CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
6 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

Course Description

There’s no doubt that the pace of change associated with technology continues to accelerate! Given that, it’s imperative that we keep up with what’s new and how it can impact us and our organizations. In this session, you will learn about all the new and relevant tools and technologies that are likely to impact the profession in the near future.

More than just an update on hardware, you will learn about key software tools and strategies – including emerging collaboration tools such as Teams – that can make you and your organization much more efficient. You will also learn about key developments associated with information security and what you can do to minimize risk. In addition, you will take a forward look at emerging technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, and robotic process automation and identify the potential impact these tools may have on the profession. In sum, if you’re planning to take only one technology class this year, this should be the one!

Highlights include:

  • Major trends and new features in hardware and software
  • Collaboration tools and why they are important
  • Technology security issues
  • Key emerging technologies and how they can impact you

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify major trends in hardware and software, including new features, and take advantage of features that are relevant to you
  • Describe how tools such as Slack and Teams are effective at promoting collaboration
  • List key security risks relevant to technology and implement solutions to mitigate these risks
  • Cite the potential risks and benefits of emerging technologies and create use cases on how these tools might be beneficial

Course Specifics

Course ID
20CSFE-LE2202003
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Randolph P. (Randy) Johnston Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Randolph P. (Randy) Johnston, MCS)

Randy Johnston is a nationally recognized educator, consultant, and writer with over 30 years’ experience in strategic technology planning, accounting software selection, paperless systems, systems and network integration, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, business development and management, process engineering and outsourced managed services. A consultant for high profile technology vendors, Randy delivers national seminars to CPAs, business groups, and IT leaders on technologies in accounting, healthcare, and banking. He also creates articles on over 30 technology topics including CPA firm technology, cloud technology, business continuity, accounting software, and business strategies leveraging technology. Accounting Today listed Randy as one of its Top …

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Tech Update and Best Practices

CPE CREDITS
6 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

$549.00

Availability: 42 in stock

Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
6 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

Course Description

There’s no doubt that the pace of change associated with technology continues to accelerate! Given that, it’s imperative that we keep up with what’s new and how it can impact us and our organizations. In this session, you will learn about all the new and relevant tools and technologies that are likely to impact the profession in the near future.

More than just an update on hardware, you will learn about key software tools and strategies – including emerging collaboration tools such as Teams – that can make you and your organization much more efficient. You will also learn about key developments associated with information security and what you can do to minimize risk. In addition, you will take a forward look at emerging technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, and robotic process automation and identify the potential impact these tools may have on the profession. In sum, if you’re planning to take only one technology class this year, this should be the one!

Highlights include:

  • Major trends and new features in hardware and software
  • Collaboration tools and why they are important
  • Technology security issues
  • Key emerging technologies and how they can impact you

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify major trends in hardware and software, including new features, and take advantage of features that are relevant to you
  • Describe how tools such as Slack and Teams are effective at promoting collaboration
  • List key security risks relevant to technology and implement solutions to mitigate these risks
  • Cite the potential risks and benefits of emerging technologies and create use cases on how these tools might be beneficial

Course Specifics

Course ID
20CSFE-LE2202003
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Randolph P. (Randy) Johnston Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Randolph P. (Randy) Johnston, MCS)

Randy Johnston is a nationally recognized educator, consultant, and writer with over 30 years’ experience in strategic technology planning, accounting software selection, paperless systems, systems and network integration, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, business development and management, process engineering and outsourced managed services. A consultant for high profile technology vendors, Randy delivers national seminars to CPAs, business groups, and IT leaders on technologies in accounting, healthcare, and banking. He also creates articles on over 30 technology topics including CPA firm technology, cloud technology, business continuity, accounting software, and business strategies leveraging technology. Accounting Today listed Randy as one of its Top …

K2 Enterprises (Randolph P. (Randy) Johnston, MCS) Read More »

Tech Update and Best Practices

CPE CREDITS
6 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

$549.00

Availability: 42 in stock