Embark understands the plight of Internal Audit (IA). Tasked with keeping organizations on the straight and narrow without impeding growth and innovation, IA is an imminently important component of any enterprise, particularly when a company...Read More Share This Post!
Sometimes things don’t go according to schedule or plans, and the world is better off because of it. Such is the case with the rise of blockchain technology and, perhaps as a surprise to its pioneers, its emergence as one of the most genuinely...Read More Share This Post!
This is a message to all of you internal auditors -- there are bad guys around every corner. They’ll steal your delicious turkey sandwich from the breakroom fridge, won’t hesitate to bust into your car and walk off with your airbags and, even...Read More Share This Post!
The mere mention of the word audit can make both individuals and companies try to ignore reality, just for very different reasons. Like taxpayers fearful of the "a" word and the harsh gaze of the IRS, many corporations are equally dreadful of the...Read More Share This Post!
Any fan of horror movies knows that when the lights start to flicker in a secluded cabin on a lake, it's never due to the local utility company dealing with an easily fixable electrical glitch. Instead, there is either a supernatural demon at...Read More Share This Post!
Like snowflakes and Pokémon, every audit is unique. Some of them come and go like the briefest of winter flurries while others are an arduous, life-draining exercise in perseverance like an episode of anime. No matter your preferred metaphor, the...Read More Share This Post!
For internal auditors, the walkthrough is the lifeblood of the audit. Researching your company's processes helps inform decisions and ensure that management is all on the same page. Achieving an effective walkthrough, however, isn't always a walk...Read More Share This Post!