Most professionals are familiar with using the Microsoft Office suite for day to day productivity. But how much more could you do to improve your office productivity? Are you using Office’s best tricks? Are there tools that you should add to your own bag of tricks? In this session you will learn how to spot opportunities where you can achieve productivity gains with little effort. Moreover, you will learn how to use the tools you already own to boost your office productivity. By taking part in this session, you will learn office productivity boosters that can help you save two hours in just the first month after participating in this session.
Hardware and software tools that can support your strategy. Application guidance to help you save time. Innovative applications for productivity and collaboration. Interesting productivity tools to consider.
Business professionals seeking to enhance productivity through the use of add-ins and third-party solutions.
List major hardware and software tools and tricks that can improve your productivity. Illustrate how using the tools you already have better will save you time. Identify major updates, strategies, and opportunities emanating from leading software publishers. Differentiate between the most significant work methods and implement practical solutions to help your productivity. Assess the potential impact of implementing additional applications to improve productivity. Identify leading collaboration tools available today and the importance of facilitating collaboration in your organization
This is a FlexCast (no exam required) and may be viewed only Monday - Saturday, 5am - 5pm PT. You may take up to one year from the date of purchase to complete the course. Pause your FlexCast and resume at a convenient day during the hours above. Partial credit for 2+ credit courses: If you are unable to complete the course in one sitting, partial credit can be awarded (minimum of one credit). To earn the remaining credits, you must return later and start the course from the beginning. Use chat to ask questions of a subject matter expert during the program.
Brian Tankersley, CPA, K2 Enterprises, LLC
Brian Tankersley is a consultant who advises US firms and companies on accounting technology issues. Mr. Tankersley is a frequent speaker at continuing education courses for K2 Enterprises, and publishes a nationally recognized blog on accounting and technology (www.cpatechblog.com). He has also served as the technology editor for a major accounting industry publication. Mr. Tankersley has over 20 years of professional experience, including accounting, auditing, technology, and education, and has been with K2 Enterprises since 2005. Tankersley has been recognized annually as one of the “Top 25 Thought Leaders in Public Accounting Technology” for 2011-2014 by Cygnus Business Media. Tankersley is also one of the principal authors of the 2015 Accounting Firm Operations and Technology Survey, which included over 500 US accounting firms. Brian has made presentations in 46 of the 50 US states and has served as a guest speaker for many professional accounting organizations across Canada. He received the Outstanding Discussion Leader Award from the Tennessee Society of CPAs in 2009 and 2013, and was recognized for writing the Article of the Year for the Tennessee CPA Journal in 2011. Brian has presented sessions at many national conferences, including AICPA TECH+/Practitioners Conference, The Sleeter Group’s Solutions Conference, Sage Insights, CCH Connections, and Thomson Reuters Synergy User Conference. Brian is both a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Information Technology Professional, and has bachelor’s degrees in both Accounting and Finance, cum laude, from the University of Tennessee. He is a certified public accountant (Tennessee), a certified information technology professional (CITP), and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). Tankersley also holds numerous vendor software certifications, and is a member of the Tennessee Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs. Brian and his family make their home in Farragut, Tennessee.
Non-Member Price $113.00
Member Price $98.00