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FAR October Webinar - BACK TO THE NEW NORMAL: Questions to Ask About the New Workplace

  • 06 Oct 2020
  • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
  • Webinar


  • All membership levels - Members Only
  • This is for nonprofit, non-member professionals only.

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BACK TO THE NEW NORMAL: Questions to Ask About the New Workplace

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 | 1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Presenter: Rene Shonerd, Vice President , Association Strategy, CIMATRI & Laura Armstrong Senior Consultant, CIMATRI    

Rene Shonerd is the Vice President, Association Strategy at CIMATRI, LLC, in Alexandria, VA. She is active in the association community and a past chair of the ASAE Technology Section. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Kent State University and a Master of Education from the University of Toledo. She is also a Certified Association Executive and President and CEO of Association Women Technology Champions.

Laura Armstrong, Senior Consultant, CIMATRI, has been in the association space for 20+ years, serving as head of IT for several associations before moving into the consulting arena, assisting associations with critical technology strategy issues and systems selections. Laura previously volunteered on the Programs committee for FAR. 

Description: With COVID, we are revamping how we accomplish our work.  Remote work will continue, we may return to an office workplace, or both. In this session, we will share a list of topics to help you plan for the new normal, including what to look for in your business continuity plan, how to inventory equipment, and how to revise your telecommuting policy and your remote access policy to match what is happening in the new workplace.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Learn what to consider on returning to the office/not returning to the office/both
  2. Learn what to consider in the revision of key policies related to the new workplace
  3. Learn how to prepare for the hybrid office long-term
  4. Learn how to bridge having both in-office and remote workers

This event has been reviewed for CPE and CAE. If you would like to receive your CPE or CAE for this event, please email hq@far-roundtable.org 

CPA:      Business Management & Organization – Non technical

CAE:      6. Administration, D. Facilities Mgmt., 2. Adopt policies and procedures to ensure the work environment is compliant

FAR is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual course for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.   Field of Study: TBD Program level is basic – update. There are no pre-requisites nor advanced preparation. It is Group-Live delivery method. Sponsor ID: 109395

FAR is a CAE Approved Provider. Program(s) will be evaluated monthly to meet the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. Every program that we offer which qualifies for CAE credit will clearly identify the number of CAE credits granted for full participation, and we will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies. For more information about the CAE credential or Approved Provider program, please visit www.asaecenter.org/cae.

For more information about this educational program, please contact the FAR office at: 1325 G Street NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20005 or email (hq@far-roundtable.org). 

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