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Lutz Announces 2019 Lutz Learning Live Schedule

Lutz, a Nebraska-based business solutions firm, is excited to announce its 2019 Lutz Learning Live seminar schedule! Lutz Learning Live is a series of free educational programs that offer up-to-date information on a wide range of topics. Presentations vary in length but will allow time at the end for Q&A. Most presentations offer the possibility for CPE credit as well. Below is a list of current dates for 2019:

 

February 6 | Intro to Artificial Intelligence | Omaha + Webinar

The market for artificial intelligence (AI) technologies is flourishing. Beyond the hype and the heightened media attention, the numerous startups and the internet giant’s racing to acquire them, there is a significant increase in investment and adoption by enterprises. Scott Kroeger will lead this seminar, offering an introduction to Artificial Intelligence. The presentation will provide a practical understanding of AI core concepts.

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March 6 | Lutz Financial: Best Practices for Plan Fiduciaries | Webinar

Are you offering a competitive retirement plan? In this webinar, Chris Wagner of Lutz Financial will cover the step by step process for making fiduciary decisions and administering a prudent retirement plan, as well as discuss current hot topics in the Finance Industry.

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March 13 | Artificial Intelligence + IT Hot Topics | Hastings

The market for artificial intelligence (AI) technologies is flourishing. Beyond the hype and the heightened media attention, the numerous startups and the internet giant’s racing to acquire them, there is a significant increase in investment and adoption by enterprises. Scott Kroeger will lead this session, offering an introduction to Artificial Intelligence. The presentation will provide a practical understanding of AI core concepts.  In addition, Neil Wardyn will dive into IT Hot Topics including wireless and mobile security, networking, infrastructure, the cloud, and more!

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March 13 | Artificial Intelligence + IT Hot Topics | Grand Island

The market for artificial intelligence (AI) technologies is flourishing. Beyond the hype and the heightened media attention, the numerous startups and the internet giant’s racing to acquire them, there is a significant increase in investment and adoption by enterprises. Scott Kroeger will lead this session, offering an introduction to Artificial Intelligence. The presentation will provide a practical understanding of AI core concepts, including. In addition, Neil Wardyn will dive into IT Hot Topics including wireless and mobile security, networking, infrastructure, the cloud, and more!

LEARN MORE!

 

April 3 | Human Resource Management in a Changing Environment + Permanent Benefits of Temporary Staffing | Omaha + Webinar

On the most basic level, HR is involved in recruiting, hiring, benefits, compensation, training, employee relations, terminations – just about anything that involves employees and their work lives. In this seminar, Stephanie Hand will cover Human Resource Management in an ever-changing environment. In the second half of our seminar, Chris Bouchard of Lutz Talent, will discuss the benefits of hiring temporary staff, as well as some downfalls that can lead to a less-than-ideal experience for both parties. Chris will cover the right way and a wrong way to go about temp workers including the screening process and “to-do’s” once the temporary employee is hired.

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May 8 | Human Resource Management in a Changing Environment + Permanent Benefits of Temporary Staffing | Hastings

On the most basic level, HR is involved in recruiting, hiring, benefits, compensation, training, employee relations, terminations – just about anything that involves employees and their work lives. In this seminar, Stephanie Hand and Sheana Smith will cover Human Resource Management in an ever-changing environment. In the second half of our seminar, Chris Bouchard of Lutz Talent, will discuss the benefits of hiring temporary staff, as well as some downfalls that can lead to a less-than-ideal experience for both parties. Chris will cover the right way and a wrong way to go about temp workers including the screening process and “to-do’s” once the temporary employee is hired.

LEARN MORE! 

 

May 8 | Human Resource Management in a Changing Environment + Permanent Benefits of Temporary Staffing | Grand Island

On the most basic level, HR is involved in recruiting, hiring, benefits, compensation, training, employee relations, terminations – just about anything that involves employees and their work lives. In this seminar, Stephanie Hand and Sheana Smith will cover Human Resource Management in an ever-changing environment. In the second half of our seminar, Chris Bouchard of Lutz Talent, will discuss the benefits of hiring temporary staff, as well as some downfalls that can lead to a less-than-ideal experience for both parties. Chris will cover the right way and a wrong way to go about temp workers including the screening process and “to-do’s” once the temporary employee is hired.

LEARN MORE!

 

June 5 | Workshop: QuickBooks Bootcamp | Omaha + Webinar

Getting up to speed on QuickBooks Desktop can be challenging if you’re just getting started. This software is popular because of its ease of use, but it is also one of the most comprehensive accounting software packages on the market. In this “Case Study” focused workshop, Susie Krause, Amanda Harpster, and Lauren Harris will offer strategies and best practice solutions to real-world examples that will help you use QuickBooks more efficiently and effectively.

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July 10 | Workshop: QuickBooks Bootcamp | Hastings

Getting up to speed on QuickBooks Desktop can be challenging if you’re just getting started. This software is popular because of its ease of use, but it is also one of the most comprehensive accounting software packages on the market. In this “Case Study” focused workshop, Susie Krause and Amanda Harpster will offer strategies and best practice solutions to real-world examples that will help you use QuickBooks more efficiently and effectively.

LEARN MORE!

 

July 10 | Workshop: QuickBooks Bootcamp | Grand Island

Getting up to speed on QuickBooks Desktop can be challenging if you’re just getting started. This software is popular because of its ease of use, but it is also one of the most comprehensive accounting software packages on the market. In this “Case Study” focused workshop, Susie Krause and Amanda Harpster will offer strategies and best practice solutions to real-world examples that will help you use QuickBooks more efficiently and effectively.

LEARN MORE!

 

August 7 | How to Increase the Value of Your Company + Estate Planning | Omaha + Webinar

It is important to understand that the value of your business today, is only relevant to the extent that it serves as a starting point of your transition plan. Today’s value may bear little resemblance to the value of the business when you are ready to enter into a sale transaction. In this seminar, Scott Carrico and Ryan McGregor will discuss multiple long and short term strategies to help prepare your business for success and a potential greater value.  

Most people know the importance of the basic estate planning elements, and may even have some or all of them implemented. But like everything in life, change happens, and updates will be necessary to some, if not all, of these documents. In the second half of the seminar, Tyler Bartruff will discuss the most common mistakes found in estate planning.

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September 11 | How to Increase the Value of Your Company + Estate Planning | Hastings

It is important to understand that the value of your business today, is only relevant to the extent that it serves as a starting point of your transition plan. Today’s value may bear little resemblance to the value of the business when you are ready to enter into a sale transaction. In this seminar, Ryan Cook and Ashley Englund will discuss multiple long and short term strategies to help prepare your business for success and a potential greater value.  

Most people know the importance of the basic estate planning elements, and may even have some or all of them implemented. But like everything in life, change happens, and updates will be necessary to some, if not all, of these documents. In the second half of the seminar, Tyler Bartruff will discuss the most common mistakes found in estate planning.

LEARN MORE!

 

September 11 | How to Increase the Value of Your Company + Estate Planning | Grand Island

It is important to understand that the value of your business today, is only relevant to the extent that it serves as a starting point of your transition plan. Today’s value may bear little resemblance to the value of the business when you are ready to enter into a sale transaction. In this seminar, Ryan Cook and Ashley Englund will discuss multiple long and short term strategies to help prepare your business for success and a potential greater value.  

Most people know the importance of the basic estate planning elements, and may even have some or all of them implemented. But like everything in life, change happens, and updates will be necessary to some, if not all, of these documents. In the second half of the seminar, Tyler Bartruff will discuss the most common mistakes found in estate planning.

LEARN MORE!

 

October 2 | Workshop: Financial Statements 101 + How to Read and Use Your Balance Sheet | Omaha + Webinar

Your balance sheet details your assets, liabilities, and owners’ equity, as well as provides a snapshot of your financial status. Data pulled from your financial statement can be used to calculate the basic financial ratios and track individual or company performance. In this interactive workshop, Taylor Pugh and Aimee Trumbull will take participants through the basics of understanding and using a business financial statement, teach you how to read a balance sheet, and offer tips on utilizing the data to better evaluate your business financials and focus on growth.

LEARN MORE!

 

November 6 | Workshop: Financial Statements 101 + How to Read and Use Your Balance Sheet | Hastings

Your balance sheet details your assets, liabilities, and owners’ equity, as well as provides a snapshot of your financial status. Data pulled from your financial statement can be used to calculate the basic financial ratios and track individual or company performance. In this interactive workshop, Taylor Pugh and Aimee Trumbull will take participants through the basics of understanding and using a business financial statement, teach you how to read a balance sheet, and offer tips on utilizing the data to better evaluate your business financials and focus on growth.

LEARN MORE!

 

November 6 | Workshop: Financial Statements 101 + How to Read and Use Your Balance Sheet | Grand Island

Your balance sheet details your assets, liabilities, and owners’ equity, as well as provides a snapshot of your financial status. Data pulled from your financial statement can be used to calculate the basic financial ratios and track individual or company performance. In this interactive workshop, Taylor Pugh and Aimee Trumbull will take participants through the basics of understanding and using a business financial statement, teach you how to read a balance sheet, and offer tips on utilizing the data to better evaluate your business financials and focus on growth.

LEARN MORE!

 

November 20 | New Sales Tax Collection & Reporting Requirements Update | Webinar

With 7,500 different tax jurisdictions in the United States alone, it’s easy to understand why our sales & use tax laws are considered among the most complicated in the world. In this presentation, Stacy Watson and Lindsay Rouse will discuss sales tax collection and reporting requirements, as well as cover the changes in 2019.

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December 4 | Tax Update | Omaha + Webinar

Though there aren’t many days left in 2019, you still have time for a quick review of your financial situation. Join us for a seminar led by Joe Donovan, Steve Nebbia, and Justin Korth that will cover current tax law updates as well as general year-end planning ideas.

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December 4 | Tax Update | Hastings

Though there aren’t many days left in 2019, you still have time for a quick review of your financial situation. Join us for a seminar led by Jeremy Evans, Mark DeDiana, and Curtis Thompson that will cover current tax law updates as well as general year-end planning ideas.

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December 4 | Tax Update | Grand Island

Though there aren’t many days left in 2019, you still have time for a quick review of your financial situation. Join us for a seminar led by Jerad Knott, Shane Stava, and Jenna Grenier that will cover current tax law updates as well as general year-end planning ideas.

LEARN MORE!

 

For more information, or to register to attend, visit www.lutz.us/lutz-events. Join us and let Lutz help you mind what matters!

 

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