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Quick Way to Know if Your Internal Audit Team is Adding Value…Ask!

Most consumer-centric organizations know that the best way to find out if a product or service meets or exceeds expectations is to ask customers – the people who use that product or service. The same holds true for your internal audit team. Who are your customers? Governance (i.e. Executives and the Audit Committee). With this […]

Writing the Audit Report

Have you ever agonized over writing an internal audit report? Maybe you aren’t sure how to state a finding that may be arguable or you notice that the draft of audit report is so long no one will read it. Or maybe you have received feedback on previous findings in your report that effectively meant the audit customer didn’t see any value your report. Here are some simple ideas that will help you reduce the agony of report writing.

Magnifying Your Success

Are you delivering value? The research shows that while many internal audit teams believe they are delivering on the value proposition, their primary audit customers, have mixed results on how well they are delivering on the value proposition, especially when focusing on the core element of insight.