Author Archives: Adam Wade

So You Failed Part 1 of the CIA® Exam … Now What?

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It happens. Despite the countless hours spent studying, every year thousands of accountants fail to pass the CIA® exam. So, don’t worry if you did not receive the score you were hoping for on Part 1 of the exam, you’re not alone. With the right attitude and study materials, you’ll be well on your way…

Certified Internal Auditor® Career Paths & Possibilities

Are you an accounting professional or student thinking of internal auditing as a career? In the face of national and global regulatory changes, internal auditing as a profession is rapidly expanding in scope and in influence — and it offers Certified Internal Auditor® (CIA®) professionals a range of promising career paths.

5 Great CIA® Exam Study Hacks

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The Certified Internal Auditor® exam is challenging for even seasoned internal auditors. That’s because most auditors learn their craft piecemeal on the job, so may be unfamiliar with the methodologies used by the Institute of Internal Auditors. Here are a few hacks to help you efficiently prepare for the CIA exam …

Acing the CPA Exam in 3 Months

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Rebecca Wuorio, 23, graduated from the University of New Hampshire in May 2016. By the end of the summer, she had passed the CPA Exam. Here’s how she did it… Normally, most college students and recent grads try to enjoy the summer months–but not Rebecca. After completing her bachelor’s degree in business administration, with concentrations in…