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Distributed by Design - A New Way of Working

In this webcast you will learn a new distributed-by-design way of working which will introduce you to a set of practical tools and frameworks that can help your practice work more effectively and create new business models to thrive in a decentralized world.

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NASBA Field of Study

Business Management and Organization



CPE Credits



Pascal Finette


3 months

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Distributed by Design - A Primer

COVID-19 forced businesses globally into a new reality marked by heightened volatility and rapid, systemic shifts. In our new reality the ability to work remotely started as just highly advantageous but then quickly became the norm. Increasing complexity and ambiguity require leaders and their organizations to dramatically accelerate their ability to learn, leading to the rise of new organizational structures.

During this webcast we will identify the changes in the environment which make a new, distributed-by-design way of working necessary and advantageous. We will also explore a set of practical tools and frameworks which allow you and your organization to thrive in this new world.

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Who Will Benefit
  • All CPAs
  • All public accounting firm staff
Key Topics
  • Remote work
  • Digital disruption
  • Emerging technologies
  • Future-forward
  • Small firms
  • Public Accounting firms
  • CPA
  • Virtual office
  • Tech stack
Learning Outcomes
  • Recognize the higher-order changes remote work forces upon businesses.
  • Identify the complexities required to operate in a highly ambiguous environment
  • Indicate the benefits of chaordic organizations and explore how the principles can help your organization to be future ready
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NASBA Field of Study
Business Management and Organization
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Pascal Finette
Pascal is the co-founder and enfant terrible at ‘be radical’ and Singularity University’s Chair for Entrepreneurship & Open Innovation. His work focuses on the intersection of technology, global impact, and culture; inspiring, educating and empowering entrepreneurs, corporate irritants and change makers to tackle the most intractable problems of our time. He has spent his career pushing the boundaries of technology and passionately believes it can profoundly impact the betterment of humankind. He got started on the net before there was a web browser, founded a series of technology startups, led eBay’s Platform Solutions Group in Europe, launched a consulting firm helping entrepreneurs with their strategy & operations, and invested into early-stage tech startups. Pascal led Mozilla’s Open Innovation Lab, created Mozilla’s accelerator program WebFWD, and headed up Mozilla’s Office of the Chair. As Principal at, he invested into social impact organizations around the globe. Most recently he built Singularity University’s startup programs including the SU Accelerator and Venture Fund. Further, he founded the nonprofit organizations Mentor for Good and The Coaching Fellowship; the “GyShiDo” (Get Your S%#& Done) movement and publishes the opinionated newsletter, “The Heretic”, which is read by tens of thousands of change-makers globally. He’s the author of the book “The Heretic – Daily Therapeutics for Entrepreneurs”, contributed to many bestselling business books including “The GuruBook” and “Revolution? Ja, Bitte!” and is currently working on a new book about the future of organizations and business models. Pascal is a globally renowned and acclaimed public speaker, covering topics from digitization, technology trends, organizational and cultural transformation, new business models, decentralized innovation, leadership, and entrepreneurship, in formats ranging from high-profile keynotes to workshops and executive roundtables. He is a frequent speaker and lecturer at several acclaimed universities and businesses schools around the world, including Berkeley Haas School of Business, Stanford University, London Business School, International Institute for Management Development (IMB), European School of Management and Technology (ESMT), HEC Paris, and ESADE. Further Pascal is a trained Co-Active executive coach working with clients on achieving their full leadership potential. Most of all – Pascal loves to work with changemakers who want to, and can, make things better. You can find his full bio on LinkedIn.

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