Hot Tech Tools, Apps, & Services for Your Practice (Completed)

Date: Monday, December 16, 2019
Instructor: Stephen M. Yoss
Begin Time:  12:00pm Pacific Time
1:00pm Mountain Time
2:00pm Central Time
3:00pm Eastern Time
CPE Credit:  2 hours for CPAs

Technology is changing at an incredible pace and new apps, services, and tools constantly emerge. These tools can have an incredible impact on our business and personal lives. This course identifies some of the latest tools, apps, and services out there and why you should consider utilizing them. The main topics of this course include the best useful products for business, major business productivity platforms, tools for automation, plugins for your Internet browser, today's best mobile Apps, how to secure your passwords, and more.

This course will give recommendations for maintaining business applications in your organization, the most direct methods of contacting a company’s customer service, effective methods for email marketing, tracking business expenses on the go, and many more. Participants are highly recommended to follow along with the presentation with their own devices and try out the various apps, services and tools presented. This course is going to focus on today's real applications, apps, and services. Everything discussed in this course is currently available and can be used today. The attendee will leave the presentation with greater knowledge of today's technologies and will be able to implement a number of items from the presentation in their organizations and personal lives.

Who Should Attend
Practitioners who regularly use a computer or mobile device and are familiar with the basic functions. This course is designed to help you get up-to-date with current trends and practices.

Topics Covered

  • Latest tools, apps, and services out there and why you should consider utilizing them
  • Best useful products for business
  • Major business productivity platforms
  • Tools for automation
  • Plugins for your Internet browser
  • Today's best mobile Apps
  • How to secure your passwords

Learning Objectives

  • Identify which emerging technologies will impact you in the coming year and learn how to incorporate the new developments into your existing workflows
  • Recognize and implement fantastic new apps, web-based resources, and services to gain efficiency in your personal life and meet organizational needs better
  • Recognize how to keep your Internet browsing experience secure, anonymous, and ad-free using tools such as Ad Block Plus and Ghostery
  • Identify opportunities for automation using artificial intelligence and process automation tools such as IFTTT
  • Recognize how to exchange confidential and sensitive information with others, both inside and outside your organization
  • Identify how to effectively manage tasks, documentation, and requests inside your organization using tools such as Trello, OneNote and others


Instructional Method
Group: Internet-based

NASBA Field of Study
Computer Software & Applications (2 hours)

Program Prerequisites

Advance Preparation

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