Why do Compliance Programs Fail?

Establishing compliance programs represents a significant undertaking for organizations across sectors. However, many such initiatives fail to achieve their goals despite substantial investm ...
December 4, 2023

What is COSO?

The Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) was formed initially to enable the National Commission on Fraudulent Financial Reporting. It was founded by five s ...
November 28, 2023

What is Internal Control in Auditing?

A system of internal controls is a set of policies and procedures that an organization can use to provide reasonable assurance that the organization achieves its objectives and goals. Genera ...
March 28, 2022

What is the COSO Framework?

January 27, 2022

What is COSO Guidance for Health Care Providers?

The COSO Internal Control-Integrated Framework: An Implementation Guide for the Healthcare Provider Industry, was published in 2013 by the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations (COSO) in col ...
December 4, 2020

What Is a COSO Internal Control Questionnaire?

A COSO internal control questionnaire is a document auditors use to help determine an organization's compliance with internal control system requirements issued by the Committee of Sponsorin ...
November 18, 2020

3 Reasons Why It’s Critical to Consider Relationships When Building Reports

When it comes to managing risk and compliance programs, reporting on status and results is a key part of the job. Yet when building reports, organizations often overlook the importance of ex ...
October 28, 2020

What is an Internal Control Framework?

In 1992, the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) developed a flexible framework for designing, implementing, and evaluating internal controls. On May 14, ...
July 2, 2020

Guide to COSO Framework and Compliance

December 16, 2019

Preparing for a SOX Audit Using COSO

May 10, 2019