Technology news November 2013

Technology

Conditionally Displaying Decimal Places in Excel: Part 2

Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, describes how to use Excel's Conditional Formatting feature to handle just about every imaginable situation.
Education & Careers

High Impact Excel

In this exciting presentation Excel expert David H. Ringstrom, CPA shares dozens of tricks that he uses to fly through Excel every day. Remember, either you work Excel, or it works you! This webcast is sponsored by SurePayroll.
Technology

Survey Identifies Types of Technology Used by Accountants

Accounting firms have until the end of the month to participate in the First Annual Accounting Firm Operations and Technology Survey, which gauges what types of technology accounting professionals are using in their practices.
Technology

Increasing Conversion Rates of Your Website Visitors

What proactive steps can you take to target your advertising to people who are actively shopping online for accounting and tax services? Consider "behavioral retargeting."
Technology

Conditionally Displaying Decimal Places in Excel: Part 1

In Part 1 of his two-part series, Excel expert David Ringstrom describes how to add decimal places on demand by way of using a custom number format.
Technology

Thomson's Jon Baron: Accountants Must Stay Relevant

The Thomson Reuters Users' Conference is in full swing in Miami Beach and 1,200+ attending accountants are hearing a new message this year.
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Using Technology to Ensure 2014 Is the Year of Your Customer

Now is the time to examine how you've been interacting with your prospects and customers. It's important to determine what did and didn't work this year in order to put tools in place to enhance and better monetize those relationships.
Technology

How to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Practice Part 2: Building Your Network

A great LinkedIn profile is good to have, but unless you use LinkedIn to build your network, you'll find yourself back at square one.
Education & Careers

One-Third of IT Pros Looking for Greener Pastures

A recent survey of CIOs and IT professionals by Robert Half Technology revealed that although a majority of CIOs believe their IT employees are quite happy with their jobs, more than one-third of IT workers reported job dissatisfaction.
Technology

How to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Practice Part 1: Getting Started

LinkedIn is the most professional and business-oriented of the popular social media sites, but it's not just for job seekers or for making connections. LinkedIn can help you get things done, be more productive, and grow your practice.