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Episode 54 | Analysis

  Summary In this episode we discuss the use of the word “analysis” in the context of using data for audits. This is an attempt to define the “analysis phase” – or stop using it as the name of a…

Episode 53 | The Data-Confident Internal Auditor

  Summary This episode is a pre-recorded interview with Benji Block for the Author Hour podcast. We discuss our new book, The Data-Confident Internal Auditor. For internal auditors, developing trends in data analysis and data science can feel less like…

Episode 52 | Performance Audit Mini-Series #4 Conduct

  Summary This is the fourth in a series of episodes that focus on performance auditing. In this episode, we discuss five suggestions to help improve the conduct (fieldwork / execution) phase.   Transcript Narrator: 0:07 You’re listening to the Assurance…

Episode 51 | Simplicity

  Summary In this episode we discuss why and how audit quality is improved when we keep things simple.   Transcript Narrator: 0:07 You’re listening to the Assurance Show. The podcast for performance auditors and internal auditors that focuses on data…

Episode 50 | Performance Audit Mini-Series #3 Planning with data

  Summary This is the third in a series of episodes that focus on performance auditing. In this episode, we discuss the benefits of adopting a data focused approach during audit planning.   Transcript Narrator: 0:07 You’re listening to the Assurance…

Episode 44 | ESG and Sustainable Investing with Tiina Landau

  Summary Tiina Landau is an internationally recognized sustainability expert and Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA). She currently works as Sustainability Manager at Neste Corporation, embedding sustainability considerations into new business models and supply chains. She has extensive experience as a…

Episode 43 | Microsoft 365 Compliance with Erica Toelle

  Summary Erica Toelle is a senior product marketing manager on the Microsoft compliance product team, with focus on information governance and records management. Erica is a long-time member of the SharePoint and Microsoft 365 community, a former Microsoft MVP,…