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“Conduct the Inventory Observation Remotely”.
Wait, What?

Date: September 23, 2020

The classic inventory observation was one of those audit areas that nobody was planning on conducting remotely. At least not any time soon.

Enter a global pandemic…

With travel and social restrictions, not to mention some businesses legally not being able to open, inventory observations have proved a tough challenge for audit teams to say the least.

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HR Pros: Employees Need THIS Now More Than Ever
Date: November Thu, 2020
Employee Wellness: Part 1 I Live For Busy Season… Said No Audit Senior Ever “Do I want to literally put my life on hold and work around the clock for yet another 15 weeks of busy season? For what? Average pay and benefits?”  Sadly, that’s a recurring conversation in the mind of the quintessential audit […]
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“Can I text or video chat with my healthcare provider?”
Date: September 23, 2020
Employee Wellness: Part 2 We Knew They Were Stressed. But… In April this year, mental health provider Ginger compiled a study to better understand the impact of COVID-19 on behavioral health, which includes both the emotional and mental health of U.S. full-time workers.  The data revealed that almost 7 out of 10 employees (across Baby […]
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How To Retain Your Top Talent Post Busy Season (It's not what you think)
Date: September 23, 2020
Employee Wellness: Part 3 “My People Are Not Important”, Said No CEO Ever… I’ve never met a CEO or leader of any organization that said their people were NOT important.  However, is the better question perhaps where are their people on the priority spectrum? In part-2 of this series on employee wellbeing, we looked at […]
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Boost Audit Profitability: Avoid These 3 Talent Outsourcing Mistakes
Date: September 28, 2020
According to Google Trends, the word “unprecedented” reached such a high level in April 2020 that it dwarfs anything seen before! It’s the word we hear repeatedly from journalists to CEOs and executives across corporate America. And just like so many other corporations, audit firms are reeling from the whiplash from this unprecedented pandemic. In […]
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7 Key Considerations For The Virtual Audit
Date: November 1, 2020
A Call for Remote Leadership Auditing remotely, as opposed to on-site at client premises, is nothing new. Many auditing firms have been conducting remote or semi-remote audits for quite some time. However, what was unthinkable just about six months ago, was that both the audit firm and the client’s entire accounting and finance function would […]
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“Conduct the Inventory Observation Remotely”. Wait, What?
Date: November 10, 2020
The classic inventory observation was one of those audit areas that nobody was planning on conducting remotely. At least not any time soon. Enter a global pandemic…  With travel and social restrictions, not to mention some businesses legally not being able to open, inventory observations have proved a tough challenge for audit teams to say […]
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The Virtual & Distributed Audit Firm - Are You Ready?
Date: November 16, 2020
“Move It To The Cloud… NOW” Audit firms were already (slowly) migrating business operations to cloud infrastructure over the years and thereby, enabling an increasing amount of business processes to be performed remotely. However, the COVID crisis has served as a catalyst to accelerate digital transformation. It has now become a necessity to make the […]
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“Can I text or video chat with my healthcare provider?”
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Date: September 23, 2020
How To Retain Your Top Talent Post Busy Season (It's not what you think)
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Date: September 23, 2020
Boost Audit Profitability: Avoid These 3 Talent Outsourcing Mistakes
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Date: September 28, 2020
7 Key Considerations For The Virtual Audit
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Date: November 1, 2020

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