Barriers to Auditors Adopting Data Analytics Explained


The need for internal auditors to adopt data analytics has been discussed for over 20 years. Yet, in 2022 and despite the ongoing generation of vast quantities of data, survey results show that progress is still slow. If we are aware that adopting data analytics adds value to our clients, what are the barriers holding us back from making progress? To find a solution, we need to fully understand the problem. Join Nicola Osinaike who will lead an energetic discussion on this topic.

Learning Objectives

-Understand client demand for internal auditors to use data analytics
-Be aware of motivating factors to learn and apply new skills
-Employ audit leadership styles that are conducive to positive change and acquiring new skills
-Why a different approach to audit training is required
-Impact if auditors are unable to keep pace with digital change

Duration: 1 hour
CPEs Available: 1
Knowledge Level: Basic
Categories: Data Analytics, General Methodology, Leadership Skills
Prerequisites: None
Advance Preparation: None


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You will receive a certificate of completion that complies with IIA, ISACA, and ACFE CPE requirements for any certifications held by those associations (CIA, CISA, CRMA, CFE, etc.). Auditopia does not offer NASBA certificates for CPA CPE requirements at this time, this is something we will look into in the future.

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