HOCK Blog

Stay Up To Date

Receive the latest HOCK news, exam updates, and study tips.

By Category

Blog - HOCK News

HOCK News

Blog - From Brian's Desk

From Brian's Desk

Blog - Study Tips

Study Tips

Blog - CMA Exam News and Updates

CMA Exam

Blog - CIA Exam News and Updates

CIA Exam

Our Recent Posts

The Right Certification for Your Future

A wooden bat The last year that I played Little League Baseball as a child, probably about 15 years old, I had a favorite bat. This bat was a wooden bat, and it made me unusual because most of my teammates used an aluminum bat. As I remember it, I played well that season, but…
Read More

Approach Your Exams Like a Buffalo

Approach Your Exams Like a Buffalo The Rocky Mountains go through the state of Colorado and big mountain storms come down from the mountains and head east into the Great Plains of the United States. While many animals live in the Great Plains, it is the cows and the buffalo that we are interested in.…
Read More

CMA Textbook Updates October 2021

The CMA Parts 1 and 2 Textbooks have been updated, and the new files are available for current students to download in My Studies. These books reflect HOCK’s ongoing commitment to providing the most complete and understandable materials and are not due to a change in the syllabus. There are no major changes to detail…
Read More

HOCK PassMap 2.0 for CIA with new interface and bite-sized study units

HOCK is pleased to announce the release of PassMap 2.0 for CIA Parts 1, 2, and 3. PassMap 2.0 includes: Shorter study units that cover only one topic each and include a study time estimate. A resume feature that takes you right to where you left off. A Resources section with all of the information…
Read More

CMA Part 2 Textbook Update July 2021

The CMA Part 2 Textbook has been updated, and the new files are available for current students to download in My Studies. Sections B and C were re-organized and streamlined to remove a number of topics in order to bring the textbook more in line with how topics are being tested on the exam. While…
Read More

CIA Part 1 Textbook Update July 2021

The CIA Part 1 Textbook has been updated, and the new files are available for current students to download in My Studies. The significant changes are listed below including page numbers in the new July 2021 book. Section I Added Board Approval and Communication of Charter to B. The Internal Audit Charter, page 14. Additional…
Read More

Ready to Advance Your Career?

Life is Busy. Let Us Help.

Whether you have time restraints or money concerns, we offer the payment plans, deals, and study materials to help you pass your CMA or CIA exams. If you don't pass, we also offer a HOCK's exclusive "You Pass Or We Pay" Guarantee.