February 23, 2015

Clawbacks on Executive Pay: Where Does Internal Audit Fit In?

A recent report in the Wall Street Journal once again brings into sharp relief just how the repercussions of a crisis can play out. The Feb. […]
February 16, 2015

When It Comes to Risk-based Auditing, Don’t Let the Tail Wag the Dog

At last count, more than 80 percent of internal audit departments assess risks as part of their audit planning process. So, why is it that legitimate […]
February 9, 2015

Are There Things Audit Committees Would Rather Not Hear From Internal Audit?

In Extraordinary Circumstances, Cynthia Cooper’s riveting account of internal audit’s role in unraveling the financial reporting fraud at WorldCom, she recounts the challenges she had in securing an […]
February 3, 2015

How Are Audit Committee Views of Internal Audit Shaping Up in 2015?

Welcome to what I call “white paper season” for internal auditors. Around this time each year, a number of survey-based white papers are released that provide […]