The Wdesk Platform by Workiva
Innovation in User Experience for Internal Control Management[tabs style=”default”] [tab title=”Executive Summary”] Documents, spreadsheets, and emails by themselves fail in GRC, particularly internal control management. Organizations need to address the limitations in manual document, spreadsheet, and email approaches by implementing GRC management solutions that provide for audit trails, consistency, and integrated reporting. Organizations need GRC solutions for internal control management that actively engage and are useable at all levels of the organization, in addition to supporting the needs of audit, risk, and compliance professionals. Solutions that bring efficiency (both human and financial capital efficiency), effectiveness (accurate and auditable reporting), and agility (timely and relevant information when it is needed) are necessary. The Wdesk platform by Workiva is a GRC solution that GRC 20/20 has researched, evaluated, and reviewed with organizations that are using it in dynamic business environments. GRC 20/20 has evaluated and verified the innovation found in Wdesk and sees this as a compelling offering for internal control management. With an intuitive and engaging user experience, Wdesk makes organizations more efficient, effective, and agile. In this context, GRC 20/20 has recognized Wdesk with a 2015 GRC Innovation Award for the best user experience in Internal Control Management in 2015. [/tab] [tab title=”Table of Contents”]
- The Inevitability of GRC Failure
- Organizations Encumbered by Silos of Complexity
- Spreadsheets, Documents, and Emails, OH MY!
- The Wdesk Platform by Workiva
- Innovation in User Experience for Internal Control Management
- What Wdesk Innovation is About
- How is Wdesk Innovation Different?
- Benefits of Wdesk
- Considerations in Context of Wdesk
- About GRC 20/20 Research, LLC
- Research Methodology
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