January 31, 2021

I Still Believe Internal Audit Shouldn’t Report to the CFO

​Readers of my blog know there are a few things I have harped on over the years. One of them is what I consider to be […]
January 24, 2021

Using the New Global Risks Report to Be Risk Beacons in Our Organizations

Given the global mission of The IIA, I frequently share global studies that should be of interest to internal auditors around the world. These reports come […]
January 19, 2021

Are Boards Negligent When Internal Audit Heads Are Hired and Fired?

Great internal audit functions are noted for their organizational independence, and the professional men and women who lead them are noted for their objectivity. It’s for […]
January 13, 2021

From the Epicenter of Corporate Governance, Internal Auditors See Modest Improvement

​A great deal has been written about the impacts of COVID-19 from every imaginable angle, from workplace culture, talent management, and evolving business models, to changing […]
January 10, 2021

What the World Economic Forum’s “Future of Jobs” Report Means for Internal Audit

​Last October, in the shadow of U.S. elections and the ongoing tsunami of the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Economic Forum (WEF) released the third edition of […]
January 3, 2021

​5 Internal Audit Resolutions for 2021

​My annual blog post offering resolutions for the coming year takes on added significance now that we’ve emerged from a year fraught with emerging risks, disruptions, […]