Work From Home With Teams and Office 365 (FREE PROGRAM)

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The COVID-19 virus threat has forced us to rethink just about every aspect of our lives. Near the top of the list is figuring out how to effectively work from home.  
This presentation will demonstrate how, in a matter of days, you can deploy the Microsoft Teams app within Office 365  to have a comprehensive digital communication, collaboration and file sharing solution. You likely already have Office 365, so it is a matter of learning how to take advantage of it to help your business through these trying times.  
If you don't have Office 365, Microsoft is offering Teams complimentary for six months. From a practical point of view, with our without a pandemic, deploying Teams is a smart business decision. This presentation will explain and demonstrate why and how. 
This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during the event.


  • Specialized Knowledge
  • Technology

Designed For

Anyone involved in establishing a work from home model


  • Recognize the power of Teams to establish a "work from home" model
  • Identify the steps required to deploy Teams


The topics that will be covered include:

  • Understanding the power of Teams for establishing a remote workforce
  • Orientation to how Teams works
  • What you need to do to get Teams up and running in 48 to 72 hours
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John H. Higgins

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John Higgins is a strategic adviser to CPAs and the CPA profession in all aspects of leveraging technology. He has authored and presented CPE programs for thousands of CPAs over the past 25 years on technology and practice management issues. John is a pioneer in the development and delivery of web based CPE programs. He has presented “live” web CPE events for groups as large as 600+ participants, as well as many small groups. John assisted the Michigan Association of CPAs as an adviser in the development of their web based CPE model.

John’s primary qualification is his passion for helping CPAs achieve greater success by leveraging technology. He has extensive knowledge and experience working with CPAs throughout the country. John resides in Rochester, Michigan with his wife Karen and their two children.

Qualifications and Experience:

•Actively involved in working with local, regional and national CPA firms over the past 25 years. •Facilitated hundreds of planning sessions and retreats to develop strategic plans, technology plans, paperless work flow design, innovative client services and more. •Nationally recognized speaker and author on technology issues impacting the CPA profession. •Monthly host of Document Management to Go (DMS2Go) pod cast sponsored by CPA Technology magazine. •Former national consulting partner with a top 10 CPA firm. •Former CEO of technology training & consulting firm. •Member of the AICPA Business & Industry Hall of Fame. •Past Chair of the Michigan Association of CPAs. •Past member of the AICPA Council and CPE Advisory Committee. •MACPA Innovative User of Technology award.

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