MEGA- Learning Labs (MLL)
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4 Fantastic Hours of Cutting-Edge CPE - For FREE!
It Doesn't Get Any Better Than That!
Please join us for a complimentary series of TED-Style talks that kick off our MEGA Conference! These future-ready, fast-paced CPE presentations feature knowledgeable speakers addressing issues challenging CPAs today. From cybersecurity to insurance, explore the latest problems AND solutions. Four hours of great CPE - FREE - What could be better?
(Registration IS required)
Tuesday, June 7, 2022
When Passion and Profession Align
Time: Tuesday 1:00pm - 1:25pm Credits: 0.5 TB
Peter C. Golotko, CPA/PFS, MBA, Chief Executive Officer, CPS Investment Advisors
There's something powerful that happens when your passion aligns with your profession! Join Peter as he gives his TED Talk on his passion for helping people achieve financial independence and how aligning that passion with his profession as a CPA changed his life and the lives of his clients and everyone around him.
Botkeeper Operating System: the Next Evolution
Time: Tuesday 1:30pm - 1:55pm Credits: 0.5 TB
Elle Carter, Account Executive, Botkeeper
Elle Carter, Account Executive, Botkeeper
Is Cybersecurity Insurance Enough?
Time: Tuesday 2:00pm - 2:25pm Credits: 0.5 TB
Christophe Reglat, President and CEO, Coaxis International
Today’s world is more connected than ever before. And yet, with all the advantages of modern technology, the cyber threats that CPA firms face have never been greater. To meet these and future challenges, CPA firms need to ensure they have a comprehensive cybersecurity policy to protect and support their business. Learn about the growing cybersecurity risk, the role of cybersecurity insurance. Determine if cybersecurity insurance is enough and what more you can do to protect your firm.
Taking Back Control of Your Marketing in 2022!
Time: Tuesday 2:30pm - 2:55pm Credits: 0.5 TB
Corey Auger, Partner and EVP of Business Development, Anthem Software
Digital marketing is out of control! The amount of time and money that it takes for a small business to manage their marketing alone is completely unrealistic. Small businesses need to understand what options are out there for them just like their bigger competitors. The great news is that digital marketing is more affordable than ever. The problem is that you don't have the time to manage it. Learn what INC.500 companies are using to streamline and grow their businesses. Most importantly, learn how to take back control of your businesses most important asset: YOUR TIME!
Making the Hybrid-Work Model Work for Your Firm
Time: Tuesday 3:05pm - 3:30pm Credits: 0.5 TB
Emiley Parker, Brand Manager, CPACharge
As we make our way back to the "new normal", many businesses are looking toward a hybrid work model for their employees as well as their clients. Learn What a hybrid model is, and how you can make it work for your accounting firm. Whether you've begun adapting to a hybrid work model already, or you're just considering it for the future, you don't want to miss out on this helpful topic!
Powering Prosperity with Tax Advisory
Time: Tuesday 3:35pm - 4:00pm Credits: 0.5 TB
Nadia Rodriguez, CPA, Senior Tax Analyst Programmer, Intuit
The avalanche of new tax legislation over the past five years and the impact of COVID-19 on firms and clients heighten the importance of proactive tax advisory services. Due to the constant changes in the legislative environment, 1 in 6 firms has found themselves providing tax planning services but not getting paid for these services. Learn about the industry insights that will help you benchmark planning and advisory services against your peers in the tax professional community.
Trickle Down Business Solutions
Time: Tuesday 4:05pm - 4:30pm Credits: 0.5 TB
John Dohn, National Sales Manager, Management Services International
Learn about Big business, fortune 500 Solutions including revenue and profit; stockholder return and many business solutions originate. Explore small to mid-sized businesses including their issues, IRS code and solutions. Examine the CPA shortage and potential solutions.
Key Tax Incentives: Vitalizing Your Business
Time: Tuesday 4:35pm - 5:00pm Credits: 0.5 TB
Chad Niehaus, Regional Director, KBKG
Learn how to expand your CPA firm's service offerings quickly and easily with key tax incentives. Gain high-impact and detailed insight into what it's like to work with a tax incentives provider, what to watch out for when choosing a service provider, and how you can maximize revenue without wasting resources with the right partner.
End of Program
Time: Tuesday 5:00pm
President and CEOCoaxis International, Inc.Christophe Réglat founded Coaxis, a Florida corporation, based in Tallahassee, in 2002. Coaxis originated as an application service provider (ASP), offering businesses access over the Internet to applications and related services that would otherwise have to be located on their own business computers. ASP has evolved to cloud computing, and more...Read more about Christophe Réglat here
Peter Charles Golotko, CPA/PFS, MBA
Peter has dedicated his career to helping people achieve financial independence, helping businesses and business owners reach and exceed their goals, and helping charitable institutions protect and make the best possible use of their resources. With over 25 years of experience in investing, financial planning, accounting, and taxation, he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the...Read more about Peter Charles Golotko here
Nadia Rodriguez, CPA
Nadia Rodriguez is a Senior Tax Analyst Programmer at Intuit where she is part of the team that builds Lacerte and ProConnect Tax Online content for individual and business tax professionals. Nadia earned her CPA license in 2009 and Masters in Taxation in 2007. Nadia has experience in Public Accounting where she performed tax planning projections and prepared tax returns for high-net-worth...Read more about Nadia Rodriguez here
Chad Niehaus is a Regional Director for KBKG and is based in Atlanta, Georgia. With over eight years of experience partnering with CPAs, accounting professionals, and businesses, Chad oversees the business development team for KBKG’s southeast market. When the Atlanta office opened in 2017, Chad played an integral part in establishing the new location and building upon existing relationships in...Read more about Chad Niehaus here
Corey Auger served as a national speaker and sales executive for Crystal Clear Digital Marketing speaking at over 30 conferences about best practices in business. As Anthem Software’s EVP of business development, Corey will inspire and educate you on how to get more out of your business with a proven strategy that wins every time.Read more about Corey Auger here
Emiley Parker is the Brand Manager for CPACharge. As a marketing professional, she has 10+ years’ experience driving all things marketing, from building strong brands to executing strategies to grow successful businesses. Emiley enjoys speaking about payment solutions and sharing best practices to help professionals manage their business.Read more about Emiley Parker here
John DohnRead more about John Dohn here
Elle is an Account Executive for Botkeeper. For the past several years she has spent time working with the accounting profession focusing on helping firms identify the benefits of machine learning and artificial intelligence. As well as, how to create a work-life balance.Elle has a Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) and has used these skills to help firms implement new software...Read more about Elle Carter here