Watch course preview presented by Bob Adams, Harvard MBA and multimillionaire serial entrepreneur.

  • 8 VIDEO LESSONS

    You will learn exactly how to create all the important financial statements with our step-by-step easy to follow videos.

  • 12 BUSINESS TOOLS

    Includes samples and templates for income statements, balance sheets, cash flows, and projections.

  • WATCH ANYWHERE

    Use BusinessTown anywhere and on any device including desktop, smartphone and tablet. Progress at your own pace.

Learn basic business accounting.

You can totally do your business accounting yourself. This course will show you everything you need to know to manage your accounting and create your own financial statements. Our videos will walk you through how to create each financial statement line-by-line. Samples and templates will make it easy to create your own financial statements. This course includes income statements, balance sheets, pro forma (projected) income statements, pro forma balance sheets and pro forma cash flows. We also take the mystery out of depreciation. This stuff is easier than you think! Presented by Bob Adams, Harvard MBA and multimillionaire serial entrepreneur.
Learn basic business accounting.

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Introduction to Accounting and Financial Statements
    • Introduction to Accounting and Financial Statements
    • How to Use Financial Statements to Boost Your Business Perfomance
  • 2
    How to Create an Income Statement
    • How to Prepare an Income Statement
    • SAMPLE: Income Statement - Bob's Lemonade Stand
    • TEMPLATE: Creating an Income Statement
  • 3
    How to Create a Balance Sheet
    • How to Prepare a Balance Sheet
    • SAMPLE: Balance Sheet - Bob Adams
    • TEMPLATE: Creating a Balance Sheet
  • 4
    Understanding Depreciation
    • What Is Depreciation and How Do You Calculate It?
    • TEMPLATE: Calculating Depreciation
  • 5
    How to Create a Pro Forma Income Statement
    • How to Prepare a Pro Forma Income Statement
    • SAMPLE: Pro Forma Income Statement - Bob's Lemonade Stand
    • TEMPLATE: Creating Pro Forma Income Statements
  • 6
    How to Create a Pro Forma Balance Sheet
    • How to Prepare a Pro Forma Balance Sheet
    • SAMPLE: Pro Forma Balance Sheets - Bob Adams
    • SAMPLE: Pro Forma Balance Sheet - Bob Adams House Painting Incorporated
    • TEMPLATE: Creating Pro Forma Balance Sheets
  • 7
    How to Create a Pro Forma Cash Flow
    • How to Prepare a Pro Forma Cash Flow
    • SAMPLE: Pro Forma Cash Flow - Bob Adams House Painting Incorporated
    • TEMPLATE: Creating Pro Forma Cash Flows

Find success with BusinessTown.

Get instant access to 100+ courses that will show you step-by-step how to start and run a business. You will also unlock 50+ tools (worksheets, templates and more) and access to our discussion board. Get started for free with our 7-day free trial. After the trial ends, membership is $19.95 a month. Cancel anytime.
START YOUR 7-DAY FREE TRIAL
Find success with BusinessTown.

What entrepreneurs are saying about BusinessTown.

“You so inspired me that I started a business and have started receiving orders. Your lecture series about how to pick a business to start really got me going after I followed your steps to a tee. Thanks so much!”

Bill Bennett, Business OwnerBill Bennett, Business Owner

“I have found great value in the BusinessTown courses. The program is very comprehensive, covering everything... It's like having a team of experienced advisors available 24/7.”

Dan Sterling, Founder of Water HeroDan Sterling, Founder of Water Hero

“Having run across your videos was a godsend to me. Your method provides me the structure I need to be successful. I am willing to put in the work to go through your courses which so far have been incredibly helpful. ”

Phyllis Marks, Starting an Online BusinessPhyllis Marks, Starting an Online Business

“I have searched for over a month to identify a viable and comprehensive "go to" guide on how best to launch a small business. These course offerings from Bob Adams met more than what I was looking for. ”

Steve Cox, Experienced BusinesspersonSteve Cox, Experienced Businessperson

“Bob has been a close friend and trusted adviser for years... guiding me through the challenges we all face as entrepreneurs. Hands down, Bob is one of the most talented and successful entrepreneurs I know. ”

Matt Marshall, Founder MGM CapitalMatt Marshall, Founder MGM Capital

Start your free 7-day trial today!

Unlimited access to BusinessTown. All 100+ courses. All tools. Discussion board. $19.95/month after free trial. Cancel anytime.

WATCH FOR FREE FOR 7 DAYS