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Google Hacks for Accountants: Advanced Enterprise Tools and Due Diligence Strategies for CPAs

Explore Underrated Google Business and Discovery Apps to Gain Competitive Advantage in Your Accounting and Advisory Work

  • Sep 22nd 2021 - Sep 29th 2021

    10:00 AM To 06:00 PM - 10:00 AM To 06:00 PM EDT

  • Price

    $119

  • Total Credits

    8 CPE

Google Hacks for Accountants:  Advanced Enterprise Tools and Due Diligence Strategies for CPAs

Overview

As much as it is important to work accurately in the rapidly growing business world, it is equally important to work in a secure environment and sharing the work reports in real-time with the right people. We believe that Google Business and Discovery Apps equip you with this capability along with a lot more. And this is exactly why we are here with a comprehensive and interactive workshop on “Google Hacks for Accountants:  Advanced Enterprise Tools and Due Diligence Strategies for CPAs”.

The course provides a concise overview of 200+ underrated Google enterprise tools and due diligence resources.  On the enterprise side, the session will explore a rich constellation of Google business tools for communication, publishing, mobile connectivity, advertising, entrepreneurship and other critical business functions. Discover easy-to-use (and mostly free) apps that can help you with cloud computing, blog writing, website analysis, consumer surveys, online promotion, location intelligence, on-the-go computing, email backups, multi-office collaboration, digital commerce, photo sharing, online help networks, corporate social responsibility and more. On the due diligence side, the session reveals how to interpret Google search results in their proper context, access hidden menus (and information treasures) on the Google search results page, tap dozens of obscure information calculators and generators in the Google omnibar, uncover key intelligence in Google autocomplete panels and sidebars, and connect to scores of Google insight streams and consumer signals that most users never use -- or even know exist.  You'll walk away with new Google superpowers that can drive value, and deliver faster, more intelligent and better outcomes in your business and accounting operations.


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Speakers

Garrett Wasny

Garrett Wasny

Independent Digital Skills Advisor , BUSINESS & INT’L TRADE EDITORIAL

Garrett Wasny, MA, CMC, CITP/FIBP is an award-winning professional development consultant to accountants and other high-skill knowledge workers worldwide.

Since 1995, Garrett has delivered thousands of presentations on Internet strategy to hundreds of leading accounting institutes, industry associations, Fortune 500 companies, small and medium-sized enterprises, business schools and other legal, medical, engineering, pro sports and executive education organizations.

Garrett's writing credits include four books, dozens of e-books and hundreds of articles on online business for scores of leading business publishers, syndicates and magazines including McGraw Hill, John Wiley and Sons, Knight Ridder, the Financial Post, Journal of Commerce and World Trade.

He's also won numerous awards for his writing, speaking and web design.

Garrett’s academic credentials include a Bachelor of Arts with Honours (BA Hons) degree and a Master of Arts (MA) degree. His professional accreditations include Certified Management Consultant (CMC), Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) and FITP (FITT International Business Professional).

Garrett is trusted by the most respected governing bodies for accounting and business today. In the United States, his webinars are approved by NASBA (National Association of State Boards of Accountancy). In Canada, his in-person seminars are approved by the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Canada provincial institutes.

Full disclosure: Garrett Wasny is an independent Certified Management Consultant (CMC) who provides objective information based on his own impartial research and due diligence. He has no vested interest or affiliation with any of the enterprises or technologies reviewed in his courses.

He has more than 20 years experience in the Internet field and started his career at Price Waterhouse. He is based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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Session Details

Garrett Wasny
Garrett Wasny

MA, CMC, CITP/FIBP

Date

Sep 22nd, 2021

Time

10:00 AM – 02:00 PM
4 Credits

Google Advanced Enterprise Tools for Accountants

The course provides a concise overview of 200+ underrated Google enterprise tools and due diligence resources that can give practitioners a competitive advantage in their accounting and advisory work.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify at least 100 Google enterprise solutions that can improve your online productivity as an accounting professional
  • Point out at least 20 ways you can control, secure, and personalize your Google information.
  • Recall at least 60 ways you can use the Google Workspace platform and Google Drive app to create, store, and share digital files.
  • List at least 200 ways you can interact with the Google Assistant app using your natural voice to complete digital tasks
  • Give at least 10 examples of how you can use the Google Cloud e-service for data management and analytics.
  • 4 CPD credit of for all CPA (CA)
  • 4 CPE credit of for all CMA
  • 4 CPE credit of Computer Software and Applications for all CPA (US)

Subject Area:

Computer Software and Applications

Course Level:

Basic

Instuctional Method:

Group Internet Based

Pre-requisites:

Advance Preparation:

Garrett Wasny
Garrett Wasny

MA, CMC, CITP/FIBP

Date

Sep 29th, 2021

Time

02:00 PM – 06:00 PM
4 Credits

Google Advanced Due Diligence Strategies for Accountants

In Session 2, the expert Garret Wasny shall further walk you through the intriguing world of Google Apps

Key takeaways from this session of the online CPE Workshop are:

Learning Objectives

  • Identify at least 5 advanced query filters.  These are not visible in the main interface and can only be seen by expanding a toolbar under user control.
  • Construct at least 12 different types of advanced queries.  These give additional information to help Google refine your searches.
  • Create at least 5 different types of Google alerts.  These automatically send emails to you when Google discovers new information about a topic you choose.
  • Develop at least 2 different Google profiles – one personal, one business.  These profiles help consolidate information that Google has collected about a practitioner and their operations.  The profiles also help practitioners control what others see about them across Google services.
  • Distinguish at least 4 ways Google search results may vary depending on the size and type of gadget they are using.
  • 4 CPD credit of for all CPA (CA)
  • 4 CPE credit of for all CMA
  • 4 CPE credit of Computer Software and Applications for all CPA (US)

Subject Area:

Computer Software and Applications

Course Level:

Basic

Instuctional Method:

Group Internet Based

Pre-requisites:

Advance Preparation:

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