WESST - Bookkeeping Essentials for Small Businesses

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Rio Rancho Women's Business Center Upcoming Workshop


Sara Branch


WESST offers a variety of single and multi-session training and workshops that provide a “deep-dive” approach to learning about key business concepts. Our staff of experts develops a majority of the business curriculum we offer and it’s tailored to the needs of today’s busy entrepreneur. We provide short-cuts and tools that enable entrepreneurs to build their capacity to start and grow a successful business.

ALL CLASSES ARE BEING OFFERED ONLINE. AN INTERNET CONNECTION AND A COMPUTER (or highly capable tablet-type device) ARE NECESSARY. Video conferencing instructions will be sent to you after you have registered for the class.

Sara Branch


Bookkeeping Essentials for Small Business

Date: Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm MDT

Location: Online

Cost: Free

Description: In today’s competitive post-COVID business world, it’s more important than ever to be on top of your financials. Strong accounting and bookkeeping skills are essential for top performing small businesses. In this workshop, we'll cover:

  • The Branches of Accounting
  • How accurate accounting information influences good business decisions
  • Selecting the right Organizational Structure for your business
  • Properly recording Income/Expenses and building a Chart of Accounts
  • Bookkeeping Software Options to help get you on the right track
  • Understanding Basic Financial Statements
  • Overview of the current Gross Receipts Tax (GRT) changes in New Mexico

Guest Presenter: Joyce Schoppe from The Tax Schoppe


Additional WESST Workshops

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals. Please notify Holly Patterson at WESST when you register for class, or no later than 24 hours prior to your class, so that WESST can make sure necessary accommodations are available. All programs and services are provided to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. The Women's Business Center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.

Sara Branch
Sara Branch

WESST is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.