Synopses & Reviews
- Nine+ hours of video instruction
- Over 50 tips and techniques
- Skills you can learn in fifteen minutes or less
For every entrepreneur, manager, accountant, and bookkeeper who wants to master QuickBooks fast!
Laura Madeira, QuickBooks Advanced Certified ProAdvisor and member of the elite Intuit Trainer Writer Network shares with you her practical expertise in using the QuickBooks software.
Are you a business owner? Do you need help with your accounting software setup? Would you like a consultant to help you learn? In this video Laura is your own personal consultant as she provides easy to follow instructions on how to properly setup and use your QuickBooks software. Click play to follow along as Laura helps you learn how to use the many features of QuickBooks. Laura makes business accounting with QuickBooks “easy” for the non-accountant business owner with her straightforward approach to learning explaining both the “why” and “how” of an activity.
Laura Madeira, Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and member of the elite Intuit Trainer/Writer Network. Laura has presented to thousands of users the “What’s New for QuickBooks” each fall. Laura is the author of QuickBooks 2010 Solutions Guide and co-author of QuickBooks 2010 on Demand.
Looking for a better way to master today’s rapidly changing technologies? Want expert help, but don’t have the time or energy to read a book? Can’t find classroom training worth the money? Discover LiveLessons: self-paced, personal video instruction from the world’s leading experts. LiveLessons are DVD video courses organized into bite-sized, self-contained sessions–you’ll learn key skills in as little as 15 minutes!
OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 98, 2000, XP, or Vista
In just 18 quick, practical video lessons, renowned QuickBooks trainer Laura Madeira teaches every essential QuickBooks skill. Madeira has personally helped hundreds of companies succeed with QuickBooks. Now, in QuickBooks Essentials: Video LiveLessons, she walks viewers through setting up QuickBooks and its data files; fixing setup errors; paying sales tax; setting up payroll and inventory; working with vendors and accounts payable; paying bills via credit card; managing customers and bank accounts; reporting; customizing forms; even sharing data with accountants. Every lesson on this DVD contains bonus tips available in no other QuickBooks learning guide. As a viewer you can build your skills one step at a time, using hands-on examples reflecting real-world challenges. You can learn at your own pace - and get specific answers and solutions immediately, whenever you need them. Like all products in the LiveLessons series, QuickBooks Essentials: Video LiveLessons responds to the growing marketplace demand for just-in-time training delivered visually, by leading industry experts.
About the Author
Laura Madeira resides in the Dallas, Texas area and is the owner of A.C.S., Inc., a software sales and consulting firm. Her firm is an Intuit Solution Provider, and she is an Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor. For over 22 years, Laura has offered her software expertise working with companies of all sizes and from many varied industries. Her focus has been to help the small to mid-sized growing businesses become more successful by automating their internal accounting processes and reporting
functions. Laura is currently a member of the select Intuit Trainer Writer Network, providing Intuit with training for thousands of QuickBooks users nationwide. She is also a respected author for Intuit writing technical training materials and presentations and documenting her research and review of competing software solutions. Laura has served on two Intuit Customer Advisory Councils, and currently is a consultant representing the accountant community during product development for QuickBooks 2010. Laura is also a published author of the QuickBooks 2008 Solutions Guide and QuickBooks 2009 Solutions Guide and coauthor of QuickBooks 2009 on Demand. Laura holds a BS Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida with a major in accounting.
Table of Contents
1. Lesson: Getting Around in QuickBooks
2. Lesson: Creating a New QuickBooks Data File
3. Lesson: QuickBooks Lists
4. Lesson: Setting Up and Paying Sales Tax
5. Lesson: Setting Up Inventory
6. Lesson: Setting Up and Using Other Item Types
7. Lesson: Working with Vendors and Accounts Payable Activities
8. Lesson: Paying Your Bills by Credit Card
9. Lesson: Working with Customers and Sales Activities
10. Lesson: Bank Account Activities
11. Lesson: Recording Time for Vendors or Employees
12. Lesson: Payroll Overview
13. Lesson: Reporting in QuickBooks
14. Lesson: Automating Tasks and Reminders in QuickBooks
15. Lesson: Customizing Forms
16. Lesson: Creating Letters in QuickBooks
17. Lesson: Additional Functional Tools in QuickBooks
18. Lesson: Sharing Your Data with Your Accountant