Business of the Business Series
USITT's Business of the Business Webinar series is geared to assist freelance theatre technicians as they embark on the world of business management.
Freelance Pricing & Finance Webinar
Presented by: Denise Lee, a member of the entrepreneurship faculty at Kent State University.
Bio: Denise is a CPA, a serial entrepreneur who has co-founded 5 companies, and the author of an entrepreneurial finance textbook to be published in 2019.
When: January 20, 5:00 PM
Registration has closed. Please check back for a second installment in this series in April 2019.
Course description: This course is designed for those intending to be self-employed or start their own small business. The course teaches the basics associated with pricing a product or service and determining how much product or service must be sold in order to generate a desired level of profit. The course also teaches the basics associated with determining and paying the required taxes on the profit generated.
At the end of the course, the student should know:
1) How to estimate the personal taxes due related to being self-employed or starting a small business.
2) When and how to pay the personal taxes due related to being self-employed or starting a small business.
3) How to properly price a product or service.
4) How to determine how much product or service must be sold in order to generate a desired level of before-tax and/or after-tax profit.