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Learn everything you need to know to work efficiently and improve your day-to-day skills in your accounting and payroll software. You will find ways to save time and obtain the information you need to make better management decisions.

Learn everything you need to know to work efficiently and improve your day-to-day skills in your accounting software. You will find ways to save time and obtain the information you need to make better management decisions.

Learn everything you need to know to work efficiently and improve your day-to-day skills in your payroll software. You will find ways to save time and obtain the information you need to make better management decisions.

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Seminar Hours:

Refreshments & Registration:
7:30 a.m.
Morning Session:
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session:
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Lunch and a training guide are included with seminar.

  • Day 1

    Seats Available: 20 | Price: $ 250/person

    Preferences and Setup

    Whether you are a brand new Red Wing Software customer or you are migrating from other Red Wing Software products, you will learn how to set up CenterPoint to maximize the value of the cash and accrual information you retrieve. Discover practical techniques and identify commonly used timesaving shortcuts to help you set up and maintain your company, accounts, names, and other setup items. You will learn how to customize CenterPoint to fit your operations individual needs through preferences and other customization features.

    Transactions

    Transform the way you execute, manage, and track critical financial transactions. You will learn how to enter various farm expenses, payables, income and receivable transactions. The session will also show you how to use reporting tools and transaction search to quickly edit, delete, void, and reprint previously entered transactions. You will also review bank transfers and bank reconciliation.

  • Day 2

    Seats Available: 20 | Price: $ 250/person

    Process Farm Loans, Customize Reports and Crop Production Setup

    The profitability of your operation depends on good financial management. In this session, you will learn how to efficiently manage fixed assets and depreciation entries, as well as how to process basic and advanced farm loans including accrued interest transactions. See first-hand how you can customize your reports and organize your data, so you see the reports the way you need to see them specifically for your operation. We will also review crop production set up and transactions.

    Account Distributions, Livestock Production Setup and Tax Reporting

    In this session, you will learn how to set up livestock production transactions, as well as how to use the account distributions within CenterPoint. You will apply your training methods to produce a 1040 Schedule F that will help you to maximize your time spent for tax preparation.

  • Advanced

    Seats Available: 20 | Price: $ 250/person

    Transaction Search, Financial Analysis, Advanced Budgeting, Templates and Production Analysis

    Become familiar with the Transaction Search screen and tools that allow you to review, edit, delete and report on transactions and balances. Effectively analyze the profitability of your operation. This session wraps up the accounting portion of training with budget entry and how to use financial and production analysis to your benefit. Learn strategies for using historical information to answer “what if” scenarios, improve management decisions, increase confidence and profits, and uncover your operation's strengths and weaknesses. Cost of product is always top of mind and CenterPoint offers a tool to help you gain the competitive advantage every producer needs. You will learn the basics of production analysis within CenterPoint to help you create break-even analysis to maximize your profit. Also covered will be Advanced Accrual Crop Production, Allocation of Production Details, and the use of templates.

  • Seminar Agenda

    Seats Available: 20 | Price: $ 250/person

    General Ledger/Financial Tracking

    Discuss how transactions affect the financial reports and inventory, so you have a better understanding of how the modules work together (including the review of real-time vs batch transactions). Learn how to set up and customize the financial tracking portion of the software, enter various types of general journal entries and create financial reports that will help you make solid financial decisions.

    Accounts Payable/Purchases

    This comprehensive seminar will walk you through entering all types of accounts payable transactions. The check writing process will be covered in detail. Also review how credit card purchases can be tracked and paid in Accounts Payable. Discuss the most commonly used A/P reports, including the vendor ledger and aging report.

    Accounts Receivable/Sales

    Review the proper procedures for setup and customizing the Accounts Receivable module. Review the various ways sales and customer payments can be entered into the system, including short-cuts to make your day more efficient. Customer deposits, over payments and prepayments will be discussed in depth. You will learn how to calculate finance charges and produce customer billing statements. Review the most commonly used reports in A/R.

    General Processes

    Learn how to use report drill downs and Transaction Search to quickly and easily find previously entered transactions. Review how to efficiently make corrections to existing transactions, reprint invoices & checks, or void unneeded transactions. Learn how to customize reports that include the information needed for your specific business. In this seminar you’ll also learn how to effectively analyze the profitability of your operation using budgets, bank reconciliation and financial analysis.

    Purchase Orders

    Learn how to customize the module and enter purchase orders manually, or have the system analyze your inventory needs and create purchase orders for you. Discuss how purchase order transactions affect inventory, accounts payable and financial reports.

    Sales Orders

    The proper procedures for setup, entering quotes and orders and filling orders will be covered in detail. Review how the module can be customized for your business needs. Also learn how sales orders affect inventory, accounts receivable and financial reports.

    Inventory

    Learn the ins and outs of your inventory software. Time will be spent discussing the setup of various types of inventory items and locations. Learn how to properly enter adjustments and transfers and conduct a physical inventory. Review the various reports available for inventory tracking and analysis.

  • Session Agenda

    Seats Available: 20 | Price: $ 250/person

    Payroll Setup

    Learn how to maintain the setup of employees, earnings, deduction and taxes. The seminar will examine the setup and use of vacation and sick leave. Discussion of everything you need to know to set up direct deposit, publish pay advice, and the CenterPoint Time Clock.

    Payroll Processing, Reports and Taxes

    We’ll take you through the details of time-entry and payroll processing. Learn how pay defaults can help users save significant time and create more accurate payroll entries. There will be a discussion of all the payroll reports available and how to take advantage of them. CenterPoint Payroll includes tax forms to allow printing and electronic submission of payroll tax forms including W-2s. You will learn how to process, review and edit these forms as well.