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K2'S 2022 How To Run Microsoft Office From The Cloud

Total Credits: 1 including 1 Information Technology - Technical

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ACPEN Industry Institute |  Industry |  Technology
Thomas G. Stephens Jr., CPA.CITP, CGMA
Course Levels:
1 Hour
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.

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Cloud-based options of familiar Microsoft Office applications have been available for over a decade. Moreover, these tools have matured to the point where their functionality rivals desktop-based options. Further, the ease of deploying, accessing, and using these tools is striking.

In this session, you will learn about Cloud-based alternatives to everyday desktop applications and why you should consider adding them to your toolbox. You will also learn about the relative strengths of competitive services available from Zoho and Google and why you should consider these tools. Knowing all your options is imperative in the new cloud-connected world! 

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • List at least three benefits of using Cloud-based services for traditional computing activities, such as spreadsheets and word-processing
  • Differentiate between the features available in Cloud-based options relative to their desktop counterparts
  • List at least two means by which you can access Microsoft’s Cloud-based tools

Major Subjects
  • How to acquire and access Cloud-based Microsoft Office tools
  • The relative strengths and limitations of Cloud-based services compared to their desktop counterparts
  • Data storage requirements and options
  • Cloud-based options available from Zoho and Google

Course Materials


Thomas G. Stephens Jr., CPA.CITP, CGMA's Profile

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K2 Enterprises

Tommy Stephens received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1992, he earned a Master of Science degree (Major in Finance) from Georgia State University in Atlanta. Presently, Tommy is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Information Technology Professional, and a Chartered Global Management Accountant.

During his professional career, Tommy has gained valuable experience in a variety of positions, including:

  • Working as an auditor and technology consultant for an Atlanta-based public accounting firm;
  • Leading an Internal Audit staff and managing a Cost Accounting team for a Fortune 500 company;
  • Serving as a Chief Financial Officer for an international engineering organization; and
  • Founding and managing his public accounting firm that provides accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a variety of small and emerging businesses.

In 1995, Tommy began authoring and presenting continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. In 2003, he affiliated with K2 Enterprises, and in 2007, he joined the firm as a partner. To date, he has lectured internationally on subjects such as internal controls for small businesses, technology strategies, computer hardware and software applications, tax strategies and compliance, and financial accounting standards and applications. Over the past twenty-five years, Tommy has presented over 2,700 educational sessions to over 70,000 participants throughout the United States and Canada.

Presently, Tommy resides in Woodstock, Georgia, where he enjoys an active personal life with his wife. His hobbies include snow skiing, fishing, running, and other outdoor activities. Tommy maintains professional memberships with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants. Additionally, he is a past member of the Institute of Internal Auditors.


Mon, Apr 22, 2024 - 08:00am to 09:00am AKDT
Thu, May 02, 2024 - 11:30am to 12:30pm AKDT
Sat, May 18, 2024 - 08:00am to 09:00am AKDT
Thu, May 23, 2024 - 11:30am to 12:30pm AKDT
Mon, Jun 03, 2024 - 08:00am to 09:00am AKDT
Thu, Jun 13, 2024 - 11:30am to 12:30pm AKDT
Mon, Jun 24, 2024 - 08:00am to 09:00am AKDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites Fundamental knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For Business professionals who are seeking to stay abreast of major technology developments
Original Recording Date 2022
Yellow Book No
Course Developer K2 Enterprises
Date Added to Catalog 03/15/2022

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Group Internet Based

Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration

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Overall:      4.4

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