2018 North American Pulse of Internal Audit

The Audit Executive Center has gathered insight from leaders in the profession through the annual Pulse of Internal Audit Survey since 2011​. Each survey collects information about both established and emerging issues that are important to the profession as well as information about internal audit management (such as areas of focus, staff, and budget levels).

2018 North American Pulse of Internal Audit

The Internal Audit Transformation Imperative

In today's business environment, disruptions are bigger, faster, and require responses that are quicker and more fluid. In the 2018 North American Pulse of Internal Audit report, The Internal Audit Transformation Imperative, The IIA's Audit Executive Center delves into Agility, Innovation, Talent, and Engagement with the Board, and provides insight on how internal audit must transform itself to stay relevant to stakeholders in response to changes and disruption occurring throughout the world.  ​​

Access the 2018 Pulse report now:

AEC Me​mber Download

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​2018 Internal Audit Management Insights

This report series provides in-depth metrics for internal audit management, exclusively for AEC members.

Risk and Allocation of Audit E​ffort​

Staffing Tr​ends – Available Now!

2018 Pulse Solutions

Audit Executive Center members receive additional exclusive reports called Pulse Solutions throughout the year, providing CAEs and internal audit practitioners a deeper knowledge and research on the specific topics surveyed that particular year.

Agility and Innovation – Available Now!​​​​​​​​

Talent Management​ – Available Now!​​​

Engaging with the Audit Committee – Available Now!