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Webinar Recording

2018 Expense Management Trends and Benchmarks

Date: Monday, July 23, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
In 2018, companies are continuing to face challenges when it comes to managing costs, improving visibility into spending, and ensuring compliance with their organization’s T&E policy. Additional complexity is introduced when manual processes are used for expense reporting. To streamline the process and improve visibility and control, many organizations are leveraging automation.
This webinar will cover today’s top business travel trends and expense management strategies. We’ll focus on several topics, including:
Annual T&E expense spending trends and benchmarks by category
Best practices for improving policy compliance rates and controlling T&E spending and processing costs
Strategies to simplify expense management and keep spending in check
What to look for in an automated expense reporting system

Speakers

Lynn Fountain, CPA, CGMA, CRMA, MBA
Lynn Fountain
CPA, CGMA, CRMA, MBA
Lynn Fountain has over 35 plus years of experience spanning public accounting, corporate accounting and consulting. She is a subject matter expert in multiple fields including accounting, internal audit, ethics, fraud evaluations, Sarbanes-Oxley, enterprise risk management, governance, financial management and compliance.

Ms. Fountain has held two executive positions for international companies and now engages in her own consulting and training work. She is a highly sought after international trainer, author and consultant. Ms. Fountain is the author of three separate technical books including: “Raise the Red Flag – The Internal Auditors Guide to Fraud Evaluations”; “Leading the Internal Audit Function” and “Ethics and the Internal Auditor’s Dilemma”. In addition, Ms. Fountain is a frequent blogger on the LinkedIn platform and has also had numerous articles published in professional and technical publications.

Ms. Fountain has performed as an adjunct instructor for the School of Business for the School of Business at the University of Kansas. She obtained her BSBA from Pittsburg State University and her MBA from Washburn University in Kansas. She has her CPA, CGMA, CRMA credentials.
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo, Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo
Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Jess is the Content Manager for Argyle Executive Forum’s growing CFO virtual division. In her current role, Jess is responsible for the creation and implementation of virtual event themes, overviews, and working with speakers and partners to create engaging and timely content. Prior to joining Argyle, Jess got her start in audience development and marketing with NewBay Media. A graduate of Gettysburg College, and a New Jersey native, Jess currently resides in Hoboken.

Sponsor

Event Sponsor Certify
Certify - Certify is an easy-to-use, web-based expense management solution companies of every size. Certify makes expense reporting easy, with mobile receipt capture and automated expense report creation for the employee, a simple approval process for the manager, and streamlined processing and reimbursement process for the accountant.

Continuing Education Information

Certified Public Accountant

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 CPE Credit
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
  • Program Level
    Basic
  • Prerequisites
    No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
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Continuing Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 Hour
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
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Certified Management Accountant

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 CE Credit
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
  • Program Level
    Basic
  • Prerequisites
    No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
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