Kick-start your career in accounting and help companies run more effectively as an accounts payable officer. With this learning path, you'll gain a solid foundation in accounting, finance, and cash flow, as well as experience using essential accounting tools like QuickBooks.
Review essential math concepts and strategies.
Learn the fundamentals of accounting and corporate finance.
Practice with hands on essential training in Quickbooks.
Discover how to leverage the power of numbers to make everyday decisions and better understand the world around you.
2h 14m • COURSE
Accounting Foundations with Earl Kay Stice
Learn about bookkeeping, financial, managerial, and tax accounting and how they work together to help businesses make decisions.
2h 46m • COURSE
Finance Foundations with Jim Stice
Get a comprehensive introduction to the world of finance, from analyzing risk and return and obtaining financing to understanding how markets and financial institutions, such as banks, operate.
3h 27m • COURSE
Running a Profitable Business: Understanding Cash Flow with Jim Stice
Businesses with great products and services fail because of improperly managed cash flows. Learn the difference between net income and operating cash flow and how to manage your cash flow for growth.
1h 53m • COURSE
QuickBooks Pro 2016 Essential Training with Jess Stratton
Learn how to best work with QuickBooks Pro 2016, from setting up a new chart of accounts to recording payments and running reports.
4h 12m • COURSE
QuickBooks Desktop: Tips and Tricks with Bonnie Biafore
Become more productive with these QuickBooks Desktop tips and tricks. Discover tricks for numbering transactions and invoicing, and speed up tasks such as finding info.
3h 3m • COURSE
QuickBooks: Advanced Bookkeeping Techniques with Bonnie Biafore
Get tips and techniques for recording tricky income, expense, and banking transactions in QuickBooks.
2h 50m • COURSE
QuickBooks: Setting up a Company File In Depth with Bonnie Biafore
Learn how to set up a new file in QuickBooks, whether starting from scratch or importing records from another accounting platform.
1h 46m • COURSE
QuickBooks Payroll Essential Training with Bonnie Biafore
Learn to manage and run company payroll with QuickBooks Payroll and these tutorials from Bonnie Biafore.
1h 28m • COURSE
You'll learn accounting and finance skills with these experts
Jim Stice is a professor of accounting at BYU. He teaches business accounting to multinational corporations.
James D. Stice, PhD, is the Distinguished Teaching Professor of Accounting in the School of Accountancy at BYU. Professor Stice has been at BYU since 1988. He has co-authored three accounting textbooks and published numerous professional and academic articles. In addition, Professor Stice has been involved in executive education for Ernst & Young, Bank of America Corporation, International Business Machines Corporation, RSM McGladrey, and AngloGold Limited and has taught at INSEAD (in both France and Singapore) and CEIBS (in China). He has been recognized for teaching excellence by his department, his college, and the university. Professor Stice currently serves on the board of directors of Nutraceutical International Corporation.
Professor Jim Stice received a PhD from the University of Washington as well as master's and bachelor's degrees from BYU, all in accounting.
Earl Kay Stice is the PricewaterhouseCoopers Professor of Accounting at the Marriott School of Management at BYU.
He has been on the full-time faculty at Rice University, the University of Arizona, and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). He has also been an Executive MBA lecturer at HKUST, SKOLKOVO (Moscow School of Management), China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), the University of Illinois (US), and INSEAD (Singapore and Paris). Professor Kay Stice has received awards for high-quality teaching at Arizona, Rice, and Brigham Young University, and he was twice selected as one of the top ten lecturers at HKUST.
Professor Stice has been engaged in executive training and corporate training in the United States, Hong Kong, China, Russia, Malaysia, and South Africa. He has also been an expert witness in major cases involving compensation for losses and tax disputes.
Professor Stice received his bachelor's and master's degrees in accounting from Brigham Young University and completed his PhD at Cornell University (US).
Jess Stratton is a staff author and technology consultant who specializes in productivity software and mobile tech.
For over 10 years, Jess Stratton has operated her own technology consulting business, creating and maintaining databases for both enterprise and small-to-medium businesses, building websites, setting up networks, and coaching teams, employees, and individuals to harness the latest desktop and mobile technology for increased productivity. Jess is now a full-time staff author at lynda.com, in addition to being a regular and regarded presenter at Lotus Notes conferences and a contributing author for several industry print and web magazines, textbooks, podcasts, webcasts, and other popular sites, including Lifehacker.com. You can find Jess on her website at www.solacelearning.com or follow her on Twitter @NerdGirlJess.
Bonnie Biafore is a certified project management professional (PMP), trainer, and best-selling author.
Bonnie has 25+ years of experience in project management and training, and more than 25 best-selling books, including Practical Project Management with Microsoft Project 2016, Microsoft Project 2013: The Missing Manual, Successful Project Management—an award winner at the 2012 STC International competition—QuickBooks: The Missing Manual, and Your Project Management Coach. Her novel, Fresh Squeezed, is available on Amazon and other book retailers. She has authored dozens of courses for LinkedIn Learning. She also provides project management and Microsoft Project consulting services. When not attached to her computer, she hikes in the mountains, takes aerial dance classes and improv comedy classes, plays the banjo, and cooks gourmet food. You can find her on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/bonniebiafore.