Joplin, MO (SNS) – The Small Business & Technology Development Center at Missouri Southern State University will offer a two-day Introduction to QuickBooks Training. The training sessions will be held from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, and Thursday, March 5, in Room 320 of the Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center.

The training will provide an in-depth look at how to use the desktop version of QuickBooks for Windows. The focus will be on how to correctly set up a company’s lists, proper input of company transactions and how to generate reports that can assist in decision making. Details of the Customer and Vendor Centers will be discussed, and the reconciliation process for bank and credit-card accounts will be demonstrated. A manual will be provided to each participant.

The cost is $119 per person. To register, call 417-625-3128 or visit

The Missouri Southern State University Small Business and Technology Development Center is part of a nationwide network of SBDC programs and is affiliated with and supported by the Robert W. Plaster School of Business. The local center was established in April 1987 and proudly serves Jasper, Newton, Barton, Lawrence, Cedar, Dade, McDonald, and Vernon counties in Southwest Missouri.