INTERNAL AUDITS

Is Your Internal Audit Perfunctory or Adding Value? Be Sure It Incorporates These 3 Components

For many companies, an internal audit may seem more like an inevitable task than a beneficial procedure. However, a well-structured internal audit process can help uncover key insights that can improve company operations. Watch as Heather Barber describes three critical components of an efficient, effective internal audit function.

March 2nd, 2017|INTERNAL AUDITS, VIDEO|

Leveraging Internal Audit to Meet ORSA Requirements

The Own Risk Solvency Assessment (ORSA) is designed to help insurance companies evaluate their risks and proactively address their capital needs. One tool that businesses can use to meet their ORSA requirements is an internal audit. Watch as Joseph May explains the relationship between ORSA and internal audits – as well as how [...]

February 23rd, 2017|INSURANCE, INTERNAL AUDITS, VIDEO|

Straddling the Fence: Should You Co-Source or Outsource Your Internal Audit?

Just as a fence is designed to safeguard communities from outsiders, business owners do as much as they can on their own to protect their companies from potential threats or risks. However, there comes a time in the life of any business (particularly, a successful one) in which owners begin to look beyond their “perimeters” [...]

October 20th, 2016|INTERNAL AUDITS, NOVEMBER 2016|

How to Love Your Internal Audit

For many, the word “audit” conjures up images of tax auditors camping out in dark offices or reading intimidating letters from the IRS. But, the reality is that an audit — more specifically, an internal audit — can be an incredibly useful tool that business owners and executives can come to love. Typically, internal audits [...]

March 30th, 2016|INTERNAL AUDITS|