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CPA Exam Offers Quicker Retesting Schedule

Aug 29, 2019
The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy's board of directors recently approved changes as to when and how candidates can sit for the CPA Exam. Check out this adjustment and review some other recent updates.
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CPA Exam, Licensing Among Factors Affected by Emerging Technology

Aug 23, 2019
For individuals just entering the profession, advancements in technology will affect more than just work assignments. These breakthroughs will bring changes to CPA licensing as well as alterations to the CPA Exam.
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CPAs: Tailor Your Support of Exam Takers to Their Needs

Jun 19, 2019
People seeking to pass the CPA Exam must plan up front with the end in mind, but they also need support, encouragement, and sometimes someone to hold them accountable. But each plan is unique. Partners, managers, and coworkers need to tailor their support to each exam taker's personal journey toward success.
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Self-Care Is Essential for CPA Exam Readiness

May 14, 2019
To effectively take the CPA Exam, you need more than just what you have learned. You must also be ready mentally and physically. Patricia Hartman, director of client services for the National Association of State Board of Accountancy, discusses steps exam candidates should take as they prepare for the rigors of exam day.
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Three Study Tips to Help Prepare for the CPA Exam

May 7, 2019
Preparing for the CPA Exam can be a cumbersome process. Hear from one successful test taker about her three main study tips for before taking the CPA Exam.
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