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Technology And How It Applies In Accounting with Clayton Oates

Roger Knecht

Roger Knecht

President of Universal Accounting Center

Episode Details

Witnessing the evolution of accounting over the years has been very insightful.  Each change can be intimidating but, more empowering.  From paper to computer, software to the cloud, artificial intelligence (AI) to real-time and actionable information accounting remains relevant so what are we doing as an accounting profession to stay ahead of the curve?

Listen as Clayton and Roger discuss technology and it’s impact on accounting to the 6 areas of business the accounting needs to pay attention:

  1. Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
  2. Document Management
  3. Business Analytics
  4. Payroll & Human Resource (HR)
  5. Point of Sell / e-commerce
  6. Inventory Management


Your Host: Roger Knecht, president of Universal Accounting Center

Our Guest: Clayton Oates

Clayton is committed to helping Small Business, Accountants, Bookkeepers & Technology Companies to connect with each other (and the clients and customers they serve) to have a better life.

Clayton will inspire you! This (Ex) Accountant is living proof of how you can dramatically transform your life by helping others. A passionate and engaging communicator who draws on more than 25 years’ experience in the Accounting Technology Industry. During this time Clayton and his team at QA Business have educated more than 20,000 small business owners, operators, accountants, bookkeepers and consultants in utilizing technology to buy back precious time from their businesses. Clayton now devotes his time and energy in helping educate other Advisors around the world on how they can be the Difference Maker for their clients. Clayton has a unique style of presenting and you are going to love what he has to share. (Clayton is also a recognized Top Thought Leader in Accounting Technology by CPA Practice Advisor)



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