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Bursting myths around Offshoring for an Accounting firm

  • CPA (CA)
  • CMA
  • CPA (US)

Published: June, 2021

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  • Course Description
  • Course Qualification
  • Presenter
  • Faq

Course Description

Overview

  • Stigma of Offshoring
    4 mins
  • Data Security & Confidentiality
    13 mins
  • Taking American jobs away
    19 mins
  • Steep learning curve
    26 mins
  • Phases of Offshore staffing
    37 mins

Course Description

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 with the most recent events happening. This, in turn, has made the offshoring concept widely accepted. For 25 years it has been available in the industry but has been ignored as a long-term solution. With staffing shortages in the accounting industry becoming more prevalent, firms are “thinking outside the box” in finding solutions. Is offshoring right for you?

But the questions are 

  • Staffing is the #1 challenge from sole practitioners to 500+ person firms! How are firms navigating the evolving staffing shortages?
  • Are firms staying in the remote environment temporarily?
  • How does this concept enable my future growth plan?
  • How do I go about hiring offshore on my own or through a firm?

During this online CPE webinar, we will answer some pertinent questions related to offshoring and how firms can mitigate the ongoing staffing shortages.

  • Stigma going away
  • Phases outlined for scalable growth
  • Dedicated vs Outsourcing
  • Long Term Solutions 
  • Remote Working 
  • Interview Process
  • How much time does this take to develop?

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Learning Objectives

  • Why offshore hiring is more relevant now than ever?
  • Discussing Stigma of offshoring
  • Phases outlined in doing this for the first time
  • Resources available for today’s staffing shortages
  • Perception vs Reality

Recommended For

This online Continuing Education webinar for CPAs is recommended for CPAs, CMAs, and other Accounting professionals who want to explore Offshoring

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Practice Owners
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • Cloud Accountants
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • Entrepreneurial CPA
  • Young CPA

Course Qualification

Webinar Qualifies For

  • 1 CPE Credit for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Business Management and Organization for Certified Public Accountants (CPA-US)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Business Management and Organization for Certified Public Accountants (CPA-US)
  • 1 CPD Credit for Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA Canada)

Presenter

About Presenter

Chris Rivera

Director of Client Relations Entigrity Solutions, LLC

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

Entigrity Solutions, LLC

www.entigrity.com/

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Ratings and Review

4.5

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PG

Paul Goodhew, Others

Dec 22nd, 2021

n/a

SG

Songgang Gu, CPA (US)

Dec 20th, 2021

good

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Edmund Pascual, CPA (US)

Nov 15th, 2021

Great!

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Hunter Seymour, CPA (US)

Nov 1st, 2021

Great

KM

Kelsey Mason, CPA (US)

Aug 28th, 2021

Great presenter! Always interesting to listen to and provides fantastic insight on various topics.