Reading Roundup: Fresh Ideas in Risk Management

If risk management is on your radar, take a look through the articles and insights below. They might just challenge your thinking…in a good way.

Understanding Risk: Just Like Learning to Ride a Bike

When risk taking tips over into unethical behavior, organizations face potentially catastrophic outcomes. But is all risk-taking bad? Certainly not. In fact, it’s essential for business growth. To put it simply, a business that takes no risks is quickly out of business.

How to Gain Control of Audit Workflow: A Case Study

Excel is a great tool…in small doses. But if you’re running internal audit and enterprise risk management (ERM) functions on a global scale using a system of spreadsheets, you may be feeling the pain of inefficiency. That was the challenge facing Meredith Maher, director of audit and analytics for Alere.