What does the future accountant look like? In an article that was published on the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) website, the author Anne-Marie Vitale said, "As automation and technology continue to drive changing business models, the role of accountants and auditors will need to rapidly evolve and adapt." This is a fact that every accountant and auditor needs to face and act upon.
The presenter of this webinar is a "digital accounting revolutionist" who runs his own thriving tech-based accounting practice. Join Willem Haarhoff, founder of DoughGetters Accounting, on 21 October 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. as he shows you what the future accountant looks like and also highlights ways in which you can future-proof your accounting practice.
By the end of this webinar you will:
Understand what the future accountant looks like;
Understand how to create a unique, inclusive and person-centric culture within your firm.
Know how to become technology based and paperless.
Know how to create and manage remote teams; and
Know how to have excellent marketing for your practice.
The webinar will cover the following topics:
Who are "tech start-ups" in the accounting space? .
Subscription vs timesheets.
How to become technology-based and paperless.
Creating and managing remote teams.
How to eliminate pain-points.
Marketing and acquiring business online.
This webinar qualifies for 2 CPD hours with your professional body including: ACCA, SAICA, AAT, SAIPA, SAIBA, IAC, CIS, ICBA, LSSA, FPI, and the IBA. The SAAA CPD policy is compliant with IFAC IES7 and is recognised by all relevant professional bodies.
All attendees are issued with a CPD certificate available in an online profile.
Willem Haarhoff CA(SA) is co-founder of Doughgetters Accounting. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant a few months after the whole world had thought that the computers will switch off the lights. Fortunately this never happened and so he was able to complete 20 rewarding years at one of the Big Four accounting firms. He spent the last 11 of those 20 years as an expatriate in Lagos, Nigeria gaining invaluable experience and knowledge about how to develop, drive and execute business strategy. Willem returned to South Africa in 2014 doing some freelance work and in 2017 he co-founded DoughGetters Accounting™ with his current partner, Murray Barnetson. Together they seek to play a leading role in shaping the future of accounting in South Africa and the rest of the world.
The following persons will benefit from attending this webinar:
Professional accountants including: CA(SA), Professional Accountant (SA) and BAP(SA);
Practising auditors; and
R 475.00 - Online admission - Individual.
R 950.00 - Online admission - Company.
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By attending this webinar you will be provided with:
Summarised slide presentation.
Reference documents and/or course material where available.
You can ask questions during the webinar and you will also have access to the presenter after the webinar.
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