10 Steps to a Successful Audit. Plan ahead. Stay up-to-date on accounting standards. Assess changes in activities. Learn from the past. Develop a timeline and assign responsibility. Organize data. Ask questions. Perform a self-review.
Starting a nonprofit organization can be an inspiring way to give back to your community and help those in need. However, it is important to understand all of the steps involved in this process before moving forward.
Newsletters are one of the most effective tools for email marketing. Not only do they demonstrate the firm’s technical expertise, but also provides a vehicle for staying in touch with our clients.
Boards are notorious for being less than the sum of their parts. Too often despite each individual’s strengths, the group is not very effective. It is worth investing time and effort to ensure your board brings out the best in its members.
Business process management (BPM) is a disciplined approach to identify, design, document, monitor, and control both automated and non-automated business processes to achieve consistent, targeted results aligned with an organization’s strategic goals.
Financial due diligence is normally performed in connection with a merger or acquisition. The purpose of this is to ensure assets or business valuation are fairly stated.
Spend Analysis is the process of collecting, cleansing, classifying and analyzing expenditure data with the purpose of decreasing procurement costs, improving efficiency, and monitoring controls and compliance
Fraud is the deliberate deception to get financial gain, and comes in the form of misappropriation, falsification, forgery, omitted disclosures, etc.
Continuous Control Monitoring is the use of automated tools and other technologies to monitor business or financial transactions in order to reduce losses.
What do Capital One, Target and Version have in common? They have all been subjected to massive data breaches along with many other organizations, both large and small.