Start Your Own Bookkeeping Business
Short Description: Have you ever dreamed of starting your own Bookkeeping business? Many years ago Benjamin Franklin said, “There is nothing certain in life except death and taxes.” This is still true today. According to the laws of the Internal Revenue Service, businesses “must keep adequate accounting records.” This course will help guide you through the process of starting and growing your business. First we will cover the initial steps to starting your business from choosing a name to selecting the type of entity and more. Marketing your business is key and in this course, you will learn how to utilize social media and important aspects of your branded website. Other topics include developing a clientele list, legal and ethical issues and other resources – all geared to helping you build the successful business of your dreams.
Instructor Description: This class is an independent-study course. Students will have all the resources needed to successfully complete the course within the online material. A student helpdesk is available for technical support during the course enrollment.