Clarity-Impact-Speed: Delivering Audit Reports That Matter
Produce timely, clear audit reports that wow executives. These design and writing techniques will help your team put together reports that provide impactful information.
Sally Cutler has done it again. Her report-design and report-writing techniques will help you to construct clear and persuasive audit reports that address current and emerging demands.
Leverage Cutler’s expertise. Take advantage of the realistic examples and practical checklists that bring the concepts alive and will help your team produce timely, clear audit reports with impact. She walks you through key strategies for:
- Evaluating readers and their needs
- Developing messages
- Rating audit observations, reports, and the overall status of internal controls
- Aligning the report design with the organization
- Structuring and formatting reports for today’s readers
- Writing clearly and concisely
- Managing tone
- Streamlining the writing and review process
These strategies work whether your organization is small or large, your internal audit activity is long-standing or newly established, or you are a for-profit, not-for-profit, or government organization.
Sally Cutler is an acknowledged expert on audit reporting writing. Her expertise in document design, reporting processes, and writing quality has benefited the host of internal audit, controls, and compliance groups where she has consulted and provided training throughout her career.
Also by this author: Audit Committee Reporting: A Guide for Internal Auditing
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