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Intermediate
Information Technology
Fundamental knowledge of computer operations

Course Description

Windows 10 has been available since 2015, yet most continue to use it as they did prior versions of Windows, ignoring many features that can be used to enhance productivity and security. In this session, you will learn the best kept secrets of the newest version of Windows, including how you can use it to minimize the threat of ransomware, integrate with your iOS or Android-powered device, and how to utilize Timeline to track your activities for the most recent 30 days. Make plans to join us in this session so that you can experience all the best features of your operating system.

MAJOR TOPICS COVERED

  • The Windows update cadence and 'Windows as a Service”
  • Managing Data More Efficiently
  • Key Security Provisions and Features in Windows
  • Integrating Windows 10 with Your Mobile Devices
  • Extending Battery Life on Devices Running Windows 10
  • Configuring the Edge Browser
  • Utilizing 'Convenience” Features in Windows Such as the Magnifier and Timeline



Instructor

K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA)

Thomas G. Stephens, Jr., received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. Upon graduation, Mr. Stephens began working for an Atlanta-based public accounting firm. After earning his designation as a Certified Public Accountant, Mr. Stephens worked for BellSouth Corporation in Atlanta as an Internal Auditor. After two years as an auditor, he was promoted to Staff Manager and then Operations Manager of the Internal Audit Group. In 1991, he transferred to the Comptrollers’ department of BellSouth and served as Manager of the Cost Accounting organization. While working full-time at BellSouth Corporation, Mr. Stephens also attended graduate school, earning a Masters of Science (Major in Finance) from Georgia State University in 1992. Mr. Stephens left BellSouth in 1994 and opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provides accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. Additionally, in 1995 he began authoring and presenting continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. In 2003, Mr. Stephens affiliated with K2 Enterprises and in 2007 he joined the firm as a partner. To date, he has lectured nationally on subjects such as internal controls for small businesses, technology strategies, computer hardware and software applications, tax strategies and compliance, and financial accounting standards and applications. Over the past twenty-four years, Mr. Stephens has presented over 2,600 educational sessions to over 68,000 participants nationwide. Presently, Mr. Stephens resides in Woodstock, Georgia where, in addition to his association with K2 Enterprises, he provides consulting services to small businesses and CPA firms. In addition to an active professional career, Mr. Stephens enjoys an active personal life with his wife. His hobbies include snow skiing, fishing, and running. Additionally, Mr. Stephens maintains professional memberships with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants and is a past member of the Institute of Internal Auditors.



Course Specifics

Information Technology
Mar 23, 2020
Fundamental knowledge of computer operations
WC12206861
None


Compliance Information

103220
Qualifies for CA Fraud: No


Learning Objectives

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • Identify options for managing the update frequency of a Windows 10-based PC;
  • List at least five new features for improving productivity in Windows 10;
  • Differentiate between key new features in Windows 10 for improving security; and
  • Identify the process for integrating a Windows 10-based PC with an iOS or Android-powered device.



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