This second session in the 3-part series will help you learn how to analyze your balance sheet, income statement and statement of cash flows and use them as a management tool. Topics include:
- Industry ratios,
- Budget variances,
- Trends and more...
Participants should have completed Basic Bookkeeping I or be familiar with the concepts covered in that seminar.
Basic Bookkeeping III: Small Business Cash Flow Analysis (Monday, March 11):
The last in this series will help you learn how to find out where your cash has gone and how to forecast how much cash you will have available each month. Topics include:
- Developing a budget,
- Statement of cash flows analysis, and
- Developing a cash forecast.
Participants should have completed Basic Bookkeeping Part I: Accounting & Bookkeeping or be familiar with the concepts covered in that workshop.
All classes are 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
Classes may be purchased as a series or individually based on your needs.
Our seminars and events fill up quickly so online registration is preferred. The "at door" prices, payable by check or cash only, are:
- $89.00 for the series
- $45.00 for each individual class
By providing your email address, you will receive email announcements about upcoming SBDC events and select information from our partners. Refund Policy: We will only issue refunds to attendees who cancel more than 24 hours in advance of the start time for individual classes, or more than 24 hours in advance of the series start date for those who purchased the series. Please click on the link at the top right corner of this page to request a refund. By ordering this ticket(s), you agree to these conditions.
When & Where
Silicon Valley SBDC
Welcome to the Silicon Valley SBDC!
We're dedicated to the success of entrepreneurs in the Greater Silicon Valley Area, which includes Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.
The Silicon Valley Small Business Development Center offers a wide variety of services for present and potential small business owners. Our services include no-charge expert consulting, low-cost training, information resources, events and seminars. All consulting services are confidential and free of charge.
Our Counselors can help you with:
- Business planning;
- Marketing strategies and planning;
- Access to capital, including bank finance, SBA loans, and asset financing;
- Venture funding;
- Government contracting;
- Strategic technology acquisition and practical, hands-on application;
- Financial Projections & Budgeting;
- Operating Challenges;
- Purchase or Sale of a Business;
- And more…
All Our counselors are functional experts in their field with long experience of working with small businesses. All of them have run one or more small business of their own.
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