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K2’s Integrating Data for Improved Efficiency and Control


Total Credits: 4 including 4 Information Technology- Technical

Average Rating:
   15
Category:
ACPEN Industry Institute |  Industry
Speaker:
Thomas G. Stephens Jr., CPA.CITP, CGMA
Course Levels:
Intermediate
Duration:
4 Hours
Product Type:
Live Webcast Replay
License:
Access for 30 day(s) after program date.

Dates
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Description

In today’s business climate, data is king! Organizations of all sizes collect and manage more data than ever, and that trend is sure to continue. The number of apps, services, and platforms we use also increases every year in this environment. Thus, there is a need to standardize, streamline, and optimize our ability to manage the ever-growing list of systems and their data, and in this session, you will learn how to do precisely that.

Conquering your data can help improve efficiency and effectiveness and reduce costs and errors within your organization. In this course, you will learn various ways of sharing data easily between different applications, platforms, and services. Further, you will learn about various tools, desktop application functionalities, and programming tools to manage this process. Participate in this session so that you can truly integrate your data and reap the benefits of improved efficiency and control.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Define and identify where your organization keeps its data and how to access that data
  • List various tools, services, and programs to manage data and share it with other systems
  • Identify the cost and benefits of multiple data sharing techniques and approaches
  • Construct and build data sharing and integration processes using widely available tools such as Power Query, Power BI, and more 

Major Subjects
  • Data Sharing
  • Power Query, Power BI

Course Materials

Speaker

Thomas G. Stephens Jr., CPA.CITP, CGMA's Profile

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Shareholder

K2 Enterprises


Tommy Stephens received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1992, he earned a Master of Science degree (Major in Finance) from Georgia State University in Atlanta. Presently, Tommy is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Information Technology Professional, and a Chartered Global Management Accountant.

During his professional career, Tommy has gained valuable experience in a variety of positions, including:

  • Working as an auditor and technology consultant for an Atlanta-based public accounting firm;
  • Leading an Internal Audit staff and managing a Cost Accounting team for a Fortune 500 company;
  • Serving as a Chief Financial Officer for an international engineering organization; and
  • Founding and managing his public accounting firm that provides accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a variety of small and emerging businesses.

In 1995, Tommy began authoring and presenting continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. In 2003, he affiliated with K2 Enterprises, and in 2007, he joined the firm as a partner. To date, he has lectured internationally on subjects such as internal controls for small businesses, technology strategies, computer hardware and software applications, tax strategies and compliance, and financial accounting standards and applications. Over the past twenty-five years, Tommy has presented over 2,700 educational sessions to over 70,000 participants throughout the United States and Canada.

Presently, Tommy resides in Woodstock, Georgia, where he enjoys an active personal life with his wife. His hobbies include snow skiing, fishing, running, and other outdoor activities. Tommy maintains professional memberships with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants. Additionally, he is a past member of the Institute of Internal Auditors.


Dates

Fri, Dec 16, 2022 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CST
Tue, Dec 27, 2022 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CST
Wed, Dec 28, 2022 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CST
Thu, Jan 05, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CST
Sat, Jan 07, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CST
Fri, Jan 20, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CST
Wed, Jan 25, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CST
Tue, Jan 31, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CST
Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CST
Fri, Feb 17, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CST
Wed, Feb 22, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CST
Tue, Feb 28, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CST
Thu, Mar 02, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CST
Fri, Mar 17, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CDT
Tue, Mar 28, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CDT
Wed, Mar 29, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CDT
Sat, Apr 01, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CDT
Thu, Apr 06, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CDT
Fri, Apr 21, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CDT
Tue, Apr 25, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CDT
Wed, Apr 26, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CDT
Thu, May 04, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CDT
Fri, May 19, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CDT
Tue, May 30, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CDT
Wed, May 31, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CDT
Thu, Jun 01, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CDT
Fri, Jun 16, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CDT
Tue, Jun 27, 2023 - 09:00am to 12:42pm CDT
Wed, Jun 28, 2023 - 02:00pm to 05:42pm CDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Original Recording Date 2021
Date Added to Catalog 6/25/2021
Prerequisites

Basic understanding of computer operations and terminology


Advanced Preparation None
Designed For

Business professionals seeking to leverage technology by integrating data across multiple applications to improve efficiency and control


Course Developer K2 Enterprises
Yellow Book No

Additional Information

Instructional Delivery Method Group Internet Based
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Course Registration Requirements Online Registration

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Overall:      4.7

Total Reviews: 15

Comments

Mary Kalafatis M

"Lots of great content!"

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"Great course! I learned a lot."

James R

"The presenter did a great job of taking the complex and making it simple. Thank you!"

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