Spreadsheet Risk – Can You Eliminate It?

Excel

Video

Spreadsheet Risk – Can You Eliminate It?

Speaker: Bryan Smith

  • Format

    Video

  • Level

    Basic

  • Duration

    100 min

This video focuses on ways to control and reduce the risk of spreadsheet errors. Learn about specific procedures that every organisation should implement when creating spreadsheets.

Learning outcomes

  • Eliminate risk in Excel spreadsheets
  • Develop design best practices for your organisation

£79.00 (CIMA members only)

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Product information

Overview

The risk exposure associated with spreadsheets can be enormous – perhaps one of the greatest risks that organisations face.

Anyone can create a spreadsheet with little to no knowledge of proper design techniques, which in turn leads to errors. This webcast focuses on ways to control and reduce the risk of spreadsheet errors.

It provides specific procedures that every organisation should implement when creating spreadsheets.

Topics discussed:

  • Structural design
  • Calculation formulas
  • Data inputs

Who should take this course?

  • Accounting and finance professionals

Professional development

All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Field of study: Computer science
Prerequisites:None
Programme level:Basic
Duration:100 min
Format:Video
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£79.00 (CIMA members only)

£99.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Speaker

  • Bryan Smith, CPA, CITP, CISA

    Bryan serves as a trusted adviser to CPAs in public accounting, as well as business and industry, on all aspects of information technology. Bryan’s expertise includes in-depth knowledge of paperless work flow solutions, the impact of technology on internal controls, strategic IT infrastructure design and information security best practices. As a nationally recognized author and presenter on information technology issues impacting CPAs, Bryan is passionate about the opportunities for CPAs to benefit from safe and secure computing.

    Qualifications and Experience:

    • Leadership role in IT consulting services for a top 10 and two top 100 firms over the past 25 years.
    • Nationally recognized speaker on technology issues impacting the CPA profession, with an emphasis on internal controls, disaster recovery planning and information security.
    • Specialized knowledge in project management systems
    • Charter member of the Masters of Science in Information Assurance (MISA), Walsh College, Troy, Michigan
    • Treasurer of the Microsoft Project Users Group - Michigan
    • Member of the AICPA CITP (Certified Information technology Professional) Credential Committee
    • Past Chair of the Michigan Association of CPAs Information
    • Technology Committee and Leadership Committee