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Four Steps for Making a Decision

By Yulia Hock | March 30, 2020

“Something needs to change, but what?” Does that sound familiar? Especially about your job? I have a friend who is in this situation right now. She works for a big company, has a good position, a nice salary, reasonable co-workers, and the office is close to home – everything seems to be perfect, except for…

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5 Common Mistakes that Exam Candidates Make Studying For an Exam

By Brian Hock

1. Not looking at sample materials before making a purchase We talk, email, and chat with a lot of exam candidates, and too often we hear from students who spent a lot of money – sometimes over $1,000 – on a competitor’s course only to find out that the materials are not easy to understand,…

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Video: Six Tips for Answering MCQs on the CMA Exams

By HOCK international

In this video, get six tips for answering multiple-choice questions on the CMA exams, including how to quickly eliminate answer choices and use clues from the question to determine the correct answer. For more information about the CMA exam scoring and grading including how many MCQs are not evaluated during the exam (and why) see…

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CPA Exam Considerations for Non-US Candidates

By Brian Hock

A US CPA license is the most widely recognized professional accounting certification in the world. However, that does not mean that it is always the best choice for accounting professionals outside of the United States. There are issues connected to the content of the Exam, eligibility, taking the Exam, getting your license, and the investment…

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5 Common Mistakes that Exam Candidates Make Studying For an Exam

By Brian Hock | March 23, 2020

1. Not looking at sample materials before making a purchase We talk, email, and chat with a lot of exam candidates, and too often we hear from students who spent a lot of money – sometimes over $1,000 – on a competitor’s course only to find out that the materials are not easy to understand,…

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CIA Part 3 Textbook Update March 2020

By HOCK international | March 19, 2020

Attention to all HOCK CIA students! The CIA Part 3 Textbook has been updated, and the new files are available for current students to download in My Studies. The one significant change is the addition of Auditing Smart Devices in Section II on pages 92-95. Candidates who have already studied Section II should download the…

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Study Tips: How to Study Segregation of Duties (Video)

By Brian Hock | March 16, 2020

In this video, HOCK international President Brian Hock offers some tips for how to study segregation of duties, a usually very difficult topic for CMA, CPA, and CIA exam candidates to master. Learn more about the HOCK study materials for the CMA, CPA, and CIA exams and see how HOCK can help you prepare to…

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Introducing the New CMA ExamSuccess Interface

By HOCK international | March 12, 2020

Dear CMA candidates, We are pleased to announce that we have updated the HOCK CMA ExamSuccess interface to be similar to the real Prometric CMA exam layout! So now when you are taking your CMA Mock Exams, you are checking your readiness, practicing time management, and getting used to the real CMA exam interface. Click…

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