Mastering the first 30 days of client advisory
Mastering the first 30 days of client advisory
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Mastering the first 30 days of client advisory

Explore the steps that will ensure the first 30 days in your client advisory process are smooth, efficient and painless.


There is no period in your entire relationship with a client that is more important than the first 30 days. It is your best opportunity to create a lasting impression, set clear expectations, and lay the foundations of a streamlined experience for everyone involved. And this rings even more true for your advisory clients.

In this webinar, experts from LivePlan, Ignition, Intuit and Karbon are joining forces to outline what steps will ensure the first 30 days in your advisory process are streamlined, efficient and painless.

Register to learn:

  • How to progress through the key stages of kick-off, plan, model, build to advise within 30 days

  • An agenda and script for your first client kick off meeting

  • Steps to deliver a best-in-class client experience

  • What critical needs to address early on that will help you drive your client's business forward

  • Best practices for setting expectations and laying out the roadmap

  • How to integrate Ignition, LivePlan and Karbon to automate aspects of this process

If you cannot attend at this time, register to receive the recording.

Meet the speakers
  • Ian Vacin
    Ian VacinCo-Founder & Chief Partnerships Officer, Karbon

    Ian is passionate about helping businesses be as successful as possible in order to positively impact the small businesses they serve. With 25+ years' experience in technology & process improvement and 15+ years of leadership experience in the accounting industry at Karbon, Xero, and Intuit, Ian is a recognized expert, innovator, and teacher.

  • Kathy Gregory
    Kathy GregoryDirector, Strategic Development and Engagement, LivePlan

    Kathy has spent 25 years in business development, including financial forecasting, strategic planning, process development, project management, and mergers and acquisitions. She has worked in public and private, small to mid-size organizations doing business development, and strategic planning and implementation, working with executives, boards and their investors. Kathy developed the specialized program for Strategic Advisors at LivePlan.

  • Ryan Embree
    Ryan EmbreeHead of Partnerships (AMER), Ignition

    Ryan has spent the last four years working with Ignition, helping accounting firms embrace new technology and modernize their practices for success. He's worked for Ignition in Australia, UK, US, and recently relocated to Toronto to help open a new office.

  • Jim Buffington
    Jim BuffingtonAdvisory Services Leader, Intuit Accountants

    Jim’s passion is helping Tax & Accounting Professionals lead with planning and advisory services to help power prosperity for businesses & families. He is a CPA and was in public practice before joining Intuit. He now leads Intuit Tax Customer Council, supports E-file Security initiatives, and leads Advisory Services for Intuit Accountants, where he learns best practices from leading firms to share with the profession.