Spreadsheets in Excel are part of every organization's arsenal and are utilized by practically every employee who analyzes data or develops financial models. Excel is a fluid, intuitive, flexible and cost effective way to analyze the information in businesses on a day-to-day basis.
Spreadsheets often have errors in formulae or in data entry costing the organization in terms of loss of productivity as well as increased audit costs. Spreadsheet errors can also cost your organization business revenues and potentially lead to non-compliance with regulations. Avoid these spreadsheet risks and the consequent loss to your organization by learning the techniques needed to conduct a thorough Excel audit.
In this session Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA shares forensic techniques for verifying any Excel workbook. This audio conference focuses on Excel's formula auditing and error checking tools, as well as techniques you can use to verify which cells contain formulas versus values. You'll even discover techniques for accessing password protected workbooks.
David will teach from primarily from Excel 2010, but will demonstrate Excel 2013's new features where different from Excel 2010, as well as disclose the differences from Excel 2007. Excel 2003 will only be covered if questions are raised by the audience.
Who should attend
Practitioners who review spreadsheets created by others, or who wish to improve the integrity of their own spreadsheets
David Ringstrom CPA
David H. Ringstrom, CPA, is an author and nationally recognized instructor who teaches scores of webinars each year. His Excel courses are based on over 25 years of consulting and teaching experience. David’s mantra is “Either you work Excel, or it works you,” so he focuses on what he sees users don’t, but shou... More info