FREE for the next 48 hours: hundreds of analytic ideas to fuel audit, risk, and compliance

Looking for inspiration for analytic ideas? You’re in luck. ACL Inspirations hosts hundreds of analytic ideas built from decades of experience from ACL initiatives worldwide AND for the next 48 hours, Inspirations access is open for everybody!

By |January 29th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Live Webinar! Risk Culture: It’s not just about FS

Don’t miss our free webinar, to learn how to consider risk culture within your audit plan and make sure questionable business practices don’t get your company in the headlines for the wrong reasons!

By |January 11th, 2016|Events|0 Comments

WATCH: Top 5 benefits of a continuous monitoring program

In this special collaboration with Compliance Week we sat down with Paul McDade, Manager of Internal Audit at TruGreen, and discussed how TruGreen successfully implemented a solution that not only identifies sales commission fraud, but also deters it.

By |January 4th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

IIA General Audit Management Conference 2016

For more than 35 years, the General Audit Management (GAM) Conference has been the essential experience for CAEs, audit management, and key stakeholders who want to drive change and deliver results. That tradition of excellence will continue in 2016 with a new theme – Driving Success in a Changing World. The agenda comprises the industry’s best and brightest thought leaders from Fortune 500 companies and more who will share their perspectives on how to best position internal audit leaders for the future.

By |November 12th, 2015|Events|0 Comments

Slowly, but surely….internal audit is transforming according to IIA report, but is it fast enough?

New IIA CBOK survey shows that the internal audit profession is making substantial progress in making itself relevant to the business overall.

By |September 14th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Slowly, but surely….internal audit is transforming according to IIA report, but is it fast enough?

Live Webinar! Analysis Apps: Tips and Techniques

Ready for your next ACL Bootcamp workout? Up next in the series we are featuring tips and techniques for the Analysis Apps feature in ACL Analytics 11. Analysis Apps is a powerful feature that provides a simple user interface with data visualization and sharing of analytics. Join us on Thursday, August 20th for a live [...]

By |August 12th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Live Webinar! Analysis Apps: Tips and Techniques

4 tips for showcasing internal audit’s value

Internal auditors constantly add value to their organizations by providing assurance and recommendations on the effectiveness of risk management, controls and governance processes. But how much of this contribution is recognized as really being a value-add, and not just a required organizational functional process? How often does the corporate C-suite and board really notice and [...]

By |July 14th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on 4 tips for showcasing internal audit’s value

Audit Analytics for All

During the past decade, much of the interest around using data analysis in internal audit has stemmed from some great successes that a relatively small percentage of audit teams have managed to achieve. The majority of audit leaders want their teams who are still at a very basic level of usage to do far more [...]

By |May 7th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Audit Analytics for All

Addressing a common challenge for management and for internal audit

A recent article in Computer Business Review referred to a study that surveyed some thousands of CFOs, CIOs and other business executives and professionals about their biggest management information challenge. The number one challenge was identified as the ability to carry out self-service reporting, followed closely by “the ability to pull together and analyze information [...]

By |April 16th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Addressing a common challenge for management and for internal audit

Upcoming Webinar: Audit Value and Relevance

What are your 2015 goals for your internal audit group? Are building value, executive alignment, and internal relevance on your list? Join us for our upcoming webinar on this topic, featuring inspiring stories from ACL customers. Connecting the Dots: Building Internal Audit Value Join our customers Promens and DAA (Dublin Airport Authority) on a live [...]

By |January 19th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Upcoming Webinar: Audit Value and Relevance