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  • Tuesday, January 30, 2018
    Blinn SBDC to host advanced QuickBooks course at the Hodde Center

    The Blinn College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host an advanced QuickBooks course Wednesday, Feb. 21, to teach small business owners to get the most from their accounting software.

    This hands-on workshop will take place from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and is designed for those who have completed the basic course or already have experience using QuickBooks. Students should be familiar with Windows on a personal computer. The course will not teach the online version of QuickBooks.
    Topics include customer job lists, estimates, progress invoices, job costing, billing for time and costs, customizing invoices, payroll, budgets, multiple sales tax items, inventory adjustments, and memorized transactions.

    The workshop will be held at the A.W. Hodde, Jr. Technical Education Center, located at 2910  South Blue Bell Road in Brenham. Registration is $100 and available at Pre-registration and pre-payment are required.

    The Blinn College SBDC is a service provider of the University of Houston (UH) Texas Gulf Coast SBDC Network, a business advising and training program serving 32 counties in Southeast Texas. The UH Texas Gulf Coast SBDC Network is a program of the UH Bauer College of Business and a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The SBDC is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. SBA.

    Across the country, SBDCs advise clients and guide them through the start and growth of their business, assisting in business plan development, assessing capital, and identifying market opportunities. There are almost 1,000 SBDC locations in the United States that combine to serve more than one million small businesses each year.

    To discover how the Blinn SBDC can help your small business, call 979-830-4137 or visit

    About Blinn College

    With an enrollment of 18,977 students, Blinn ranks among the nation’s leaders in transferring students to leading four-year universities and has received national recognition for affordable educational excellence. For more information, visit

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    Richard Bray
    Director of Communications
    Blinn College
    Office: 979-209-7285
    Cell: 979-220-5554