QuickBooks 2013 Essentials

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The purpose of this ’QuickBooks Essentials 2013’ course is to turn QuickBooks users into experts, by showing precisely how to maximize the power and benefits of the world’s most popular accounting software.

Length: 6 hrs 15 min

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Discover the simple and powerful features and functions of QuickBooks 2013 that can save you hours of work, with this QuickBooks 2013 Essentials course! 

Do you feel like you don’t have time to learn how to use some advanced tools and functions in QuickBooks because you have other important work to do – like gathering or inputting data into QuickBooks? If we could show you how to perform in 30 seconds the same thing that normally takes you ten minutes, would you be interested? This course is loaded with those time-saving lessons that can change the way you think about QuickBooks.

Quickbooks is by far the most successful small business accounting package sold today, but its incredible number of features and functions leave many users feeling like they’re missing something important.

Use QuickBooks To Get The Information You Need To Make Better Decisions

If you are like most businesses, you probably wish you had a better grasp of your “numbers” – what are you spending, what investments you’re making, and how well those investments are paying off. You likely wish you had better reporting capabilities so that you could make more informed decisions regarding your future. This QuickBooks course teaches you how to gather that critical information to make sound business decisions.

Objectives. You will be able to:

  • Describe basic accounting terms including debits, credits, general ledger, and fiscal year
  • Discuss the use of the Customer Center and Vendor Center
  • Identify how to correct common payment mistakes
  • Create and modify reports

Join award-winning accountant and computer consultant Rayanne Buchianico and Kelly Vandever as they explore everything you need to know to effectively use Quickbooks.

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  1. Introduction (1:33)
  2. Accounting Basics: Debits and Credits (3:48)
  3. Accounting Basics: General Ledger (7:20)
  4. Accounting Basics: Fiscal Year (2:39)
  5. Accounting Basics: Accounts (6:05)
  6. Accounting Basics: The Accounting Process (3:58)
  7. Accounting Basics: Quickbooks-specific Accounts (5:42)
  8. Accounting Basics: Quickbooks Terminology (4:08)
  9. Working with Company Files (8:26)
  10. Quickbooks Preferences, Part 1 (6:58)
  11. Quickbooks Preferences, Part 2 (9:31)
  12. The Toolbar (8:21)
  13. Updating Company Information (8:48)
  14. Users and Security (14:24)
  15. Navigation and the Home Screen (6:12)
  16. Chart of Accounts (12:51)
  17. Working with Items, Part 1 (11:22)
  18. Working with Items, Part 2 (10:33)
  19. The Customer Center (14:53)
  20. The Vendor Center (12:33)
  21. The Sales Process (8:37)
  22. Receiving Payments (7:13)
  23. Credit Memos and Refunds (6:30)
  24. Correcting Common Payment Mistakes (6:03)
  25. Customer Prepayments, Part 1 (9:37)
  26. Customer Prepayments, Part 2 (9:23)
  27. Common Errors with Receipts (9:30)
  28. NSF Checks (14:54)
  29. Bad Debt (6:51)
  30. Sales Reports (8:52)
  31. Sales Tax Setup ( 13:58)
  32. Paying Sales Tax (10:26)
  33. Purchase Orders (12:12)
  34. Paying Bills (10:33)
  35. Write Checks (8:15)
  36. Tracking Credit Cards (11:22)
  37. Bartering, Part 1 (5:51)
  38. Bartering, Part 2 (10:35)
  39. Handling Vendor Pre-Payments (7:06)
  40. Report Center, Part 1 (10:35)
  41. Report Center, Part 2 (7:49)
  42. Memorized Transactions (7:52)
  43. Find, Edit, & Delete (8:22)
  44. Conclusion (1:19)

Rayanne BuchianicoRayanne Buchianico, EA is the owner of ABC Solutions, LLC, a consulting firm in Clearwater, Florida providing complete accounting, business, and tax consulting services to IT Professionals in the United States, particularly to those using Autotask and looking to integrate with their accounting systems. She is a Certified QuickBooks Professional Advisor and offers courses and blogs tips on QuickBooks regularly. She is featured regularly in ‘Odd Tuesdays’ podcasts.

Rayanne was named to the SMB150 list by SMB Nation and SMBTN for the past three years and honored with the 2012 Jim Locke Memorial Community Award. She holds a degree in Accounting and is qualified to practice before the Internal Revenue Service.

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