How to Make the Exam a Priority

Date: Tuesday, July 07, 2020
Time: 02:00 PM ET / 01:00 PM CT / 12:00 PM MT / 11:00 AM PT [Prevailing Time]
Presenter(s): Paul Wiese, Vice-President, Strategic Partnerships, Surgent
Objective: Participants will understand how to explain current content on the CPA Exam and how to effectively solve both multiple choice and simulations while understanding the psychological components (and how they affect people) related to preparing and sitting for the exam. Participants will also be brought up to speed on recent changes to the exam process related to the COVID-19 dilemma and how to make the exam a priority.
Field of Study: Business Management & Organization
Program Level: Basic
CPE Credit: 1 Credit Hour

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
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Course Description
For the CPA firm, preparing staff for the CPA Exam goes beyond just studying and content review. Join Paul Wiese for an informative 60-minute MAPCast to learn, How to Make the Exam a Priority, among COVID and other life stressors. This is NOT your typical CPA Exam presentation. Upon conclusion, participants will understand how to explain to staff and incoming recruits what the current content is on the CPA Exam and how to effectively solve both multiple choice and simulations while understanding the psychological components (and how they affect people) related to preparing and sitting for the exam. Participants will also be brought up to speed on recent changes to the exam process related to the COVID-19 dilemma and how to make the exam a priority when it seems everything else comes first.

Presenter Bio(s)
Paul Wiese serves as Vice-President of Strategic Partnerships for Surgent Professional Education, an innovative technology solutions provider for the accounting and finance profession. In this role, Paul oversees all Strategic Account Relationships globally. He has previously served as Director of Business Development for Roger CPA Review and in a regional management role with Becker Professional Education. Paul also serves on the International Board of Directors with Beta Alpha Psi, the international honors organization for accounting, finance, business analytics and digital technology students and professionals He also assists as a consultant and guest lecturer on a variety of accounting advisory, professional development panels and universities.

Cost
$25.00 for CPAFMA Members / $40.00 for Non-Members / Free for PAFMs

Delivery System

  • All programs will be delivered using Zoom. Participants must call the toll-free conference phone number to access the audio portion of the presentation. Participants’ phone lines are automatically muted upon connection to the call.
  • All participants should have Internet access and be in a private setting. For more than one participant per participant location, a quiet conference room with a large monitor/screen and speaker phone is suggested.
  • There will be assistance available to assist with procedural, downloading or connection issues 5 minutes prior to the start of the presentation.