Knowledge Brief: Performance Auditing1This knowledge brief features excerpts from the fully revised third edition of <em>Performance Auditing</em>. Learn best practices for measuring efficiency, timeliness, quality, and results for programs in the public sector.DOWNLOAD THE BRIEF1 Brief: Performance Auditing
Performance Auditing: Achieving Measurable Results and Accountability1In this two-hour webinar, learn about performance auditing trends and how the expected growth will affect government auditors.Register Now1 Auditing: Achieving Measurable Results and Accountability
Purchasing Card Audits—Best Strategies for Internal Audit1Learn how to define your role in supporting the card program and the challenges you may face as an auditor in the public sector.LEARN MORE1 Card Audits—Best Strategies for Internal Audit



New Audit Report Guidance Released<p>​The IIA’s newest Supplemental Guidance, “Audit Reports: Communicating Assurance Engagement Results” offers guidance to audit practitioners on how to effectively communicate the results of internal audit engagements to stakeholders.</p><img alt="New Guidance from The IIA: Audit Reports" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />11/17/2016 5:00:00 AM Audit Report Guidance Released
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New Knowledge Brief: Assurance Over Organizational Use of Data<p>Kip Memmott has worked extensively as an internal auditor in city and state government, most recently as director of audit services of City and County of Denver, Colorado. In this article, he provides lessons learned about addressing data problems quickly, recruiting for IT skills, and dealing with public release of information.</p><img alt="" src="/centers/acga/news/PublishingImages/ACGA-ORG-DATA-85-100.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />10/31/2016 4:00:00 AM Knowledge Brief: Assurance Over Organizational Use of Data

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