Delegating to Deliver Better Audits
As an emerging audit leader, trying to do everything will prevent you from excelling in your career. You can’t and...
Five Critical Elements for Quality Questions
No matter your field, asking questions is one of the most important professional skills to have. Unfortunately, most of us...
Influencing While Auditing - Becoming the Influential Auditor
We've all had that one client.
You know the one.
You're watching them about to do something that puts the...
Internal Audit Talent Management
We’ve all seen that one company that has an audit position posted, it disappears for a few months, then it’s...
Interpersonal Skills for Internal Auditors
How we interact and communicate with others determines how healthy our relationships will be with audit clients. The ability to...
Ask, Get, Perform - The Art of Asking Questions While Auditing ™
Curiosity is the cornerstone of internal auditing. Curiosity requires auditors to ask a lot of
questions. But continuously questioning...
Active Listening for Internal Auditors
Listening is an important skill for auditors. Unfortunately, the modern educational system emphasizes speaking and writing, but...
We’ve been thrust into the world of remote work. Which means it is a perfect opportunity to take advantage of...
Dealing with Difficult Audit Clients
Auditors often have to deal with difficult people.
And they are not always clients
Fortunately psychologists have been studying difficult...
Creating Wonderful Workpapers - How to create good audit working papers
Auditors perform projects to evaluate an organization's operations.
As with any evaluation, there has to be sufficient documentation to support...
Avoiding a Social Media Mess ™ - Internal Auditing Social Media
Mismanaging business processes that support social media can lead to significant risk and/or reputation damage. Anyone remember the time Google...
Auditors often feel intimidated by clients.
Some avoid conflict to keep clients content.
While others are so passive, audit projects...
Activate Your Auditing Awesomeness™
Internal auditors are awesome people. That’s something we don’t hear in most business environments. Often we are called...
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