What It's About:
Accurate estimating, purchasing and project management are all essential to achieving a profitable outcome as a small builder or remodeler. But without an effective job costing system, there is no way to identify errors, highlight problem areas or make changes needed to protect and maximize your profits. Fortunately, most builders and remodelers already have the necessary tools and resources to implement a job costing system—they just need a little assistance in utilizing them properly. In this session, learn the essential elements of an effective job costing system and how to best implement one using small business accounting software such as QuickBooks. Understand how to configure your current systems to better track and report job costs so you can protect and maximize profits.
What You'll Learn:
Understand the essential elements of an effective job costing system.
Configure a small business accounting system, such as QuickBooks, to properly track job costs.
Produce a workable job cost report for a typical building project.
Develop a checklist that will allow you to implement a job costing system quickly and efficiently.
How to Attend:
Participants must be registered for a full registration package or a 1-day education with expo pass package valid for the day of the session they wish to attend. Seating for Building Knowledge sessions will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
NAHB - 1.00 CE hour(s), NKBA - 0.1 CEU(s)