CPAR NFP - Management

CPAR GOV/NFP - Vol. 2019 - No. 3 - 04 - Blockchain: Emerging Application for Digital Business

Course Overview
Many financial managers complain that their existing systems are often inefficient, “siloed” and inconsistent. As a result, many enterprises are applauding and embracing the emergence of blockchain technology, with its ability to distribute and update ledgers widely and perfectly. Erik Dorr is vice president of research at The Hackett Group, where he is in an excellent position to tell us why blockchain is the emerging application platform for digital business.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Recognize what blockchain is;
  • Identify the questions that are typically asked when you have a complex technology;
  • Recognize blockchain’s role as part of an ecosystem; and
  • Identify the security considerations related to blockchain.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in management

Speaker / Author:

CPAR Government/Not-For-Profit
SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD-ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include 50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each of its professional markets.

Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : CPAR1422-FM

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : QAS Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Management Services

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