Developing a Digital Mindset – Live Webinar April 23, 2024
In today's rapidly evolving business landscape, the role of accountants is undergoing a profound transformation. To stay relevant and thrive in the digital age, accountants need to embrace a digital mindset.

In today's rapidly evolving business landscape, the role of accountants is undergoing a profound transformation. To stay relevant and thrive in the digital age, accountants need to embrace a digital mindset. As technological advancements bring about increased efficiency, they may also exacerbate the skills gap, compelling employees to constantly acquire and adapt to new skills at a faster pace to stay abreast of emerging technologies.

 

The rise of generative AI as an innovative decision support system further compounds this intricate landscape. To excel in this environment, it becomes crucial for accountants to foster digital skillsets that are transferrable. This is essential as the relentless progress of technology, coupled with the disruptive power of innovations, demands ongoing learning and adaptation, makes continuous learning and relearning indispensable in the field of accounting.

 

TOPICS:

  • What is a digital mindset?
  • What are the key skills for the future?
  • Framework for critical thinking
  • What is an applicable framework for using data analytics?
  • How to adapt key skills for the future if technology is always changing?
  • What types of resources are available for me?

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Explore the fundamental components of a digital mindset and its significance in the accounting domain.
  • Explain the benefits and challenges of embracing digital tools and strategies.
  • Identify key skills that are required to thrive in a data-driven world.
  • Foster a mindset of continuous learning to stay agile in the face of future technological developments.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

You will require an Internet connection and a phone/voice connection at the same time. Most attendees use their computer for the audio. Participants are able to submit questions and comments during the session via a Q&A text panel. Terms, conditions, pricing and services subject to change.

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CREDITS (CPE HOURS):

Wolters Kluwer professional development programs are designed to meet the continuing education requirements of a variety of professional associations. These requirements do vary by association and region. Please consult your provincial association to ensure this webinar meets the continuing professional development standards for your specific situation.

Registrations for each Live Webinar are available until the start of each program. We reserve the right to substitute speakers in the case of instructor illness. In the event that we must cancel a Live Webinar, all registrants will be notified immediately and given the opportunity to either transfer their registration to another Live Webinar or obtain a refund. For all Live Webinars that are recorded, participants will have access to the recording for 12 months following the Live Webinar. Partial credit will not be awarded for attendees that are not present for the entirety of the Live Webinar. Credit will not be awarded if an attendee does not answer all of the polling questions (where applicable). Additional credit will not be awarded due to the instructor presenting over the allotted time.

 

CANCELLATION POLICY:

Due to the costs involved with planning Web sessions, cancellations must be confirmed in writing at least one (1) business day before the beginning of the Web session. If we receive your cancellation notice within the above-mentioned period, you will receive a full refund. No refund will be issued for notices received after the cancellation period.

 

THIS WEBINAR INCLUDES:

  • 12 months to review the webinar recording
  • Print version of the presentation slides
  • PD Certificate for 2 hours

PRESENTER:

This webinar is being presented by:

Cory Campbell, Ph.D., CPA

Cory Campbell, PhD, CPA, is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at Indiana State University. His teaching and research interests lie at the intersection between accounting and technology. He facilitates CPE workshops for the Indiana CPA Society on various emerging technologies and has been a subject matter expert for the AIPCA on blockchain technology, data analytics, and cybersecurity.