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Proven Ways to Trim Expenses and Free Up Cash

SEMA’s April 2 webinar, "Job Costing Systems That Will Boost Your Cash Flow," will provide useful tips on how to effectively monitor and evaluate your overall operating expenses for your business through job costing. SEMA Accounting Manager Tom Aiono will discuss the basics of job costing and other simple tools that you can use now to manage the cash flow in your company.

Job costing is an effective way to monitor specific jobs or overall business operations to identify factors that aid in analysis, budgeting, forecasting and reporting. Topics that will be discussed include how to identify problems and uncertainties, how to use the Cost-Volume-Profit (CVP) analysis and how to make predictions about the future of your business.

What: "Job Costing Systems That Will Boost Your Cash Flow"
When: Thursday, April 2, 10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. (PDT)
Presenter: Tom Aiono, SEMA Accounting Manager

This session is part of the 2009 SEMA Recession Survival Series, a collection of online workshops to help member businesses survive the current economic crisis. The new program focuses on topics specific to today’s challenges, including managing cash flow, retaining the best employees, managing inventory and leading your company through 2009 into the new business environment.

To register for this or other upcoming sessions in the 2009 SEMA Recession Survival Series, click here.


SEMA's Webinar Program: The SEMA webinar program brings the world-class business seminars featured during the SEMA Show right to your desktop. Different business-building sessions are constantly added to the program, offering members the latest insight and practices from today’s leading speakers.

All SEMA webinars are conducted live and are open to all employees of SEMA-member companies free of charge. To participate, all you need is a computer with Internet access and a telephone. All previous SEMA webinars are available for download by clicking here. To view upcoming presentations that you can attend via telephone and Internet, click here.