Tips & techniques on using the latest version of QuickBooks accounting software will be explained in a two-part workshop from Terri Brunsdon, CPA, MT, JD, the author of numerous textbooks on the subject, at the Hudson Library & Historical Society. Part I will be Oc. 24 and Part II on Oct. 26, with both workshops beginning at 6:30 p.m. Register for each session separately.

The first night will cover creating company data files, setting company preferences, backing up and restoring data files, and a basic overview on customers, vendors and reports. Part II will cover in-depth coverage of customers and vendors, inventory management and customizing and exporting reports.

Brunsdon is the owner of Brunsdon Law Firm, an affiliate of Day Ketterer, Ltd. The firm advises clients in legal, financial and tax related services for small businesses and individuals. She is admitted to practice in the State of Ohio, the U.S. Tax Court, and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. Brunsdon has a Masters in Taxation and, prior to her legal career, worked as a Public Accountant and Chief Financial Officer. She is also the author of several textbooks on accounting software and is a SCORE and Community Legal Aid volunteer.

This program is part of the library's Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship Research Entrepreneurship Series and is also co-sponsored by the Akron SCORE chapter. Register for each session at or call 330-653-6658 ext. 1010.