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Business Continuity Program Tips: How to Get Buy-In
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Whether you’re helping your organization develop a formal business continuity (BC) program for the first time or looking to improve existing BC processes, you’re likely to encounter a common roadblock: getting buy-in from leadership and peers. Colleagues may be hesitant to contribute or participate in the BC planning process, viewing the commitment as just another demand on their already busy schedule. However, trying to move forward without coordination with senior management and other core…
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What is GRC? An Introduction to Governance, Risk & Compliance Management
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What is GRC and why is it important? GRC – shorthand for governance, risk, and compliance — is an umbrella term for the processes and practices that organizations implement to meet business objectives through: Monitoring and mitigating risks Tracking regulatory change and verifying compliance Aligning policies and processes to organizational goals (more…)
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Internal Audit vs. External Audit: What’s the Difference?
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What's the difference between internal and external audit? While the internal and external audit functions are complementary and may need to work closely together, their purposes and areas of focus differ. The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) emphasizes that the two functions do not compete or conflict; rather, they both contribute to effective governance. Internal auditors take a holistic view of their organization’s governance, risk, and control systems (in other words, primarily non-financial information),…
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Risk & Compliance Resources Roundup for June
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Check out Quantivate’s most recent resources — You’ll find industry insights and learning resources for your governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) program, covering topics including compliance management and vendor risk: Cracking the Compliance Code In this guide to compliance technology, explore results from a multi-industry survey that asked chief compliance officers about their compliance practices and challenges. Plus, get insights on the benefits of automating and integrating compliance management. Download the guide → [fruitful_sep…
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6 GRC Events to Enhance Your Risk & Compliance Management Skills
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Mark your calendars for these upcoming risk and compliance management conferences and seminars. Make sure to stop by Quantivate’s booth and say hello! (more…)
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