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Internal Auditors Must Walk Their Talk When It Comes to Efficiency

In his blog, IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers, CIA, QIAL, CGAP, CCSA, CRMA, shares his personal reflections and insights on the internal audit profession. Here's an excerpt from his latest post:

Like many chief audit executives, when I was leading an internal audit function, I periodically found management and the board questioning whether internal audit's resources should be reduced. Whenever that happened, I used the occasion as a call to action to do two things: (1) redouble my efforts to communicate the value we bring to the organization, and (2) examine the efficiency and effectiveness of the internal audit operation itself.

The second initiative was important, because if reductions in resources were levied, I needed to mitigate the impact on the value we delivered by ensuring we were as efficient as we would expect to find other operating units in the organization.

Read the full InternalAuditor.org blog post from IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers.