Where Do I Start -
Do you have a passion for something that you know you could turn into a business, but don't know where to begin. Starting a business can be scary and a bit overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. This course will give you a quick overview of how to begin the process of starting your own business. We'll give you step-by-step examples and take the guesswork out of the process so you can get back to doing what you love.
We cover everything from forming a business, the business structure (think LLC, Sole Proprietor, etc.), choosing a name, registration (IRS and touch on state), sales & use tax information, when to open a bank account, insurance and bookkeeping software. We also show you how to research these items on government websites to know the information you are searching is accurate and trusted.
The goal of this course is to provide you with some direction & a task list of all the things that need to be done so you can begin to tackle them yourself or know when to hire it out.
IRS & State Registration - Advanced Business Set-up
We know, no one wants to deal with the legal stuff. But you want your business to start off on the right foot. This course will help you make sure your business is squared away by helping you figure out registering with the IRS and registering with the state (using South Dakota as the example). We want your business to be ready to serve your customers!
The goal of this course is to get you prepared for signing up for an EIN and knowing where to find the state requirements for your state as well as getting your feet wet with the registration process in South Dakota for your example.
Bookkeeping For Beginners
Your time and money are precious and at this point in your business, its best used on services, product, development & well..... anything but expensive accounting!
Maybe bookkeeping has been the last thing on your list of WANT to learn, maybe its been something you've always wondered if you were doing correctly, maybe you've wanted to dabble in bookkeeping to see if the career path is the right one for you, heck - maybe even wondered if an accounting software is for you?
The Bookkeeping & Quickbooks Beginner Course is the perfect self paced course for anyone wanting to learn the secrets to simple bookkeeping that will SAVE YOU TIME & MONEY as well as provide the numbers you can understand to run your business. This course is designed to walk you STEP-BY-STEP through setting up books, explaining terms (only the ones you NEED to know), paying bills, making/customizing invoices, payroll setup, learning reports along with teaching you the tips and tricks that I use in my every day bookkeeping firm.
This course's goal is to give you the knowledge to ensure you account for everything correctly and efficiently. We also want you to know when to do what and to walk away with peace of mind you are on the right track.
Along the way, I'll also share some tricks to setting, reaching and working through your goals.