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K2’s Taking Another Look At PDFs

Course - K2's Taking Another Look At PDFs

Major Topics

  • Understanding the Portable Document Format
  • Identifying tools you can use to work with PDFs
  • Collaborating using PDFs
  • Creating, distributing, and collecting fillable PDF forms
  • Using PDFs to enhance security

Learning Objectives

  1. Differentiate between PDF options available from Adobe
  2. List at least two ways you can use PDFs in collaborative environments
  3. Identify critical steps in the process used to create fillable PDF forms
  4. List examples of PDF software vendors

Course Description

We’re all familiar with PDF documents. However, it’s safe to say that most professionals use only a tiny fraction of their features. This circumstance is unfortunate, considering all you can do with PDF documents. Therefore, isn’t it time to take another look at PDF documents and all you can do with them?

Participate in this session to learn more about PDFs and how and why they should be a cornerstone technology in most organizations. Collaboration options, long-term storage and archival, and fillable forms are just a few features you will learn about in this session. This session is for you if you’re ready to elevate your PDF productivity!

Compliance Information

Intended Audience

Business professionals seeking to enhance their understanding of PDFs

Advanced Preparation

None

Field of Study

Computer Software and Applications

Credits

2 Credits

Published Date

August 11, 2023

Revision Date

August 11, 2023

Course Authors

Tommy Stephens

Woodstock, GA
Partner, 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. 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.

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Overview

We’re all familiar with PDF documents. However, it’s safe to say that most professionals use only a tiny fraction of their features. This circumstance is unfortunate, considering all you can do with PDF documents. Therefore, isn’t it time to take another look at PDF documents and all you can do with them?

Participate in this session to learn more about PDFs and how and why they should be a cornerstone technology in most organizations. Collaboration options, long-term storage and archival, and fillable forms are just a few features you will learn about in this session. This session is for you if you’re ready to elevate your PDF productivity!

Course Details

  • Understanding the Portable Document Format
  • Identifying tools you can use to work with PDFs
  • Collaborating using PDFs
  • Creating, distributing, and collecting fillable PDF forms
  • Using PDFs to enhance security

  1. Differentiate between PDF options available from Adobe
  2. List at least two ways you can use PDFs in collaborative environments
  3. Identify critical steps in the process used to create fillable PDF forms
  4. List examples of PDF software vendors

Intended Audience — Business professionals seeking to enhance their understanding of PDFs

Advanced Preparation — None

Field of Study — Computer Software and Applications

Credits — 2 Credits

IRS Program Number

Published Date – August 11, 2023

Revision Date – August 11, 2023

Course Authors

Tommy Stephens

Woodstock, GA
Partner, 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. 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.

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