Forecasting With Excel—Illustration File


Editor's Note: This file accompanies "Forecasting With Excel," by James A. Weisel, which appears in the February 2009 issue of the JofA.

Click here to download the illustration file of the analysis of Dave's BBQ.


Excel walk-through: Sparklines

Want to liven up your spreadsheets with some color and graphical elements? Kelly L. Williams, CPA, Ph.D., shows how to use Excel sparklines, which illustrate data trends and patterns via small charts that fit in a single Excel cell.


What’s next for potential CPA licensure changes

A new model proposed by NASBA and the AICPA is designed with an eye on the future for newly licensed CPAs. The AICPA's Carl Mayes, CPA, provides background on the project and a look ahead to 2020.