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A Rendez Vous With Excel Disasters

A RENDEZ VOUS WITH EXCEL DISASTERS

This webinar is hosted on SkyStem's platform. You will receive the direct join link from SkyStem.
Cost Free
CPE Credits 1.0 hour
Subject Area 1.0 - Accounting
CE Credits 0.0 hours
Course Level Basic
Instructional Method Group Internet Based
Prerequisites None
Advanced Preparation None
Course Description

Excel is the duct tape of the finance and accounting world. It is the glue that bridges the gap between our various financial systems and the tool of choice for any and all analysis that needs to be whipped up. But wielding such a powerful tool can translate into dire mistakes. In this webinar, we will visit some of the biggest Excel disasters, how those mistakes came about, some best practices on hygienic spreadsheet practices, and some alternatives to spreadsheet usage.
 
Learning Objectives:


  • Demonstrate how Excel errors are made

  • Review the impact of these mistakes and some remediating practices to prevent/detect the most common Excel errors

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Nancy Wu

SkyStem
Head of Sales and Customer Success
nwu@skystem.com
(805) 300-0177

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Nancy Wu has spent most of her career working in consulting and auditing various accounting departments’ financial close processes for public and private organizations ($200 Million to $4 Billion). Her published work around leveraging user behavior to design internal controls is archived in the Cornell University Library. Ms. Wu is also the author of a whitepaper that discusses management standards around the balance sheet reconciliation process. She is the subject matter expert on an award-winning webinar program that draws hundreds of sign-ups each month on topics ranging from internal controls over financial reporting, to month-end close infrastructure, to Finance tone at the top. Ms. Wu currently leads sales and customer success for SkyStem, a technology company that offers month-end close and reconciliation automation for mid-market companies in banking, healthcare, retail, and various other industries.

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About Our Presenter

Skystem

Headquartered in the heart of New York City, SkyStem delivers a powerful month-end close solution for organizations seeking to streamline their financial processes. The company’s flagship solution, ART, is an enterprise technology that helps CFOs and Controllers shorten the month-end close and the time to issue financials by automating balance sheet reconciliations, managing month-end tasks, performing flux / P&L variance analysis, and providing insightful reporting. The web-based solution streamlines and eliminates up to 90% of manual activities while strengthening internal controls and corporate governance.