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Published by
The K2 Enterprises Team
JUNE 2010
In this month's K2 Tech Update we take an in-depth look at the latest release of Microsoft Office, just made available to the public on June 15th.

You'll also find technology tips for Excel
, QuickBooks, and Word along with news about Copanion, CRM, and Thomson Reuters. Check out the course spotlights, focused on work-flow automation, Office 2007, and QuickBooks.

We hope you find this issue timely, relevant, and useful.
  If you have topics you'd like us to cover here in the coming months, let us know.

The K2 Team
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Creating Workspaces In Excel

We use the term workspace in many different contexts in today's computing lexicon. One such way we use this term is to refer to a grouping of Excel workbooks that we can open with a single command. A workspace in Excel is a file that memorizes the current layout of all open windows and workbooks.


Using QuickBook's
Toggle Feature

Users of QuickBooks: Premier Accountant Edition 2010 and QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions 10.0 Accountant Edition have a feature that makes supporting users on other editions of QuickBooks as simple as a single mouse click.

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Taking Charge of
Word's Full Screen Reading Layout

In default, Word's Full Screen Reading Layout is of little use to most accounting, financial, and business professionals. However, by changing an option to change the layout to a Page view, the Full Screen Reading Layout becomes a fantastic feature, particulary when reading or reviewing lengthy documents.


ArticleiconOffice 2010 Now Available To All

Newest Release Was Made Available To The Public On June 15

Microsoft Office 2010, the newest release to Microsoft's desktop productivity suite of software, became available to the public on June 15, completing an extended introduction to the market that lasted two months. Office 2010 retains the look and feel of Office 2007 and adds functionality in several key areas for accounting, financial, and other business professionals.

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icon_newsCopanion Integrates with ProSystem fx Tax and UltraTax CS

Copanion announced that its paperless tax workflow application, GruntWorx Populate, now integrates with CCH's ProSystem fx Tax and Thomson Reuter's UltraTax CS. GruntWorx Populate identifies, organizes, and labels scanned tax forms into a single bookmarked PDF file and then extracts relevant tax data to populate individual tax returns automatically.

icon_newsResults CRM QuickBooks Integration Receives High Marks from Intuit

Results QBI receives 9.75 out of 10 - the highest rating for any similar CRM system

Results Software recently submitted their Results CRM system, with its bi-directional QuickBooks Integration, to Intuit for review. As a Gold-Certified Intuit Application Developer, Results was confident that their CRM and QuickBooks Integration would score well.  They were extremely pleased to learn that they received an unprecedented 9.75 rating, the highest rating for any similar CRM system.

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icon_newsThomson Reuters Unveils Accounting CS Platform

Accounting CS Offers Workflow And Collaboration Features

On May 24, the Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters announced the launch of its Accounting CS platform. Accounting CS takes a new approach to professional accounting software by combining write-up, live and after-the-fact payroll, trial balance, financial reporting, and client accounting into a single unified platform.
New for 2010

icon-spotlightAutomating Workflow to Improve Control and Profitability

Is your organization's internal control structure as sound as it should be? Does your organization's profitability meet or exceed expectations? Are tasks and projects always completed on time? If your answer to any of these questions is "no," then you are a likely candidate for automating workflow to improve control and profitability, and this seminar is the starting point in that process.

New for 2010

icon-spotlightMoving to Office 2007/2010: A Road Map for Success

The newest versions of Microsoft Office are substantially different in many respects from their predecessors; a radically new user interface coupled with new file formats means that the transition can be a rough one, but it does not have to be that way. If you have recently upgraded to Office 2007 or Office 2010 or plan to do so this year, take steps now to ensure that the move is a smooth one for you and your team by attending this half-day seminar.

icon-spotlightQuickBooks Advanced Features, Tools, and Techniques

This advanced course is designed for those who are experienced with QuickBooks and who are looking for insight on how to deal with the more difficult issues that advanced users often face.  The course includes coverage of techniques and features of which even advanced users are often not aware as well as useful workarounds for common problems.


Continuing Professional Education
for Accountants and Financial Professionals

K2 Enterprises offers continuing professional education seminars and conference sessions to accounting and finance professionals throughout the U.S.  

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