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NCSL Legislative Video Resource Center

The NCSL Video Resource Center is a collection of recorded webinars accessible for on-demand learning.

Auditing and Evaluation

Tell Us All About It: Getting the Most From Your Audit Interviews

Interviews are a fundamental tool in the auditor’s toolbox, and knowing how to talk to people (and, how not to!) is crucial to the full development of audit findings. This one-hour session will offer guidance on how to prepare for, conduct, and document interviews with all manner of auditees. Rediscover the dying art of interpersonal communication and learn how causal elements are best developed in this interactive learning opportunity.

Gathering and Compiling Evidence

Learn tips for collecting and analyzing data, combining evidence and documenting results.

Produced by: NLPES

Clearly Communicating Findings

Discuss how to develop a written report and presentations to clearly and concisely communicate findings.

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Understanding Government Accountability and the Types of Evaluations

Explore the basics of governmental accountability and the purposes and types of evaluations.

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Planning for Audits/Evaluations and Developing Findings

Join a discussion of critical areas in planning an audit or evaluation, review the elements of a finding, and explore the differences between good and bad findings.

Produced by: NLPES