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Governmental auditing

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Based on the AICPA Competency Framework: Governmental Auditing, these learning resources are designed to help CPAs understand the knowledge and skills necessary to perform high-quality Single Audits, Yellow Book audits, and audits of state and local government financial statements. Resources include the most up-to-date information on the Uniform Guidance and recent GASB statements including GASB Statement No. 68 and GASB Statement No. 72.

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Government Auditing Standards and Single Audits - Audit Guide

An indispensable resource for auditors performing audits of financial statements in accordance with Government Auditing Standards (Yellow Book). This guide also...

Publication Single audit requirements Intermediate

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Recruiting a diverse workforce can be a challenge. This article discusses how the challenge can be overcome with a commitment to building relationships.

Article Team building Advanced

Frequent Frauds Found in Governments and Not-for-Profits

Illustrating common frauds that make headlines and damage the reputations of government and not-for-profit organizations, this CPE course will allow you to sharpen...

Course – Textbook Government financial statement audit Intermediate

The importance of killing projects

This article explores an often overlooked aspect of project management - ending the project.

Article Project management Intermediate

Two Soft Skills for Your Success: The Power of Persuasion + Managing Crucial Conversations

Join Deborah Shames and Sally Phillips for an exclusive CGMA webcast on procuring two key soft skills for your success.

Webcast Communication Intermediate

6 Ways to Up Your Networking Game

This blog post offers a few tips that will help you up your game, especially when meeting people at events or in large groups.

Article Communication Foundational

7 ways to reduce talent turnover

Happy employees are engaged, and engaged employees are better performers and less likely to switch jobs. This article offers suggestions to improve employee engagement.

Article Team building Intermediate

"Inconvenience Everybody Equally" and Other Management Tips

It takes special skills and practice to manage these global virtual interactions successfully. This blog post offers several tips to manage far-flung employees.

Article Team building Advanced

AICPA Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference (GAAC)

Aug 7-8, 2017 - Washington, DC - Attend the premier accounting and auditing update that covers federal (Washington, DC location only), state and local government...

Conference – Live Government financial statement audit Intermediate

AICPA Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference Online (GAAC Online)

August 7-8, 2017 - Live broadcast of the entire main conference is available this year from the AICPA National Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference...

Conference – Virtual,   Course – Online Government financial statement audit Intermediate

2017 State and Local Government Audit Planning Considerations

It is the time of year to plan your state and local government (SLG) financial statement audits. This session is an annual event that the GAQC holds to help you...

Webcast Strategy Foundational

9 tips for being more responsive to clients

This article discusses the importance of being receptive, available, and approachable to clients.

Article Communication Foundational