UNLOCKING Value THROUGH Internal Audit

Weingardt, Jenny
March 2001
Financial Executive;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p53
Academic Journal
This article emphasizes on internal audit as a method of increasing value for a company. The author contends internal audits can help firms identify underutilized resources and areas where change is needed. Firms that have used the audit successfully in this way have revisiting outdated perceptions and are continuously reevaluating results. If performed correctly, audits can provide an objective analysis of core processes and their performance. The author cautions that audits need to have a quantifiable set of expectations that can be measured accurately.


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