Tech Update – A 2020 Vision

OSCPA Center 10206 SW Laurel Street, Beaverton

Course DescriptionYou know where technology has been, but where is it headed? What technologies are coming that would be useful to you and to your company? You’ve heard about 5G, WiFi6, and collaboration, but what products work to make this practical? This session has the breadth, depth, and recommendations to help you understand what is in the market and what is working …

Integrating and Sharing Data

OSCPA Center 10206 SW Laurel Street, Beaverton

Course DescriptionThe number of apps, services, platforms, etc. that we use increases every year. The amount of data we collect and process is expanding at an exponential rate. There is a need to standardize, streamline, and optimize our ability to manage the ever-growing list of systems and their data. Conquering your data can help improve efficiency, effectiveness, …

Enhancing Small Business Accounting with Add-Ons

OSCPA Center 10206 SW Laurel Street, Beaverton

Course DescriptionA complete accounting software solution almost always includes additional add-on products. For example, it is hard to accurately calculate sales tax, do budgeting, or have adequate reporting without third party add-ons. This session will provide guidance on some of the best add-ons in the market. If you have needs that are not met with …

Improving Productivity with Office 365 Cloud Applications

OSCPA Center 10206 SW Laurel Street, Beaverton

Course DescriptionMany Office 365 subscriptions include powerful cloud services for improving productivity. Foundational services, such as SharePoint, OneDrive, and Outlook, are joined by other powerful tools such as Teams, Planner, Power Automation, Forms, and Power Apps to provide a productivity platform second to none. Don’t miss this opportunity to get all the knowledge and guidance …

Current Tech Crimes – Ripped from the Headlines

OSCPA Center 10206 SW Laurel Street, Beaverton

Course DescriptionSecurity is a top concern for CPAs every year. Yet many hacks result from organizations not implementing effective internal controls over information technology. In this session, you will learn about critical IT-related controls using a case study approach with stories which are all new for 2020. More specifically, you will learn from real-world examples …

The Very Real Risk of Ransomware

OSCPA Center 10206 SW Laurel Street, Beaverton

Course DescriptionOver the past two years, ransomware has surged as a major threat to individuals and organizations of all sizes. To illustrate the threat ransomware is, its’ annual cost to businesses is now estimated at over $8 billion, up from $1 billion in 2016. Against that backdrop, ask yourself “am I at risk?” Of course, …

Advanced Topics in Power BI

OSCPA Center 10206 SW Laurel Street, Beaverton

Course DescriptionSo, you’ve been using Power BI to create fundamental reports and dashboards and now you’re ready for even more advanced reporting…if so, this session is for you. In this session, you will learn how to extend your Power BI environment by incorporating tools such as Data Analysis Expressions, Key Performance Indicators, Hierarchies, and Apps …