Thursday 25 February 202110:00 - 12:00Add to calendar

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010View map

Presenter: Carla Jehle, Sound Choice Business Support


It doesn't matter if your business is profitable, if you are consistently dealing with negative cash flow problems you're struggling.  Cash flow is one of the most critical parts of helping your business thrive.  As a small business owner, even if accounts are not your cup of tea, you need to know where you are so you can monitor your cashflow.

This hands-on, interactive workshop offers a practical approach to bookkeeping essentials that help manage your cash and ensure a quick turnaround.   Carla’ brings her experience with her own bookkeeping clients to this workshop with lots of tips and tricks to apply in your own business.

Attendees will learn; 

  • Bookkeeping fundamentals and best practices that help keep more cash in the business
  • How to review your bookkeeping system and financial data for accuracy
  • Causes of cashflow problems
  • Furiously looking for more sources of revenue is not always the answer to cash flow issues
  • 5 strategic ways to grow cash flow

So they can; 

  • Have financial clarity
  • Evaluate the financial health of your business
  • Identify early warning signs of potential financial issues in your business
  • Create or change a bookkeeping system that helps you monitor your cashflow
  • Ensure your accounts are accurate and handled efficiently


Sound Choice Business Support, started by Carla in 2012, initially carried out bookkeeping and administration tasks in the land development, building, trades and horticultural industry.

Carla has developed herself into a competent, caring and trusted partner to small business owners in the Top of the South as well as New Zealand wide non-profit organisations.  Effective financial management is part of her wholistic approach to drive sustainable business success and growth with a strong focus on detail and deadlines, which is crucial in small business.

Carla’s greatest strength is her capacity to learn and build relationships.  Developing new skills, coupled with her desire for ongoing improvement of systems and efficiencies is specifically aimed to fit the unique needs of her clients.

Outside of work Carla loves spending time with her family and friends, gardening, cooking and preserving homegrown food, tramping and swimming as well as music, dance and meaningful community building activities.

Carla has a certified Green Badge membership with the Institute of Certified New Zealand Bookkeepers (ICNZB) and won the ICNZB “Sustainable Business & Cloud Innovation Award 2017”.






Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received 5 clear working days prior to the event.  Cancellations after this time and ‘no shows’ on the day will be charged the full invoice amount. Substitutions are permitted if you can no longer attend.


Ticket typePriceQuantity
Member$35.00 ex tax
Non member$50.00 ex tax