Everyone needs CPE, but how can we integrate continuing education into a firms long term plans? If your team members see CPE as a necessary evil, and only attend courses to fulfill requirements, you're not alone. Many professionals plan to attend CPE sessions and forget to show up, sign up for the wrong courses, and take courses those that don't apply to their license requirements. It's time to take control of your firms long term plans, by creating excitement around education, implementing new policies and integrating Learning Management software tools that facilitate success. Join us as we explore the future professional development and CPE admin.
Michael Giardina serves as CEO of Eventur, which provides CPE management software and educational conference resources. Previously, Michael was the CEO and Founder of OfficeTools, owned his own tax practice, provided IT consulting to accounting firms and was employed by multiple tax accounting firms. He has spent nearly 35 years working in the Accounting and Tax profession, including working for CCH Computax as a trainer and product specialist. Michael routinely speaks at Accounting & Tax Conferences as well as online seminars on the benefits of technology and effective firm management. Having personally worked with over 500 firms, he continues to consult on office efficiencies and new technologies to improve firm practice management. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science in Business from Metropolitan State University, Denver, Colorado.