A New Audit Methodology for the Digital Era: Planning

Audit planning

The Digital Audit methodology provides a streamlined and highly effective approach to planning audit engagements. 

Workprograms to capture documentation and advanced user interfaces to support more challenging areas quickly satisfy audit standard requirements, while ensuring that a high quality, efficient audit is designed.

Risk assessment is a complex, central part of the planning activities and will be covered in more depth in a future article.

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