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BDO National Training Conference

January 08, 2017
6:00 PM EST

Hilton Anatole
2201 N. Stemmons Fwy
Dallas, TX 75207
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Stephanie Tyler
(415) 490-3319
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January 8, 2017 - January 10, 2017

BDO USA, LLP invites you to an exclusive, invitation-only experience for key faculty contacts. BDO’s National Training Conferences are concurrently delivered multi-business line, level-specific training programs that blend technical, leadership and professional skills in the development of our professionals in serving our firm’s clients. You will have the opportunity to sit in on various training sessions, network with key BDO leadership, as well as the ~600 BDO attendees - and inherently learn more about BDO’s culture and core values. The programs each have a distinct targeted curriculum, yet also includes firm plenary sessions and cross-functional networking and evening events.  
 
Tax New Associate
Designed to provide Tax professionals with 0-1 year full time work experience with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform tax engagements in accordance with professional standards, regulations and BDO policies and procedures.
 
Tax Experienced Associate
Designed to enable Tax professionals with 1‐2 years full time work experience to further develop technical and leadership skills necessary to perform tax engagements in accordance with professional standards, regulations, and BDO policies and procedures.
 
Tax Reviewer
Designed for Tax professionals with 2‐5+ years full time work experience and will provide several elective tracks in all of BDO’s major tax practice areas.
 
Assurance New Associate
Designed to introduce newly hired Assurance associates to their role as auditor and provide them with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform audits with professional standards and BDO policies and procedures.

BDO Consulting New Associate
Designed for BDO Consulting New Associates to provide technical content tailored to participants’ educational needs and career development.
 
BDO Consulting New Senior
Designed for BDO Consulting New Seniors to provide technical content tailored to participants’ educational needs and career development.
 


Detailed Curricula by Program
 

Tax New Associate Tax Experienced Associate Tax Reviewer
Accounting Methods
Corporate Tax
Individual Tax
Partnership Tax
State and Local Tax
People Who Know You, Know BDO
Professionalism
Speak Up
Corporate Tax
Individual Tax
International Tax
Intro to ASC 740
Partnership Tax
A Day in the Life…
Business Writing
Seeking Feedback
Accounting Methods
ASC 740 (Track 1)
ASC 740 (Track 2)
Corporate Tax
Expat (STS)
International (CTS)
International (STS)
Partnerships (Track 1)
Partnerships (Track 2)
PCS
R&D and DPAD (STS)
SALT (STS)
S-Corp
Transfer Pricing (STS)
Managing Multiple Priorities
Coaching and Supervisory Skills
Driving Relationships
Intentional Delegation
Delivering Effective Feedback
Leadership Challenges
Executive Presence
Defeating Unconscious Bias
BDO Financial Concepts
Assurance New Associate BDO Consulting New Associate BDO Consulting New Senior
Role of the New Associate 
Introduction to APT
Audit Skepticism 
Data Gathering 
Auditing Cash 
Audit Approach 
Basic Audit Techniques 
Workpaper Techniques 
Auditing PP&E 
Auditing AP/Accrued Expenses 
Auditing Journal Entries 
Internal Controls I 
Speak Up
Professional Communications
People Who Know You, Know BDO
Applying Professional and Technical Skills in the Workplace
Case Study -
Case Study - Investigative Techniques
Understanding Expert Reports
Quality
Foundations for Success in BDO Consulting
Development Q&A
Introduction to Professional Communication Standards
Presentation Skills:  Speak-up
Unconscious Bias 
Networking as a Resource Tool
Applying Professional And Technical Skills In The Workplace
BDO Consulting Business Overview
Client Interview Skills
Introduction To Engagement Economics And Profitability
Understanding Expert Reports And Testimony
Advanced Presentation Skills
Coaching And Supervisory Skills