Data analytics webinar

Data analytics: Testing internal controls and making better business decisions

Applying analytics

This webinar will start with a unique application of data analytics – testing internal controls to manage your fraud, waste and abuse risk. We will then discuss how you can use data analytics in the more traditional sense, business intelligence, to make better business decisions.

What you'll learn

  • Understand how data analytics can test internal controls and the benefits of using data analytics for testing
  • Learn why business intelligence (BI) can help you make better business decisions
  • Develop an understanding of how to implement BI in your organization

Who should attend?

  • Accounting or financing staff and managers
  • Management and executives struggling to monitor performance
  • Management and executives struggling to execute their strategy


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Mike Ditch Jr.
Data analytics consultant,
Technology services

Mike is a consultant in the technology services group. He works closely with clients to assist them with various data analytics projects such as data extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL); visualization and dashboard creation; and fraud, waste and abuse control testing. A Topeka native, Mike graduated from Washburn University with bachelor degrees in economics, management and marketing. He then earned his juris doctorate from Washburn University School of Law. Mike also earned an MBA in finance and entrepreneurship from Wichita State University.

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Credit and registration information and policies

  • To register, click on the REGISTER button above.
  • Program level: Basic
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Advanced preparation: None
  • CPE Credit: 1.0 for 50 minutes
  • Field of study: Management Services
  • Delivery method: Group-internet-based
  • Cost: FREE
  • For questions on refunds, concerns or program policies, please contact education program administrator Mike Ditch at 316.291.4114 or

On registering you'll receive a confirmation email with login information. Contact Mike Ditch with any questions. 316.291.4114 or

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