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QuickBooks Essentials LiveLessons (Video Training)

Video Description

Video includes:

• Six+ 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.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

 Section 1: Getting Around QuickBooks

Learning Objectives
Lesson 1: Home Page and Navigation
Lesson 2: In Product Tutorials
Lesson 3: Preferences
Lesson 4: Help Options
Lesson 5: Using QuickBooks Sample Company Data

 Section 2: Creating a New QuickBooks File
Learning Objectives
Lesson 6: Converting From Other Accounting Software
Lesson 7: Easy Step Interview and Quick Start Center
Lesson 8: Setting Up Users and Permissions
Lesson 9: Working With the Chart of Accounts
Lesson 10: Creating a QuickBooks Backup
Lesson 11: Selecting a Company File to Open

Section 3: QuickBooks Lists
Learning Objectives
Lesson 12: Items List Purpose and Types
Lesson 13: Adding to or Modifying the List of Items
Lesson 14: Importing Lists From Excel
Lesson 15: Other Lists in QuickBooks
Lesson 16: Memorized Transactions List
Lesson 17: Reporting on Lists

 Section 4: Managing Inventory
Learning Objectives
Lesson 18: Inventory Item Types
Lesson 19: Importing Inventory Items
Lesson 20: Proper Inventory Processes
Lesson 21: Adjusting Inventory
Lesson 22: Inventory Reporting

 Section 5: Vendor Activities
Learning Objectives
Lesson 23: Customize Home Page Vendor Activities
Lesson 24: Working With the Vendor Center
Lesson 25: Entering Vendor Billand Credits
Lesson 26: Paying Vendor Bills
Lesson 27: Accounts Payable Reporting

 Section 6: Customer Activities
Learning Objectives
Lesson 28: Customize the Home Page Customer Activities
Lesson 29: Working With the Customer Center
Lesson 30: Proper Sales Tax Setup
Lesson 31: Creating Customer Invoices
Lesson 32: Recording the Customer Payment
Lesson 33: Accounts Receivable Reporting

 Section 7: Employee and Payroll Setup
Learning Objectives
Lesson 34: Learn About Payroll Options
Lesson 35: Preferences and Payroll Setup Wizard
Lesson 36: Paying Employees and Payroll Liabilities
Lesson 37: Printing Paychecks and Payroll Liability Payments
Lesson 38: Adjusting Payroll Liabilities
Lesson 39: Preparing State and Federal Payroll Forms
Lesson 40: Payroll Reporting

  Section 8: Reporting in QuickBooks
Learning Objectives
Lesson 41: Accounting Basics
Lesson 42: Reporting Preferences
Lesson 43: Using the Report Center
Lesson 44: Using the Company Snapshot
Lesson 45: Modifying and Memorizing Reports

 Section 9: Working With Bank Accounts
Learning Objectives
Lesson 46: Using the Write Check Form and Printing Checks
Lesson 47: Transferring Funds Between Bank Accounts
Lesson 48: Online Banking Center
Lesson 49: Reconciling the Bank Account
Lesson 50: Troubleshooting Bank Reconciliation Errors

 Section 10: Additional Tools
Learning Objectives
Lesson 51: Loan Manager
Lesson 52: Planning and Budgeting
Lesson 53: Year-end Guide
Lesson 54: Syncing QuickBooks Lists With Microsoft Outlook Contacts
Lesson 55: Using the QuickBooks Timer

 Section 11: Sharing Data With Your Accountant
Learning Objectives
Lesson 56: Methods of Sharing Your Data
Lesson 57: Creating an Accountant's Copy
Lesson 58: Benefits of Working With An Accountant's  Copy
Lesson 59: Limitations When Working With an Accountant's Copy
Lesson 60: Importing Accountant's Changes

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Table of Contents

  1. Section 1: Getting Around QuickBooks
    1. Learning Objectives 00:01:12
    2. Lesson 1: Home Page and Navigation 00:09:40
    3. Lesson 2: In Product Tutorials 00:00:36
    4. Lesson 3: Preferences 00:05:02
    5. Lesson 4: Help Options 00:02:27
    6. Lesson 5: Using QuickBooks Sample Company Data 00:04:54
  2. Section 2: Creating a New QuickBooks File
    1. Learning Objectives 00:01:26
    2. Lesson 6: Converting From Other Accounting Software 00:02:20
    3. Lesson 7: Easy Step Interview and Quick Start Center 00:10:15
    4. Lesson 8: Setting Up Users and Permissions 00:13:37
    5. Lesson 9: Working With the Chart of Accounts 00:09:14
    6. Lesson 10: Creating a QuickBooks Backup 00:04:39
    7. Lesson 11: Selecting a Company File to Open 00:03:46
  3. Section 3: QuickBooks Lists
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:43
    2. Lesson 12: Items List Purpose and Types 00:00:58
    3. Lesson 13: Adding to or Modifying the List of Items 00:06:52
    4. Lesson 14: Importing Lists From Excel 00:09:24
    5. Lesson 15: Other Lists in QuickBooks 00:07:53
    6. Lesson 16: Memorized Transactions List 00:04:34
    7. Lesson 17: Reporting on Lists 00:01:41
  4. Section 4: Managing Inventory
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:38
    2. Lesson 18: Inventory Item Types 00:15:03
    3. Lesson 19: Importing Inventory Items 00:05:53
    4. Lesson 20: Proper Inventory Processes 00:15:44
    5. Lesson 21: Adjusting Inventory 00:06:58
    6. Lesson 22: Inventory Reporting 00:06:40
  5. Section 5: Vendor Activities
    1. Learning Objectives 00:01:03
    2. Lesson 23: Customize Home Page Vendor Activities 00:09:46
    3. Lesson 24: Working With the Vendor Center 00:08:18
    4. Lesson 25: Entering Vendor Bills and Credits 00:04:35
    5. Lesson 26: Paying Vendor Bills 00:05:59
    6. Lesson 27: Accounts Payable Reporting 00:04:54
  6. Section 6: Customer Activities
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:44
    2. Lesson 28: Customize the Home Page Customer Activities 00:09:37
    3. Lesson 29: Working With the Customer Center 00:05:42
    4. Lesson 30: Proper Sales Tax Setup 00:12:10
    5. Lesson 31: Creating Customer Invoices 00:20:54
    6. Lesson 32: Recording the Customer Payment 00:08:17
    7. Lesson 33: Accounts Receivable Reporting 00:04:07
  7. Section 7: Employee and Payroll Setup
    1. Learning Objectives 00:01:28
    2. Lesson 34: Learn About Payroll Options 00:05:41
    3. Lesson 35: Preferences and Payroll Setup Wizard 00:13:18
    4. Lesson 36: Paying Employees and Payroll Liabilities 00:12:10
    5. Lesson 37: Printing Paychecks and Payroll Liability Payments 00:06:15
    6. Lesson 38: Adjusting Payroll Liabilities 00:05:33
    7. Lesson 39: Preparing State and Federal Payroll Forms 00:03:30
    8. Lesson 40: Payroll Reporting 00:03:51
  8. Section 8: Reporting in QuickBooks
    1. Learning Objectives 00:01:02
    2. Lesson 41: Accounting Basics 00:08:56
    3. Lesson 42: Reporting Preferences 00:05:07
    4. Lesson 43: Using the Report Center 00:06:16
    5. Lesson 44: Using the Company Snapshot 00:03:40
    6. Lesson 45: Modifying and Memorizing Reports 00:07:59
  9. Section 9: Working With Bank Accounts
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:46
    2. Lesson 46: Using the Write Check Form and Printing Checks 00:08:39
    3. Lesson 47: Transferring Funds Between Bank Accounts 00:02:41
    4. Lesson 48: Online Banking Center 00:10:54
    5. Lesson 49: Reconciling the Bank Account 00:07:31
    6. Lesson 50: Troubleshooting Bank Reconciliation Errors 00:04:15
  10. Section 10: Additional Tools
    1. Learning Objectives 00:01:23
    2. Lesson 51: Loan Manager 00:04:05
    3. Lesson 52: Planning and Budgeting 00:03:44
    4. Lesson 53: Year-end Guide 00:00:53
    5. Lesson 54: Syncing QuickBooks Lists With Microsoft Outlook Contacts 00:04:45
    6. Lesson 55: Using the QuickBooks Timer 00:08:54
  11. Section 11: Sharing Data With Your Accountant
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:44
    2. Lesson 56: Methods of Sharing Your Data 00:03:31
    3. Lesson 57: Creating an Accountant’s Copy 00:04:22
    4. Lesson 58: Benefits of Working With An Accountant’s Copy 00:01:53
    5. Lesson 59: Limitations When Working With an Accountant’s Copy 00:02:17
    6. Lesson 60: Importing Accountant’s Changes 00:05:22