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Internal auditing is an independent,objective assurance and consulting activity that strengthens and protects organisations.

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Who we are

Internal auditors support achievement of organisation objectives with pragmatic insights that strengthen governance and improve business processes. We strive to make a positive difference from the boardroom to the front line, which maintains trust and confidence in the organisation.

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What's your potential? Rise to the call of reaching your potential by launching an internal audit career right here in New Zealand. Are you starting out in your career or getting ready to rise and side-step, taking your skills to a new challenge? Your journey into internal audit starts here with IIA NZ.

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Training Courses 

TechTalk - Critical Conversations

1 June 2020
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Delivery Method

TechTalk - Critical Conversations

Negotiating a challenging audit finding

TechTalks are 60 minute sessions conducted over the Zoom Meeting Platform. TechTalks will focus on practical approaches to internal audits of various kinds as well as the application of current assurance strategies and methodolgies.

'Critical conversations - Negotiating a challenging audit finding' will cover:

  • Applying a framework to prepare and deliver bad news with confidence
  • The importance of separating the people from the problem
  • Being confident when delivering tough feedback and be better equipped to manage a range of various responses
  • How to remain authentic and clear in your communication style - Keeping emotions out it
  • Effectively engaging the recipient to take on responsibility of the problem

Presenter: Petris Lapis, Director, Petris Lapis

Petris has worked in accounting, law, academia, banking, business and training. She has consulted to government and industry and published several books and hundreds of papers. She has studied commerce, law, coaching, NLP and hypnosis. She is passionate about helping professionals thrive and succeed. Petris loves warm sunny days, rowing, food, laughter and moments of inspiration.

Please register using the link above or click here.

When registering, please use promo code: NZPROMO.

IIA NZ members can access webinars at the member rate. Please note, the member rate will be applied once you have entered your details and clicked 'confirm and pay'.

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