Finance 101

Jump into business 101 for entrepreneurs and get a crash course on the basics of setting up your finances. Exclusively for StartSpace members, this course is presented by experts from PwC.

Over eight weekly sessions, you’ll learn about basic accounting, business structures, planning, valuation, capital and employees – and you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions and connect with your fellow founders starting out in their business journeys.

The course will be delivered completely live and online via Zoom.

Program dates

Session 1 – Basic Accounting Part 1
Tuesday 25 January 2022, 5.30pm-6.30pm with Joan Pagonis.

Session 2 – Basic Accounting Part 2
Tuesday 1 February 2022, 5.30pm-6.30pm with Joan Pagonis.

Session 3 – Planning
Tuesday 8 February 2022, 5.30pm-6.30pm with Andrew Wilson and Tom Vrsecky.

Session 4 – Business Structures
Tuesday 15 February 2022, 5.30pm-6.30pm with Swinly Hasthimuni.

Session 5 – GST
Tuesday 22 February 2022, 5.30pm-6.30pm with Anthea Antonopoulos.

Session 6 – Capital and Valuation Basics
Tuesday 1 March 2022, 5.30pm-6.30pm with Melissa Benjamin.

Session 7 – Employment Law
Tuesday 8 March 2022, 5.30pm-6.30pm with Natalie Perrin.

Session 8 – Government Grants
Tuesday 15 March 2022, 5.30pm-6.30pm with Olivia Jia.

Places are limited, so register now for this free program. Applications close 11:59pm Tuesday 18 January. To enrol, you’ll need to commit to the full program of eight sessions.

Prerequisites & technical information

Your own laptop or personal computer is preferred (but participating with an iPad or mobile phone is possible), as well as a reliable internet connection. You won’t need any other prerequisites or knowledge to participate.

Please download Zoom before joining the first session. The sessions will not be recorded, however slides will be shared after each session.