Roadmap to Excel’s Data Analysis and Power BI® Strategy

12:00 pm–12:50 pm ET

CPE SelectAvailable with CPE Select

# of CPE Credits

1

Description

We are entering an era where CPAs are expected to have data analytics and business intelligence skills. Why is this happening? What can you do to prepare yourself? This one-hour CPE event will help answer these two important questions. We will explain data analytics and business intelligence from the perspective of a CPA, both in public and private practice. We will provide a clear and concise review of Microsoft’s new Excel® and Power BI® tools that are built on the Excel platform and provide a roadmap for the most cost-effective way for you to develop these skills.

Objective

After attending this presentation, you will * Understand the importance for CPAs to develop data analytics and business intelligence skills * Understand how the Microsoft® BI tools can be used to leverage these skills in public accounting and business * Learn a clear path for how to develop skills in these tools with minimal impact on your time and budget

Highlights

The major topics that will be covered in this class include * The importance of data analysis for the CPA * A review of Microsoft's Power BI® tools * A roadmap to learning how to use Excel® for advanced data analysis

Who Should Attend

All CPAs and accounting professionals who want to learn how to analyze data

Required Knowledge

None

Advanced Prep

None

Event Speaker(s)

Bryan L. Smith, CPA, CITP, CISA ( CPA Crossings LLC, Rochester, MI ),

Additional Event Information

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CPE Select Pass Policies
The CPE Select pass is available only for NCACPA members and the price is applicable for an individual user. The pass includes access to on demand and webinar programs, but excludes webcasts, “hot topic” webinars, and on demand Ethics programming. All eligible programs for the CPE Select pass will be marked in the online catalog and in promotions. Licensed CPAs who elect the student membership status must provide proof of enrollment in an advanced degree.

The CPE Select pass grants unlimited access to qualifying webinars and on demand programs on a calendar-year basis. Early bird pricing runs January 1 through June 30, and regular pricing runs July 1 through December 31.

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Event Vendor:CPA Crossings, LLC
Field of Study:Computer Software & Applications
Other:New Course

Event Type:Webinar
Event Code:WB094618

Registration Fees

Registration Fee Early Bird Regular
CPE Select N/A $0.00
NCACPA Member N/A $50.00
Non-Member N/A $84.00