Getting Started with Xero – an Introduction and Overview
A free overview and introduction to the bookkeeping and accounting software Xero – Free Course
What you’ll learn
- How to sign up to a free trial of Xero
Tour of the Xero interface
How to set up a new organisation
- How to set up some advanced settings
- Tour of the demo company
- Acess to the Xero demo company
- A desire to find out whether Xero is the right bookkeeping software for you
Welcome to our free mini-course on getting started with Xero.
In this short course we’re going to have a look at how you can sign up to a free trial period with Xero and then log on to your free trial account.
Then, we’ll do a quick tour of the Xero interface so you can get familiar with how it is laid out.
We’ll then have a look at where you go to setup your organisation’s settings – such as its name, contact details and structure – before having a look through the advanced settings area where you will go to set up your payroll settings, tax settings and much more.
We finish off by taking a tour of Xero’s amazing demo company so you can see:
How you can use it as a guide to help you set up your business in Xero properly
How you can use it to practise your bookkeeping skills
And whether Xero does have all the capabilities you need do to the accounts for your business
By the end of the mini-course you should have a better idea as to whether Xero is right for you and whether you would like to sign up to a free trial.