Some Interesting Observations As PwC Surveys the Board

Posted on Sep 24, 2012

PwC has completed and published their 2012 Annual Corporate Directors Survey. Their overall comment is that “progress [has been] made, but challenges persist.” 

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Putting Information in the Palm of Your Hand

Posted on Sep 18, 2012

This year, the Aberdeen Group has released two linked papers on mobile BI (business intelligence). They are both available with free registration. 

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The Best Tools for Risk and Audit Practitioners

Posted on Sep 12, 2012

Almost everybody has excellent tools for risk monitoring and internal auditing, but as with any software solution it is necessary to learn how to use them well. These tools don't come with a user manual.

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Does Concern for Risk Inhibit Performance?

Posted on Sep 5, 2012

Another interesting piece from the consulting firm, McKinsey & Company, raises the issue of people’s unwillingness to take risks, their risk aversion, preventing organization’s from optimizing performance. 

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