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Recordkeeping and Bookkeeping for Small Business – POSTPONED

Wednesday, April 22, 2020


Please check back to our website periodically for updates on the rescheduling of this event.  We hope you remain safe during this challenging time.


This class, Recordkeeping and Bookkeeping for Small Business, is the first in a 3-course series.  It explores why accurate recordkeeping is essential for your business’s
short-term operations and long-term growth. Participants will learn accounting
terms and recordkeeping best practices. They will also learn various recordkeeping
systems along with their pros and cons.

Required equipment: Laptop computer (Windows or Mac with the minimum
operating system requirement requirements*)

*Computer requirements:
• Windows PC: Windows 7 or newer, Intel Core i5 or comparable processor (2015 or
newer) with at least 4 GB of RAM. Note: You need Adobe Reader 11.0 or higher to
print forms.
• Mac: OS X “Panther” 10.13 or newer.
• Internet connection: 3 Mbps or higher.
• Internet browser: Google Chrome is recommended for optimal operation

Fee:  $99 for the single class or $249 for this class in combination with QuickBooks Online Foundations, Part 1 and 2 (April 29 and May 5).  Visit the listing on our website for the two QuickBooks Online classes for full details on these.

About the Instructor:  Ellen Martin, BS—Business Management, MS—Nonprofit Management and Philanthropy, and CVSBDC Business Advisor. Ellen’s background meshes multi-faceted for-profit and not-for-profit business experience. She employs holistic and strategic thinking to advance organizational missions. Her 25-year career has encompassed private sector, higher education, voluntary sector, start-up, and entrepreneurial pursuits. Ellen is Founder and Principal of Octavo LLC and is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.

Octavo LLC is a woman-owned consulting business based in Charlottesville, Virginia;
though the business’s service range extends far beyond central Virginia. The company
serves both not-for-profit and for-profit entities. Octavo identifies and addresses—through
best practices—points of stagnation, gaps in infrastructure, and operational inefficiencies
in administrative systems so that budding businesses can grow and thrive. The company
also provides ongoing bookkeeping, payroll, and customer/donor data management.

Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Citizens Commonwealth Center
Preston & Ridge-McIntire
Charlottesville VA 22901


Registration closed for this event.

Call (434) 979-5610