During this complimentary gathering, you’ll learn how technology can be utilized to focus on big-picture issues with executive impact in order to turn your audit department into a highly sought-after team in the organization.
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.
New IIA CBOK survey shows that the internal audit profession is making substantial progress in making itself relevant to the business overall.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
“It is a pretty safe bet to predict that auditors are going to use technology more effectively and extensively – and at the same time take the opportunity to rethink audit processes overall.” My last blog post identified what I thought were some of the more significant topics and trends of 2014. Many of those trends will [...]
“…auditors should be taking a lead from those CAEs who are driving their teams to look at risks in areas that really impact the ability of the business to meet its overall objectives.” The world of audit, risk management and compliance is not exactly renowned for being fast-paced, but when I look back at the [...]