Digital Assets, Blockchains & Cryptocurrency

  • Accountant
  • CPA (CA)
  • CFE
  • CMA
  • CPA (US)
  • CA - ICAEW
  • ACCA
  • CA - Ireland
  • CA - Scotland
  • CPA - Ireland

Published: May, 2022

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  • Course Description
  • Course Qualification
  • Presenter
  • FAQ

Course Description

Overview

  • Introduction
    1 mins
  • What is blockchain?
    7 mins
  • Security aspects of a blockchain?
    13 mins
  • Basics of cryptocurrency
    15 mins
  • Regulatory action brought in by the government
    21 mins
  • How can the accountants benefit in the digital era
    23 mins
  • Benefits of remote working and offshore staffing
    25 mins
  • Conclusion
    26 mins

Course Description

In this podcast, Chris Rivera, Director Client Relations, Entigrity Offshore Staffing, takes a conversation forward on Building Kickass Offshore Team with Joey Ryan, CFO, Gilded

They discuss on following subjects:

  • What is blockchain?
  • Security aspects of a blockchain
  • Basics of cryptocurrency
  • Regulatory action brought in by the government
  • How can accountants benefit in the digital era?
  • Benefits of remote working and offshore staffing

This podcast focuses on the basics of digital assets, blockchains, and cryptocurrency, and the benefits of the same for the accounting community.

Learning Objectives

  • To discuss the major elements of blockchain
  • To examine the basics of cryptocurrency
  • To recall the steps taken by the government regarding cryptocurrencies
  • To elaborate on how the accountants can benefit in this digital era
  • To recognize the benefits of offshore staffing

Recommended For

  • This Podcast is recommended for CPA, CFE, CMA, ACCA, CA-ICAEW, CA-Ireland, CA-Scotland, CPA-Ireland, accountants, and bookkeepers who desire to get better insights for managing the cryptocurrency transactions and reporting the same for GAAP and tax purposes. 

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Managers
  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA in Business
  • Management Consultant
  • Senior Accountant
  • Staff of Accounting Firm
  • Wealth Management Advisor
  • Young CPA

Course Qualification

Webinar Qualifies For

  • 0.5 General Credit for Accountant/Bookeeper
  • 0.5 CPD Credit for Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA Canada)
  • 0.5 CPE Credit for Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • 0.5 CPE Credit for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)
  • 0.5 CPE Credit of Business Management and Organization for Certified Public Accountants (CPA-US)
  • 0.5 CPD Credit for Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • 0.5 CPD Credit for Chartered Accountants - Ireland (CAI)
  • 0.5 CPD Credit for Chartered Accountants - Scotland
  • 0.5 CPD Credit for CPA - Ireland
  • 0.5 CPD Credit for CA - ICAEW

Additional details

  • Course Level :
    Basic
  • Credits :
    0.5
  • Instructional Method :
    QAS Self Study
  • Pre-requisites :
    None
  • Advance Preparation :
    None

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Presenter

Expert Speaker

Chris Rivera

Director of Client Relations, Practice Protect

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

About Company

Practice Protect

www.entigrity.com/

Practice Protect is the #1 accounting-specific cyber security platform that makes it quick & easy to secure and control client data, wherever your people work.

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Ratings and Review

4.4

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Mark Eckel, Accountant, CPA (US)

Jul 19th, 2022

Great information on blockchain and crypto.

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Michael Oyler, CPA (US)

Jul 18th, 2022

Had issues with a freezing screen at end

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