As organizations emerge from the jarring shift to closing the books remotely for March 2020, several themes have become apparent. These include impacts on data accessibility for remote employees, the ability of teams to collaborate, related impacts to the control environment, and an emerging culture of remote accounting teams.
After the webinar, you will be able to:
- Recognize the impacts to month-end close processes resulting from remote-based accounting teams
- Identify ways in which technology can enable accounting teams to effectively execute a remote month-end close
- Explain how an entity’s control environment can be impacted by a remote workforce and ways to avoid potential breakdown of controls
- Identify the key elements of a culture that fosters sustainable productivity for remote accounting teams