12 tips to help you “become sought after”

Taking inspiration from the theme of the 2017 ACL Connections customer conference, David Coderre details 12 steps to help you become sought-after within your organization.

By | October 19th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

4 things your CEO wants to hear about security breaches

All IT professionals will be asked the inevitable “Are we at risk?” question some time. Read how ACL can make it easier to respond to critical cyber security risks.

By | October 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How analytics give governments greater oversight of risks and controls in P2P processes

Dealing with risks and controls in procurement processes that involve a variety of vendors is challenging and complex. Find out how data analysis can test transactions against a broad range of risk, compliance and control issues and make the process easier.

By | October 12th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How a university audit team became senior leadership’s trusted advisors

Find out about our upcoming webinar with Cornell University’s audit team. Learn how they built a solid and successful relationship with management to become trusted, sought-after advisors.

By | September 7th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How do you know if your risk management and control measures are effective?

The reality is that no control is perfect or foolproof, which means that you need to rely on your data to ensure that you are meeting your risk management requirements. Examine the tests that help you ensure your risk control measures are working.

By | August 16th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The Basics of Datetime Fields

With the release of ACL Analytics 10.5, time components were added to datetime fields, meaning that entire time stamps can now be analyzed! In this newsletter, we will take a look at how to deconstruct the datetime stamp and how to analyze these components to track for trends overtime or things at a macro level.

By | August 16th, 2017|ACDA Bootcamp Series, Blog, Bootcamp Series|0 Comments

Webinar: How To Import Excel Source Data Into ACL Analytics

In this Bootcamp webinar, we will be walking you through how to define and import your data into ACL manually and by scripting, using an Excel file as an example.

By | July 24th, 2017|ACDA Bootcamp Series, Bootcamp Series|0 Comments

Webinar: Basic Usage of ACL Analytics

In this one-hour webinar, we’ll show you how to get started with ACL Analytics, providing you with a tour of the user interface and demonstrating some basic analysis functions.

By | May 25th, 2017|ACDA Bootcamp Series, Bootcamp Series|0 Comments

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

What is Human Analytics?

“In its simplest of forms, surveys or questionnaires are forms of human analytics. But the possibilities of solving significant problems and adding strategic value are endless with human analytics.” Marketing litters our vernacular with pleonasms used for describing the process of examining data, and sometimes the more you read the more confusing it becomes. For [...]

By | July 9th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on What is Human Analytics?