Thursday, November 30

1:30 pm–3:00 pm

Better Than a Diameter Tape in Your Pocket: Tech Tools to Change Your Day

You’d never leave your diameter tape at home when you go out to the field for a project. Do you know that your smart device is actually your most valuable tool? From the time you wake up to the time you go to bed, your smart device should be working for you to make your life easier and your business more profitable.  This fast-moving session takes you hour by hour through a day in the life of a tech-savvy Consulting Arborist. You'll learn how a professional solves a security crisis before 10 am, learns to make more of a lunch hour with an extra set of virtual hands, saves money on software before the staff meeting, and brings the team together online before the day is done.

  • Understand how technology fits into every part of your day.
  • Learn about technology systems that streamline projects and tasks.
  • Discover dozens of free and bargain apps and online tools that put the ideas from the
    conference into action!

This may be the most critical session of the conference to move your business forward!

Beth Ziesenis
Your Nerdy Best Friend
San Diego, California

Although the only real trophy she ever won was for making perfect French fries at McDonald's in high school, Beth Ziensis has been featured on best speaker lists by Meetings & Conventions magazine and Meetings Net. Since owning her first Commodore 64 computer, Beth has made a verb out of the word nerd. She helps computer users all over the country filter through thousands of apps, gadgets, widgets, and doodads to find the perfect free and bargain technology tools for business and personal use through presentations and her books, including the latest title, Nerd Know-How: The 27+ Best Apps for Work and How to Use ‘Em , available on