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This would be an Interactive Webinar with 40 minutes of Presentation Time and 20 Minutes of Q & A.

The traditional accounting profession is coming into the digital age and more and more opportunities are becoming available to work remotely. A significant number of CPAs, accountants, and tax pros have embraced remote working because of the pandemic. It's would cliched to say that remote working has become a norm now. Already there is a lot of learning available around the buzz word remote working

But the questions are 

  • Are all Accounting firms going remote?
  • Are many firms going partially remotely?
  • Remote working can be just limited to the US or anywhere?
  • What changes if you get to hire a remote staff from offshore?

During this webinar, we will answer some pertinent questions related to remote working and how firms can look beyond that and will also cover

  • Benefits & Pitfalls of Virtual working
  • 6 Key Things to look forward to remote working
  • How offshore staffing can overcome all challenges of virtual working.
  • Why offshore staffing is more relevant than ever today.
  • Case Studies of CPA & Accounting firms
  • Looking Beyond working remotely.
  • Impact of Building Offshore Team in the Entigrity's Client Annual Survey 2019.

This is not a traditional webinar but a fast-paced case study based Interactive webinar. So make sure if you are joining in you remain interactive throughout the session.

Webinar Qualifies for

  • 1 CPE credit of Business Management & Organization for all CPAs
  • 1 CPD credit (Verifiable) for Canadian CPAs
  • 1 General Educational credit for Tax Professionals/Bookkeepers/Accountants

Learning objectives

  • Virtual working challenges & Benefits
  • 6 Tips for virtual working
  • How to look beyond remote working from onshore to offshore
  • Why offshore hiring is more relevant now than ever?
  • Impact of offshore hiring through case studies on actual CPA firms

About Presenter

Chris Rivera

Director of Client Relations, Entigrity

Chris@entigrity.com

Christopher Rivera is the Director of Client Relations at Entigrity Solutions LLC. He is an expert at leading and managing teams actively from the front. His expertise in sales, training, coaching, mentoring and influencing, combined with his competitive nature make him a strong leader. Chris has traveled through the length and width of the country and has spoken with more than five thousand CPAs, understanding their challenges and limitations in practice, workflow management, team building, recruitment & retention, etc. On these grounds, he can now easily provide well analyzed opinions and solutions that can be immensely helpful to the professionals. 
Chris has also represented Entigrity at a number of major accounting conferences and networking events, speaking to audiences, explaining the traits of offshore hiring and remote working. He is a frequent presenter of webinars on platforms like myCPE. Besides everything, Chris also hosts his very own series of live podcasts “Entigrity Live with Chris Rivera” where he interviews thoughts leaders from accounting domain and highlights their insights on the latest trends in accounting industry. 

Chris Specializes in: 
  • Remote Working & Offshore Staffing
  • Practice Management & Development
  • Adapting Cloud Accounting 
  • Effective Content Development & Marketing
Chris’ past expert presentations include:

  • Building approach to Accounting firms’ growth
  • Building >60% net margin client accounting services business
  • Advisory practice for accounting firms
  • New approach to ‘Work Less-Make More’ for CPA firms

Entigrity is the trusted remote (offshore) staffing partner of 500+ accounting and tax firms nationwide. With Entigrity, mid-size & regional accounting firms can hire qualified and experienced accounting professionals for positions like remote accountant, bookkeeper, tax preparers, tax auditor, etc. starting at $9/hour. You can start with one and build a team of remote staff with average savings of $50,000 to $80,000/year/employee.

In addition, the small accounting firms get the flexibility to scale up the working hours during season & scale down outside the season in with weekly hiring options of 10 | 20 | 30 | 40 hours/week. Moreover, if your requirements are not fixed and may keep varying from time to time, we have our On-Demand Staffing Model especially created for sole practitioners and small firms.

FAQ

  • To receive CPE credit for the event, you must register for the webcast prior to the start of each program.
  • CPE is available to all eligible participants within 24 hours of each webinar.
  • You must attend complete webinar and respond to all polling questions asked during the webinar. CPE is issued on 50 minute credit hour basis.
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  • This event may be a recorded rebroadcast of a live event done in past and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during/after the webinar.
  • If you are Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) many of our courses qualifies for your verifiable CPD requirements you will get your certificate for the program. You can check a tab of “Webinar Qualifies for” for the same.However please do verify with respective regulatory body about the eligibility for the same.
  • Many of our courses are approved by “CFP Board” for CE credits of certified financial Planner(CFP). Please check a tab of “Webinar Qualifies for” to verify whether webinar qualifies for CE credits for CFP or not.

Refund/Cancellation Policy

For more information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at 646-688-5128

In case any of the course or live webinars gets cancelled we would be refunding you the entire amount (if paid).

Reviews

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    Chailynn Gould , CPA
    Nov 9th 2020
    This series of webinar by Christopher has provided alot of insights over how offshore staffging can be the best possible alternative that a firm can adopt whilst working with full efficiency. In this webinar the case study provided were really helpful as i can totally relate it with the problems that are faced while working remotely.
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Leslie Wright , CPA
This webinar was very brief to enable all the viewers to understand the actual remote working scenarios, the technological advancements that are suggested in the webinar are pretty much helpful from every aspects especially the cloud sharing part in the webinar to work with your team mates irrespective of the place.
BC
Brigid Chrisman , CPA
The case study in the webinar were related to CPA's & Accounting firms and especially this pandemic situation enabled all the accounting firms to thin about working remotely, which is quite very effetive and economic compared to having onshore staff for your work. I am looking forward in future for more such webinars so i can keep my up my accounting practice with the progressing time.
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Susan Payne , CPA
I enjoyed the free CPE. I found it quick and easy to use.
LW
Leigh Williams , CPA
excellent
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Daphne Gombosi , ACCT./BK, Bookkeeper
I expected tools and information on working remotely. This was just about selling you on offshore staffing to India!

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  • Cost FREE
  • CPE Credits 1
  • CPD Credits 1
  • Subject Area Business Management and Organization
  • Course Level Basic
  • Instructional Method group internet based
  • Prerequisites None
  • Advanced Preparation None
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Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Annual Federal Tax Update - Individuals (Form 1040)
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Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
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Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
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