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Study Tip: Setting Aside Time for Effective and Efficient Studying

By Brian Hock | May 26, 2020

In this video, HOCK international President Brian Hock offers some tips for how to set up a study schedule for effective and efficient studying. Some of the suggestions discussed in the video include: Set aside time when studying is the only thing you do. Make studying a priority in your schedule. Study at a time…

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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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Blog: Professionalism

By HOCK international | May 9, 2013

The term “professional certification” is only two words, but it is difficult to describe what exactly it means. The second word is easy to understand – certification is recognition of an achievement. The difficulty in understanding what is meant by “professional certification” is in the first word – professional. One definition of professional is somebody…

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Brian Hock – CMA in Education Speech Video

By HOCK international | April 29, 2013

On April 17, Brian Hock spoke at the Cincinnati Chapter of the IMA. The topic of the speech was “CMA in Education”. Brian dicsusses the different types of education that the CMA Exam provides.

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