Womxn in Business Financial Workshop Series: Understanding Your P&L Statement | NAWBO

Womxn in Business Financial Workshop Series: Understanding Your P&L Statement

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 10:00am11:00am
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October 12, 2020 - 10:00am
NAWBO Oregon Financial Presentations: Educational, Inspirational, and Worthwhile. Our Womxn Small Business Finance Workshop Series for Fall.

About this Event

“Stick to your true north― build greatness for the long term.” Ruth Porat

One of the biggest challenges for many small businesses is understanding growth, operations, and management. NAWBO Oregon Small Business Finance Workshop Series is here to assist womxn small business owners to learn real, grounded, and timeless principles of business and entrepreneurship. This workshop series will give you the basics that you need to be successful and to rethink the way small business education should be done, by womxn for womxn.

Workshop One: Understanding Your P&L Statement

The Profit and Loss (P&L) Statement is a financial statement that summarizes the revenues, costs, and expenses incurred during a specified time period. In this workshop, you will learn P&L basics which can take your business to the next level financially. We will also discuss why financial literacy is important for every small business.


• Purpose of the P&L

• How to Use the P&L

• Best Practices

The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) propels women entrepreneurs into economic, social, and political spheres of power worldwide by:

  • Strengthening the wealth-creating capacity of our members and promoting economic development within the entrepreneurial community
  • Creating innovative and effective change in the business culture
  • Building strategic alliances, coalitions, and affiliations
  • Transforming public policy and influencing opinion makers

Workshop Facilitator: Jen Zelen

NAWBO Oregon Treasurer & Co-Chair Corporate Partnerships

Owner, Jen's Small Business Solutions, Inc.

Jen's provides bookkeeping, payroll, and financial consulting services to small and medium businesses. We specialize in keeping your books up to date, or training your staff to do so and providing regular reviews of statements so that you understand financial trends and issues, and what to do to improve performance and profits. We can also implement new processes and software systems that automate transactions in your business to save your time and staff time, and allow your business to scale up as it grows. We advise on systems including payroll, credit card processing, automated monthly transactions, Quickbooks, and specialized industry software that needs to integrate back to your accounting system.

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