As I add more posts to the series, I’ll update this list.
I created this series because:
1) I often get asked by new AND EXPERIENCED auditors how to do these tasks,
2) when I review workpapers, I realize too many auditors are not aware of these functions,
3) these functions can save you a lot of time, and
Also, I wanted to provide a list of simple analytics all in one place that you can use to explore your data.
Before You Analyze Data – an overview of population validation, data validation, and data profiling
How to Perform Population Validation – making sure your data is accurate and complete
More Advanced Topics
Auditor Struggles – a 4-part series describing how some auditors struggled with these principles in a real audit, plus some solutions.
Stay tuned. More to come…..