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Applying Professional Skepticism in an Audit

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    Applying Professional Skepticism in an Audit 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm ET Product #: VPSKEP18002
    Add to Calendar 06/01/2018 13:00:00 06/01/2018 17:00:00 America/New_York AICPA Webcast: Applying Professional Skepticism in an Audit
    This interactive webcast uses case studies to provide an overview of professional skepticism, including what it is and why it is important in audit engagements.
    Register at http://www.aicpastore.com/AuditAttest/PRDOVR~PC-VPSKEP/PC-VPSKEP.jsp AICPA noreply@aicpastore.com false MM/DD/YYYY AICPA WebEvent aiEQlNoFjzFNtMgVwmLn20911
    AICPA Member: $159.00
    Non-Member: $199.00
  • $159.00-$199.00
    Applying Professional Skepticism in an Audit 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm ET Product #: VPSKEP18003
    Add to Calendar 07/02/2018 13:00:00 07/02/2018 17:00:00 America/New_York AICPA Webcast: Applying Professional Skepticism in an Audit
    This interactive webcast uses case studies to provide an overview of professional skepticism, including what it is and why it is important in audit engagements.
    Register at http://www.aicpastore.com/AuditAttest/PRDOVR~PC-VPSKEP/PC-VPSKEP.jsp AICPA noreply@aicpastore.com false MM/DD/YYYY AICPA WebEvent aiEQlNoFjzFNtMgVwmLn20911
    AICPA Member: $159.00
    Non-Member: $199.00

Audit inspection reports have identified issues about the level and consistency of professional skepticism being applied in audits, in particular in areas that require high levels of professional judgment. Additionally, the complexity of transactions and markets continues to increase, requiring auditors and managers to use more professional judgment during audit engagements. Professional skepticism is influenced by personal behavioral traits as well as the knowledge level of the individuals undertaking the audit. This highly interactive webcast uses case studies to provide an overview of professional skepticism, including what it is and why it is important in audit engagements. The participant will gain knowledge about how to apply professional skepticism and techniques to enhance use of professional skepticism in their own practice.

Learning Objectives

When you complete this webcast, you will be able to:

  • Recall the importance of professional skepticism to auditing in today's complex environment.
  • Recognize concerns raised about the level of skepticism in audit performance and steps the profession is taking to address concerns.
  • Identify factors that influence an auditor's use of professional skepticism.
  • Apply techniques that help to enhance your application of professional skepticism in an audit.

Who Should Attend This Event?

  • Auditors of any level who would like to incorporate professional skepticism into their audits

Important Information on Your CPE Credit

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Group Viewing Option

Gather the team together and attend this webcast as a group. Each attendee will earn CPE Credit. Enter the number of attendees in the quantity box above.

Number of Attendees Non-Member Member

1 - 4

$199 $159

5 - 9

$179 $145

10 - 20

$169 $135

21 +

$159 $129

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Speaker Bio

Jennifer Elder
CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA

Jennifer Elder, CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA is a keynote speaker, trainer, and business coach dedicated to business transformation. For more than 20 years, she has been helping businesses by peeling back the layers of "administrivia" and finding the hidden strengths and core values that make you and your company awesome. Ms. Elder works with businesses to develop a compelling business strategy that is quick to implement that transforms your company from what you are now to what you have always wanted to be. Known for being energetic and enthusiastic, Ms. Elder has been delivering high-quality, customized training that make complicated topics easy to understand, relevant, and useful for years. She has conducted seminars for the Fortune 500, US Government, State CPA Societies, and CPA Firms in 33 states. Her sessions are highly interactive, full of discussion, and even entertaining. Ms. Elder received her BA from the University of Massachusetts and an MS in Organizational Management from Antioch University New England. She lives on her boat near Annapolis, Maryland.

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