Universal Accounting® Featured in Syriez Magazine

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 4, 2006) — Universal Accounting®, the leader in small business accounting training was featured in the September, 2006 issue of Syriez Magazine, a periodical distributed worldwide to over 60, 000 Japanese accountants.

Motoyoshi Hirose, Syriez's editor interviewed David Sherwood and Rhett Barney, administrators of Universal's Universal Practice Builder (UPB) workshop. Sherwood and Barney spoke about the marketing challenges accountants face, and how the UPB workshop offers specific strategic solutions to overcome those challenges. Hirose later attended the workshop in August, 2006.

Universal Accounting®'s UPB is a new marketing education system developed to assist accounting, bookkeeping and tax preparation firms to increase billings with more clientele. The UPB product offerings includes the UPB Workshop, a two-day course teaching accounting firms how to grow their business. Also offered is the Client Generator, a marketing service provided by Universal Accounting® offering lead generation services to growing accounting and bookkeeping services.

Universal Accounting® is the worlds only accounting specific trade school offering accounting, bookkeeping and marketing training to students throughout the world. Skills are taught through classroom trainings or through a patented home-study course, allowing students to learn at their own pace. In August, 2006, Universal Accounting® debuted on the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private companies in the United States. More information about Universal Accounting® and the Universal Practice Builder can be found by calling 1-800-343-4827 or visiting www.universalaccountingcenter.com.