There are countless Audit courses, tutorials, articles available online, but for some, having a book is still a necessity to learn. This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.
A successful internal audit program is essential to the success of any management system. A successful internal audit program also requires successful auditors. Auditing isn’t taught in school and doesn’t always come easily to those just starting out. Fortunately, bestselling author Craig Cochran has distilled down the essential elements of a successful internal audit program into plain English that anyone can understand.Just as he did with his bestselling ISO 9001:2015 in Plain English book, Cochran has written a comprehensive yet easily understandable guide to internal…
2. Auditing For Dummies (2010)
Want to be an auditor and need to hone your investigating skills? Look no further. This friendly guide gives you an easy-to-understand explanation of auditing — from gathering financial statements and accounting information to analyzing a client’s financial position. Packed with examples, it gives you everything you need to ace an auditing course and begin a career today….
Auditing can be a scary concept to people studying accounting and finance, but it doesn’t have to be. Many people are scared by the idea of having to make sure that somebody else is doing things correctly, especially in such a high-pressure environment as the tumultuous world of business.What can help you, though, is having someone clearly and concisely explain everything you need to know about the topic. That’s what this book aims to do. Over the course of this book, you’re going to learn a whole lot about many different topics: from risk assessment to the different types of audits, all the way to how to perform all of them and file a…
4. Yukon Audit: A C.E. Brody Novel (2015)
WINNER— BEST THRILLER—2016 INDIE BOOK AWARDS The Yukon. Land of the midnight sun and the Klondike gold rush. Wilderness and wildlife, rivers and lakes, mountains and glaciers. As mystical a place as there is on earth. The Yukon’s also a great place to launder illicit cash with a gold mine. And organized crime knows it. C.E. Brody is a man of the world but prefers life in a cabin on the Yukon River. For a living he flies an ancient float plane and runs a highway repair shop. Single, fiercely independent, a champion for the little guy, Brody loves his dogs and plane, hates cops and phones, and cooks a great meal for two….
How the Brain Goes Through Decision-Making: Do you often wonder what your customer is thinking? Don’t leave the thought process to chance and let that customer walk away. Your customers don’t want to walk away. They want to buy from you. So how does the brain make decisions? And what causes it to get confused? The Brain Audit shows you how the customer takes decisions. And what you need to put in place, so that the customer feels happy to buy products or services from you. The Brain Audit isn’t about persuasion or any mind tricks. Instead it shows…
In this time of changing demographics and increased diversity, many teachers find that existing strategies to promote equity are only successful with some of the students in their classes….
If you’ve heard about equity audits but aren’t really sure how to use them in your school, you are not alone. This resource, written by w…
8. Audit Guide: Audit Sampling (2017)
Considered the industry-standard resource and updated as of March 1, 2014, the Audit Sampling Guide summarizes applicable requirements and practices, and delivers “how-to” advice to help auditors apply nonstatistical and statistical sampling. The guide includes case studies illustrating the use of different sampling methods, including classical variables sampling and monetary unit sampling, in real world situations. New in 2014, a detailed case study of the application of classical variables sampling with the use of software has been included as an appendix. The…
9. Auditing and Accounting Guide: Not-for-Profit Entities, 2019 (AICPA Audit and Accounting Guide) (2019)
From financial reporting to revenue recognition to grants and contracts, you have a lot going on in the not-for-profit financial arena right now. Whether you’re already an expert in NFP audit and accounting standards or just getting started, we’ve got the practical guidance you need. This must-have resource for nonprofits accounting and auditing professionals is an essential reference which will assist you with the unique aspects of accounting and financial statement preparation and auditing for not-for-profit entities. The 2019 guide will help you do the…
Need a quick-reference audit guide? This is it. Charles walks you from the beginning of the audit process all the way to the end, an excellent plain-English guide. This is a great how-to, hands-on guide that will help you conduct a quality audit and provide value to your clients. Go over a chapter a week with your audit team. The book provides the why and how behind your audit programs and workpapers. Thanks, Charles for clarifying what’s important in an audit. Recommended reading for any auditor level. Do you ever feel trapped by an audit? Like you can’t finish. It started so well, but somewhere along the way, something went…
SAP SE is a multinational software corporation that makes enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations; their primary product is SAP ERP Central Component (known as ECC, but previously named SAP® R/3). This technical reference guide on security and audit of SAP ERP covers the introduction to strategic risk management in an ERP environment, and SAP ERP-specific security and auditing techniques that are unique to SAP ERP. Security, Audit and Control Features SAP® ERP, 4th Edition provides practical guidance for all stakeholders involved in the SAP enterprise resource…
12. Alpine Cupcakes Audit Case (2017)
Paperback Publisher: Cambridge Business Publishers (January 1, 2017) ISBN-10: 1618530739 ISBN-13: 978-1618530738 Package Dimensions: 10.7 x 8.4 x 0.5 inches Shipping Weight: 15.5 ounces Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #916,277 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
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Community Equity Audits: Communities and Schools Working Together to Eliminate the Opportunity Gap
Author(s): Kathryn Bell McKenzie, J. Martyn Gunn, Talitha Agan, Campbell John Bullock, Amelia Herrera-Evans
Publisher: Corwin, Year: 4 Dec 2019, Size: 11 Mb, Download: epub
The future of auditing
Author(s): Hay, David
Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
The Future Of Auditing
Author(s): David Hay
Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2020, Size: 783 Kb, Download: pdf
IT Auditing Using Controls to Protect Information Assets
Author(s): Mike Kegerreis,Mike Schiller,Chris Davis
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education, Year: 2020, Size: 29 Mb, Download: epub
Quality of Internal Auditing in the Public Sector: Perspectives from the Bulgarian and International Context
Author(s): Plamena Nedyalkova
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
SEO 2020: Actionable, Hands-on SEO, Including a Full Site Audit (Webmaster Series Book 1)
Author(s): Williams, Dr. Andy
Publisher: , Year: 2020, Size: 12 Mb, Download: pdf
The SEO Book: Search Engine Optimization 2020, Free SEO Audit incl., Way to Nr. 1, SEO and SEM
Author(s): Tobias, Ebner; Granitza, Levin
Publisher: , Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
Corporate Governance: A Pragmatic Guide for Auditors, Directors, Investors, and Accountants
Author(s): Vasant Raval
Publisher: Auerbach Publications, Year: 2020, Size: 7 Mb, Download: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not final. Some books are truly chart-busters according to Washington Post, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.