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Kimberly is a NINJA CPA blogger. Hiya NINJAs, Now that the holidays are behind me, I’ve started going to the library every evening after work to prepare for my AUD retake in January. This is the only place where I can remain focused without a lot of distractions. I’ve been abiding by the by reading my study materials while taking intense notes. I’m moving a lot slower through the chapters than I had planned, however. I want to be certain I’m reading for comprehension and not just to say I read the content. I’ve always been a slow reader. It’s an annoyance that has followed me from as far back as my teenage years. I remember being in class and the teacher would ask everyone to read a short story silently. When the teacher was ready to review the reading aloud, I was still attempting to finish up my reading. Whenever

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NINJA CPA Review

Kimberly is a NINJA CPA blogger. I sat for AUD last October and got a score that I dare not mention. Admittedly, I really struggled on the simulations and I know it was a direct result of not having a strong understanding of some key concepts. Needless to say, I was shocked and devastated because I am an auditor by profession. Bombing AUD was inexcusable and embarrassing. At that point, I knew that I needed to approach this exam from a different perspective. I began studying for my AUD retake a few weeks ago and I’ve been doing so using the NINJA method. This is my very first time studying this way. It is so different from the way I usually do things. Normally, when studying for any section of the exam, I read a chapter or watch the lectures for that chapter. Then, I immediately do the multiple choice

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NINJA CPA Review

Introducing Kimberly! My name is Kimberly and I work full-time as a government auditor. I have known that I wanted to be a CPA since my first high school accounting class. I’ve always been a numbers person, which gave me the confidence early on that I wanted to pursue a career in accounting. I’m also a single mom of a teenage son with autism. Three years ago, he and I left the comfort and familiarity of our hometown. We moved several hours away from family, friends, and any kind of support system so that he could get an education in a school system that could accommodate his needs. My responsibilities take a great deal of time and energy; it gets tiring at times. While managing these often overwhelming circumstances, I have been trying to pass the CPA exam with little success. Since 2010, I have attempted various sections of this

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