Business

eBAY

eBay 1 - The Basics of Selling

Kevin Boyd
Clear the closet. Get part-time income. Start an eBay business. Learn to set up an eBay Seller account, create successful eBay listings, upload pictures and accept credit card payments with PayPal. Discover “Tips, Tricks and the Traps” to avoid. Determine shipping costs, where to get FREE shipping supplies, print shipping labels from your home computer and get FREE home pickup. Optional workbooks available for purchase during class. Taught by multi-award winning eBay instructor and published author.

Wed, May 14, 6-9 p.m.      Littleton Campus
BUSI 1008S01-81206      $59

eBay 2 - Advanced Selling Strategies

Kevin Boyd
Learn the “secret strategies” that draw the most bids, maximize sales and beat your competition. Learn to find a profitable niche, what to sell, what to avoid and how to use drop shippers to minimize inventory costs. Includes eBay research, marketing and photography tips, eBay stores, plus FREE automation tools to streamline your eBay selling.

Thu, May 15, 6-9 p.m.      Littleton Campus
BUSI 1009S01-81207      $59

eBay 1&2 – eBay Combination Discount

Register for both eBay 1 - The Basics of Selling and eBay 2 - Advanced Selling Strategies at the same time and receive a discount!

Wed, May 14 & Thu, May 15, 6-9 p.m.      Littleton Campus
BUSI 1011S01-81481      $109

START BUSINESS

Starting a Small Business in Colorado

David Laverty
Are you thinking of starting or have recently started a business? Do you want to avoid the pitfalls that cause so many businesses to fail? Want to make sure that your personal assets are protected? Discover the pre-start up and start up steps to building your business on a firm foundation. Receive a Colorado Business Resource Guide and learn where to find reliable business information. You can learn more about David’s work and background at www.marketplace1.net.

Tue, Apr 22, 6:30-9:30 p.m.      Littleton Campus     class closed
BUSI 1024S01-80452      $59, $5 material fee to instructor

BUSINESS PLAN

Create Your Business Plan

Staff
Go beyond your idea and create a business plan the financers will consider. Review sample plans, learn to write effectively, organize financial data and develop a solid financial plan, and discover grants and loan funding sources for your business.

Tue, Mar 11-25, 6:30-9 p.m., 3 wks      Littleton Campus     class closed
BUSI 1081W01-81355      $99, $10 material fee to instructor

SMALL BUSINESS FINANCES

 Money Management for Small Business

David Laverty
Managing cash flow is vital for surviving and thriving in small business. Strategies for maintaining sufficient working capital is fundamental. Knowing the structure of a balance sheet and income statement as well as the difference between these two documents is vital to success. Get practical information on a wide variety of options for obtaining business financing to launch or expand your company. Discover valuable tips for making the best use of money on a daily basis to reduce your stress and improve your business efficiency. You can learn more about David’s work and background at www.marketplace1.net.

Tue, Apr 29, 6-8 p.m.      Littleton Campus
BUSI 2004S01-81436      $59, $5 material fee to instructor

QUICKBOOKS

QuickBooks Boot Camp: A Demonstration for PC Users

Cynthia Francis
The perfect 2-in-1 class for those new to QuickBooks and business accounting. Learn all the essentials to get started on QuickBooks and the tools to set up good record keeping for your business. Understand the basics of proper accounting, how it works in QuickBooks, and what those financial reports mean to you. Basic computer skills are necessary for QuickBooks and a basic accounting knowledge will be helpful. This is an overview/demonstration of the most recent version of QuickBooks, not a hands-on class. After this class, you may sign up for the Quick Book Hands-on session to receive individualized instruction and get answers to your specific questions.

Thu, Apr 10, 6:30-9:30 p.m.      Littleton Campus
BUSI 1082S01-80456      $79

Thu, May 1, 6:30-9:30 p.m.      Parker Campus
BUSI 1082SP1-81211      $79

QuickBooks Hands-on: PC Users

Cynthia Francis
Bring your laptop, paperwork and questions, and our expert instructor will help you set up your very own company file in proper form. Hands-on guidance and individual instruction are provided during this unique small group session. Prerequisite is QuickBooks Boot Camp or permission of instructor. Bring a laptop with QuickBooks installed (QuickBooks version 2010 or newer is recommended).

Thu, Apr 17, 6:30-9:30 p.m.      Littleton Campus
BUSI 1083S01-80457      $89

QuickBooks Power Session: PC Users 

Cynthia Francis
Practical, real-world examples of how-to’s, tips, and shortcuts to improve your QuickBooks skills! Topics covered:

  • Customizing (templates, reports, and more)
  • Efficiency (do it better and faster)
  • Best practices and useful shortcuts

Prerequisite: basic working knowledge of QuickBooks or both sessions of QuickBooks classes.  Bring a laptop with QuickBooks installed (QuickBooks version 2010 or newer is recommended).

Thu, Apr 24, 6:30-9:30 p.m.      Littleton Campus     class closed
BUSI 1084S01-80459      $89

WEB SITE

Create a Website for Fun, Profit, and Business!

Kevin Boyd
No programming required! Discover easy-to-use design tools that can build your personal or business website in 60 minutes. Get traffic immediately using pay-per-click ads on Google, MSN, Yahoo! and Facebook. Get ranked by the three major search engines (SEO). Learn the dos and don’ts, tips and traps of website design. Discover Internet market research tools to determine what to sell, what to avoid, and how to create a money-generating affiliate website with no products required. Optional workbooks available for purchase during class.

Sat, May 17, 9-3 p.m.      Littleton Campus
BUSI 1079S01-81208      $99

ONLINE BUSINESS CLASSES

Fun! Fast! Convenient! Great Content! Get a Certificate! Ask us how to try the first lesson of a course for FREE! All these courses are conducted online.  Click on the class links below or visit our online section to see how easy and fun online learning can be.

Section Numbers Chart:

  • S01     April 15
  • S02     May 20

For all online courses: remember to include course number (below), section number (above), course title and course start date when registering and completing your registration form.

JOB-SPECIFIC   
Secrets of the CatererONLI 1001$119
Wow, What a great Event!ONLI 1127$119

START-UP
  
Start Your Own Small BusinessONLI 2082$119
Start Your Own Arts and Crafts BusinessONLI 2106$119
Start Your Own Gift Basket BusinessONLI 2204$119
Start a Pet Sitting BusinessONLI 1173$119
Start and Operate Your Own Home-Based BusinessONLI 1005$119
Start a Consulting PracticeONLI 1006$119
Small Business Marketing on a ShoestringONLI 1089$119
Marketing Your Business on the InternetONLI 1132$119
Creating a Successful Business PlanONLI 1131$119
Managing Customer ServiceONLI 1170$119

FINANCES FOR BUSINESS
  
Business Finance for Non-Finance PersonnelONLI 1246$119
Introduction to Peachtree Accounting 2012ONLI 1052$119
Introduction to Crystal Reports 10ONLI 1054$119
Introduction to Crystal ReportsONLI 2212$119
Intermediate QuickBooks 2012ONLI 1208$119
Accounting FundamentalsONLI 1242$119
Accounting Fundamentals IIONLI 1243$119
Introduction to QuickBooks 2012ONLI 1245$119
Introduction to QuickBooks 2011ONLI 2216$119
Performing Payroll in QuickBooks 2011ONLI 2217$119

BEST PRACTICES, PMP, PMI
  
Understanding the Human Resources FunctionONLI 1081$119
Mastery of Business FundamentalsONLI 1082$119
Purchasing FundamentalsONLI 1084$119
Total Quality FundamentalsONLI 1181$119
Six Sigma: Total Quality ApplicationONLI 1182$119
Introduction to Business AnalysisONLI 1086$119
Distribution and Logistics ManagementONLI 1087$119
Supply Chain Management FundamentalsONLI 1088$119
Fundamentals of Supervision and ManagementONLI 1078$119
Fundamentals of Supervision and Management IIONLI 1079$119
Building Teams That WorkONLI 1179$119
PMP Certification Preparation 1ONLI 2052$129
PMP Certification Preparation 2ONLI 2053$129
Keys to Effective CommunicationONLI 1142$119
High Speed Project ManagementONLI 1074$119
Project Management FundamentalsONLI 1076$119
Project Management ApplicationsONLI 1077$119
LeadershipONLI 1016$119

BUSINESS WRITING
  
Business and Marketing WritingONLI 1240$119
Effective Business WritingONLI 1109$119

EBAY
  
Learn to Buy and Sell on eBayONLI 1007$119

SALES
  
Professional Sales SkillsONLI 1133$119
Effective SellingONLI 1134$119

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
  
Administrative Assistant FundamentalsONLI 1080$119
Administrative Assistant ApplicationsONLI 1180$119