April 25, 2018The Money Side of Business: Understanding your Finances
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Aligned Collective is very excited to host the workshop “The Money Side of Business | Understanding Your Finances” with the Women Enterprise Centre.
This event SOLD-OUT in Whistler and will sell out in Squamish!
Please buy your tickets in-advance. Only 24 spots available.
And don’t forget to bring your lunch for this two-hour workshop. Coffee and Tea will be provided.
Date: Wednesday, April 25th 12pm-2PM
Purchase tickets here
About the Workshop:
Do you have a side hustle? Are you a solopreneur? Are you a growing small business?
If you said yes to any of these questions this workshop is for you!
Even if you use a bookkeeper and/or accountant, it is imperative that YOU understand the financial side of your business. This introductory-level workshop takes you through practical exercises to help you understand the type of information financial statements provide and why they are important.
Knowing how to get started and keeping score on the health and performance of your business means understanding accounting basics and taking advantage of tax opportunities.
In this course, you will discuss the different types of financial statements and how they reflect the health of your business. When we’re done, you’ll be able to:
> Determine your personal financial obligations
> Relate your personal finances to your business finances
> Identify the ways that financial statements can indicate the financial status of your business
> Interpret a simple balance sheet
> List the four components of an income statement
> Name the uses of a cash flow statement
> Develop your own basic financial statements
Whether your financial planning involves managing your inventory, pricing your product or service, optimizing your expenses, or managing your working capital, this workshop will help you make confident decisions and ensure yours is a success story!
Join Kath Britton, MBA, CPA CMA, and Director, Business Development for Women’s Enterprise Centre, for hands on learning and valuable resources.
Kath Britton, MBA, CPA CMA, is the Director, Business Development for Women’s Enterprise Centre. Women’s Enterprise Centre is the leading business resource centre for women entrepreneurs in BC, providing business loans, skills training, mentoring, advice and resources from its three offices in Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria.
In addition to managing the client service team, Kath also assesses loan applications and works directly with women business owners to provide one-on-one complimentary business guidance. Kath works closely with partners across Canada to support women business owners on trade missions throughout North America. She is the Co-Chair of the WEB Alliance of Women’s Business Networks, a consortium of women-serving business organizations in BC, and is also a Certified Entrepreneurial Mindset Profile™ Practitioner.
Kath has over 15 years of business experience in the banking and non-profit sectors, and she has been working with Women’s Enterprise Centre since 2010. She received her MBA from the UBC Sauder School of Business in 2005, and her CMA designation in 2008.
Kath is the mom of two young children. She loves biking, swimming, and traveling, and enjoys using her business skills to help women entrepreneurs succeed. “I’m proud to be working for such a supportive organization, and I especially enjoy providing practical advice to women business owners. It’s always rewarding when I’m able to help women access the funding they need to run their business.”