Data Mining 101
by Sumit Pal, CGEIT, CISA, MBA, Principal
Data mining is a requirement in today’s digital world, especially for auditors. With overarching objectives shared by most organizations to maximize productivity, ensure built-in data integrity, analyze raw data to increase independence, and increase efficiencies through time-saving features, repeatable work process, consistent service delivery and reduced training effort, the need for the right data mining tools is more relevant than ever in our day-to-day jobs. This article will help get you get started on the road to achieving great results with data mining tools. Read More.
5 Things Every Internal Auditors Should Be Doing
by Asha Ganesh, CPA, CFE
Internal Auditors’ roles include understanding business and IT processes, evaluating organizational risks and controls and monitoring compliance with policies, procedures, and applicable laws. A complex economic environment and globalization, among other parameters, have placed increased demands on the role of Internal Auditors in any organization. Here are five things every internal auditor should be doing.