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INQUIRY: Among the companies you speak with, which organizational departments appear to have the most to gain GRC?

INQUIRY: Among the companies you speak with, which organizational departments (finance, operations, legal, HR, etc.) appear to have the most to gain from GRC automation?   RESPONSE: GRC is about collaboration across these roles – so all have a lot to gain from GRC technology enablement and automation.  However I would state that business operations […]

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INQUIRY: What are the 3 biggest misunderstandings about GRC-enabling technology?

  INQUIRY: What are the 3 biggest misunderstandings about GRC-enabling technology? Why these particular areas are the most misunderstood outside of the IT organization and how can IT help clarify information?      RESPONSE: There are several areas that are highly misunderstood in regards to GRC-enabling technology.  The following represent what I see as the most common […]

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INQUIRY: In 2009, what will be the least obvious/highest impact business or market trend resulting from GRC automation?

  INQUIRY: In 2009, what will be the least obvious/highest impact business or market trend resulting from GRC automation?   RESPONSE: Tough question – but I am happy to play the prophet.  I would have to say it is the use of GRC technology to extend GRC processes to business partners.  There are more also […]

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The Ultimate ERM Platform

The New Year of 2009 is at our doorstep and with the global turmoil it is about time many organizations begin thinking of enterprise risk management Today we explore the Ultimate Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Platform. Many of you expressed deep interest in my Ultimate Compliance Platform earlier in December. This week, I am delivering […]

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The Ultimate Compliance Platform

  Christmas (or other holiday tradition you celebrate) is upon us with its associated gift giving.  In the spirit of giving and Christmas cheer, I am delivering the beginning of a series of role-plays looking at what different risk and compliance roles would want in their Christmas stockings. To kick this off- we will initially […]

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3rd Party Risk & Compliance – A Significant Challenge for Large Organizations

Issues impacting corporate governance, risk management, and compliance are abundant. GRC 20/20 has identified 27 issue areas that organizations struggle with in risk and compliance – THOUGH the one that is keeping GRC 20/20 research and advisory the busiest is 3rd party risk and compliance management. What do you mean by 3rd party risk & compliance? Third […]

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Top 27 Risk & Compliance Issues Organizations Struggle With

Global markets are in turmoil, investigations into corporate and executive wrong doing, demands for increased oversight and regulation . . . while the economic climate in general is in question there is no doubt that organizations need stronger corporate governance, enterprise risk, and compliance oversight. The challenge for risk and compliance managers is to make […]

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