Website Building 101 Sponsored by First Security Bank

Course provides instruction on building a one-page website that resonates with a specific target audience. That means creating a page which is entirely focused on the email address – the first step in making money online. Learn the essential elements: 1) the headline – you’ve got to instantly catch attention with your headline; 2) the benefits – you’ve got to tell by teasing, usually with fascinating bullet points; 3) the call to action – you’ve got to expressly tell people to sign-up, and 4) the opt-in form – you’ve got to have a way for them to sign-up. WordPress (available for free download) is More >

Internet Sales – Affiliate Marketing Class Sponsored by First Security Bank

Affiliate Marketing is a performance-based, online marketing tool used to connect businesses with customers via an affiliate website. Businesses reward the affiliate website for customers generated. Affiliate Marketing provides a pathway for online income generation.

Prerequisite: Basic computer knowledge

Instructor: Annette O’Leary-Coggins, Web Consulting Depot

Class date: Tuesday October 28, 2014 (more…)

MS Excel Basics Sponsored by NorthWestern Energy

Explore the basics of spreadsheet functions. Learn short cuts to assist in data entry, how to create formulas and basic formatting. Learn how to print in Excel and how to manage an Excel workbook, cross sheet formulas and viewing multiple sheets.

Prerequisite: Basic computer knowledge

Instructor: Lee Tickell, Bitterroot College Business Technology Adjunct Faculty and Certified Microsoft Trainer

Class date: Tuesdays & Thursdays, October 7, 9, 14 & 16, 2014 (more…)

Quickbooks Payroll Basics Sponsored by NorthWestern Energy

Learn to properly set up a payroll system in QuickBooks Рcreate paychecks, pay tax liabilities, and generate payroll forms and reports. Find out how to track employee time, create job cost data, and troubleshoot common problems and mistakes. Instruction is in QuickBooks 2015 on provided computers (please do not bring your own computer), but content applies to earlier versions.

Prerequisite: Working knowledge of QuickBooks and computers.

Instructor: Stephanie Mapelli, MBA

Class date: Monday, November 7, 2016 (more…)

Quickbooks Basics – Desktop Version – Sponsored by NorthWestern Energy

Course introduces QuickBooks and essential accounting terminology, and covers the sales process, tracking revenue, managing expenses, bank reconciliation, and setting up and maintaining a company file. Instruction is in QuickBooks 2015 on provided computers (please do not bring your own computer), but content applies to earlier versions.

Prerequisite: Basic computer knowledge

Instructor: Stephanie Mapelli, MBA

Class date: Mondays & Wednesdays, ¬†October 10, 12, 17, & 19, 2016 (the course is four, 2-hour class meetings) (more…)