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Automation is Key to Improving Efficiency and Effectiveness of Audits

More and more firms are looking to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of their audits. Economic uncertainty and increasing fee resistance from clients puts additional pressure on firms to manage the efficiency of their audits. To help firms that want to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of their audits, the author of this white paper, Donny Shimamoto, CPA.CITP, CGMA, along with Alan Anderson, CPA interviewed a variety of firms that were both successful and unsuccessful in utilizing technology to automate their audit processes. The white paper examines strategies and factors that helped or hindered successful deployment of technology to support key audit processes. They identified eight keys that should help guide firms as they strive to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their audits. Download this whitepaper to learn what steps your firm can take to move towards a more efficient audit process.