Resources

Articles and resources written by or featuring a contribution by James Paterson, available to read online or download.

Risk Assurance

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‘What do lemmings have to do with auditing culture?’
SIRK, IIA Norway, 2014. PDF

ACCA
‘Auditing the right areas’
Internal Audit, 2012.
Read online

Audit planning
‘Audit planning’,
Audit & Risk, Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors, 2012.
Read online

Assurance co-ordination
‘Assurance co-ordination’
Audit & Risk, the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors 2012.
Read online

Lean Auditing

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Lean Auditing:
driving efficiency & effectiveness
IIA Belgium PDF


‘Right sizing the audit function’
Read web post
(join LinkedIn group to access)

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The Lean Advantage
US Internal Auditor magazine, 2012.


‘Lean auditing: an overview’
Audit & Risk website (IIA), 2011.
Read online

COACHING

‘Dear
Audit Committee
Chair’
PDF

‘Coaching for
Internal Audit’
PDF

Where next for HIAs CAEs
‘Where next for HIAs / CAEs’
Audit & Risk website (IIA), 2012
Read online

Career choices after audit
‘Career choices after audit’
Audit & Risk website (IIA), 2013
Read online

Things to know as a new Head of Audit CAE
‘Things to know as a new Head of Audit / CAE’
Audit & Risk website (IIA), 2012
Read online


‘The power of action learning’
IAC Search

Audit Team Effectiveness & Development


‘Effective audit in financial services’
Read web post
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life science compliance
‘Running internal audit in life sciences’
Life Science Compliance, 2013.
Read online

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‘Getting the most from your audit function’
Internal Audit, 2008.
Read online

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‘Key performance metrics for internal audit’
The Institute of Internal Auditors. PDF


‘Leading audit in tough times’,
Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors, 2012.
PDF


‘Root cause analysis for internal audit’
Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors, 2013.

Meeting effectiveness
‘Meeting effectiveness’
Audit & Risk, the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors, 2012.
Read online

‘IIA UK Leaders Conference – Discussion On Independence’
PDF

Specialist Topics


‘Culture: Surveys vs. Root Cause Analysis’
PDF


‘Corporate Governance – hidden cracks remain’
Read web post
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ACCA
‘How assured am I?’
Internal Audit, 2013
Read online

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