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Designed for CPAs, accounting professionals and bookkeepers in public practice.
Cost Free
Presentation Length 1.5 hours

Recorded DateMay 22, 2017
CPE:Not available
(archived webinars do not offer CPE credits)
Subject AreaOther
Course LevelBasic
Series: Bookkeeper
Course Description

Joe Woodard presents “Taming the Machines” a cutting-edge presentation for CPA's, accounting professionals, and bookkeepers in public practice.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss automation and artificial intelligence technologies and detail the impact on the accounting profession.

  • Detail technologies that automate bookkeeping and can reduce up to 80% of the bookkeeping process.

  • Provide a specific technological and strategic roadmap to scale your practices, increase profitability, and more effectively serve your clients.

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Joe Woodard

Founder & CEO
(404) 857-0700


As an author, consultant, Intuit contractor and national speaker, Joe has trained over 75,000 accounting professionals in the areas of practice development, changing technology trends, and how to maximize the use of QuickBooks in their accounting practices. Joe regularly publishes articles for various publications and has been featured repeatedly in Insightful Accountant, Accounting Today, and AccountingWEB, in both articles and in video interviews. Joe is CEO of Woodard Events, LLC, which delivers cutting-edge education, coaching, resources, and a community for small business advisors and small business owners within the accounting industry. In 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016, Joe was recognized by Accounting Today as one of the Top 100 Influencers within the Accounting Profession. In 2008, Joe was recognized by CPA Practice Advisor as one of the top 40 up and coming thought leaders under the age of 40. More recently, Joe has begun engaging the next generation of accounting professionals with recent visits to Florida Atlantic University, Nova Southeastern University, and other Universities.

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