CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

Improving Communications With Effective Visualizations

Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

Course Description

Charts and graphs are nothing new. However, many professionals struggle with building effective visualizations. If that statement describes you, take part in this session to improve your skills when building visualizations. As a result of doing so, you will be able to create visualizations that will enhance your communication skills. This is much more than just a session on fundamental charts.  Instead, in this session you will learn how to create advanced charts that are interactive, dynamic, and animated. If you are looking to improve your communication skills, this session is a must for you.

Major Topics Covered

  • Understanding the importance of visualizations in Microsoft Office and other applications
  • Best practices associated with creating charts, graphs, and other visualizations
  • How to add interactivity and animations to your charts and graphs
  • Common mistakes to avoid when building visualizations

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • Identify the types of visualizations that should be used to communicate specific messages
  • Build effective visualizations in Office applications
  • Create interactive visualizations
  • Utilize Sparklines and Conditional Formatting to enhance visualizations in Excel

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC12206845
Revision Date
March 23, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

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

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

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Improving Communications With Effective Visualizations

CPE CREDITS
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

$125.00

Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

Course Description

Charts and graphs are nothing new. However, many professionals struggle with building effective visualizations. If that statement describes you, take part in this session to improve your skills when building visualizations. As a result of doing so, you will be able to create visualizations that will enhance your communication skills. This is much more than just a session on fundamental charts.  Instead, in this session you will learn how to create advanced charts that are interactive, dynamic, and animated. If you are looking to improve your communication skills, this session is a must for you.

Major Topics Covered

  • Understanding the importance of visualizations in Microsoft Office and other applications
  • Best practices associated with creating charts, graphs, and other visualizations
  • How to add interactivity and animations to your charts and graphs
  • Common mistakes to avoid when building visualizations

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • Identify the types of visualizations that should be used to communicate specific messages
  • Build effective visualizations in Office applications
  • Create interactive visualizations
  • Utilize Sparklines and Conditional Formatting to enhance visualizations in Excel

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC12206845
Revision Date
March 23, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

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

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

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

Improving Communications With Effective Visualizations

CPE CREDITS
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

$125.00