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UW-Eau Claire to Offer
QuickBooks Workshops

RELEASED: Aug. 24, 2006

EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Small Business Development Center and Office of Continuing Education will offer two QuickBooks hands-on workshops for small businesses beginning Friday, Sept.15.

"QuickBooks Accounting Basics" is a two-morning workshop that runs from 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept.15 and Friday, Sept. 22. Participants will learn software setup, basic accounting tasks, and how to use accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll functions.

"Using QuickBooks Effectively" is an advanced class for those who have completed "QuickBooks Accounting Basics" or have experience with the software. It will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept. 29, and will focus on special features, tips and optimizing practices.

Sessions will be held in the Cargill Computer Lab, Schneider Hall, on the UW-Eau Claire campus and taught by Jim Mattson, an accountant and computer consultant with Bauman Associates in Eau Claire. Mattson has more than 15 years' experience helping small businesses develop efficient and effective accounting systems.

Workshop prices, per person, are $149 for "QuickBooks Accounting Basics" (two morning sessions) and $79 for "Using QuickBooks Effectively." A discount is available for attending both workshops; the cost is $199 for all three sessions, with a savings of $29. Fees include instruction, a comprehensive take-home course manual and refreshments.

Register by calling UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education at 715-836-3636 or toll free 866-UWEC4CE. You may also register on-line.

For more information, contact Jim Mishefske at the UW-Eau Claire Small Business Development Center, 715-836-5811. The Small Business Development Centers are members of the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs' Network, a coalition of 70 partner organizations which provide access to services for small business throughout Wisconsin.

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