Your Career Compass: The Trusted Advisor Equation
The feature story for the 2016 first quarter edition, “The Trusted Advisor Equation”, is math that should matter to an internal audit professional at any stage in their career, from staff auditor to chief audit executive (CAE).
The article breaks down the various components that add up to earning the title of trusted advisor and helps practitioners solve an age-old challenge; earning a coveted seat at the table. The article explains how each part of the equation manifests in real world results and serves as a “how to” approach to make the equation work for you. It also identifies the common denominator, which can sabotage the entire equation. Get a head start on solving the equation with the extensive list of IIA resources to support your journey to trusted advisor status included in the article.
The issue also outlines skills that will not only support your efforts to become a trusted advisor, but will make you a highly sought after candidate for almost any internal audit position as they are the top four most recruited skills by CAEs.
For specific support in developing any of these skills, you can reference the comprehensive list of books, research reports, seminars, conferences, eLearning opportunities, and other training platforms organized by topic that are included in every issue of Your Career Compass.
Your Career Compass print edition is mailed with Internal Auditor magazine three times a year, and Your Career Compass eNewsletter is delivered to members’ email inbox monthly. Learn more and access the latest issue.