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2024 Data Analytics: Practical Insights for Today's Accountant

Total Credits: 2 including 2 Auditing - Technical

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ACPEN Industry Institute |  Accounting and Auditing
Chris Harper
Course Levels:
2 Hours
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.

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This session explores tools and techniques that can enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of client engagements and business processes using data analysis tools. We will introduce some of today’s popular and software tools and examine the AICPA’s Five-step approach to incorporating data analytics into public accounting engagements.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Apply new effective tools in business processes
  • Better understand how to use data analytics in public accounting engagements; Identify popular software packages that may be useful for accomplishing data analytics

Major Subjects
  • Explore new tools and client engagement techniques using data analytics; Introduction of popular software tools
  • Examine the AICPA’s Five-Step Approach to data analytics in an audit engagement

Course Materials


Chris Harper's Profile

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Chris has been serving the tax and accounting needs of individuals and closely-held businesses since 1998. As a frequent speaker, he has taught a variety of continuing education courses for several state CPA societies. Chris is frequently interviewed by media outlets on a variety of financial, tax, and accounting topics.


Mon, Aug 12, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:46pm EDT
Thu, Aug 29, 2024 - 01:00pm to 02:46pm EDT
Mon, Sep 09, 2024 - 03:00pm to 04:46pm EDT
Sat, Sep 21, 2024 - 05:00pm to 06:46pm EDT
Fri, Oct 11, 2024 - 09:00am to 10:46am EDT
Tue, Oct 29, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:46pm EDT
Mon, Nov 11, 2024 - 01:00pm to 02:46pm EST
Fri, Nov 22, 2024 - 03:00pm to 04:46pm EST
Tue, Dec 03, 2024 - 07:00pm to 08:46pm EST
Thu, Dec 12, 2024 - 09:00am to 10:46am EST
Fri, Dec 27, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:46pm EST
Sat, Jan 18, 2025 - 01:00pm to 02:46pm EST
Fri, Jan 31, 2025 - 03:00pm to 04:46pm EST
Tue, Feb 11, 2025 - 07:00pm to 08:46pm EST
Fri, Feb 21, 2025 - 09:00am to 10:46am EST
Fri, Mar 07, 2025 - 11:00am to 12:46pm EST
Fri, Mar 28, 2025 - 01:00pm to 02:46pm EDT
Wed, Apr 02, 2025 - 03:00pm to 04:46pm EDT
Thu, Apr 17, 2025 - 05:00pm to 06:46pm EDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Advanced Preparation None
Course Developer

Van Der Aa Tax Ed, LLC

Designed For CPAs in public practice or members in industry seeking to better understand how to use data analytics in an audit engagement
Yellow Book No
Original Recording Date 5/1/2024
Prerequisites Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Date Added to Catalog 3/12/2024

Additional Information

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Course Registration Requirements Online Registration
Instructional Delivery Method Group Internet Based
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Overall:      4.2

Total Reviews: 5