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data security in the cloud blog

Understanding how data security in the cloud meets traditional risk management and cybersecurity programs is still a pain point for many organizations. Here are 8 important security topics you need to discuss with your own vendors.

evolution of finance blog

From clay tablets to the cloud, accounting and finance have undergone significant changes since their inception. Here Mike Rost traces those changes to current challenges—and solutions—for FP&A teams.

confronting contradictory audit evidence part 2

In part two of this two part blog series, Thomas Ray details seven ways management can respond to the concerns of conflicting audit evidence and help their company’s auditor satisfy its responsibility.

confronting contradictory audit evidence blog

Read the first blog in a two-part series by Thomas Ray to learn how management can help the company’s auditor satisfy its responsibility and improve processes.

TEC Thank you blog

Every year the Workiva user conference connects hundreds of people in one incredible location for a few days of networking, learning, and fun. See the top 10 moments from 2016.

tec day 3 blog

In our world of data, spreadsheets, and control matrices, we sometimes forget how important the human elements of the job can be.

the exchange community blog day 2

The show-stopper session for day 2 of the 2016 user conference was Carey Lohrenz, the first female fighter pilot for the U.S. Navy. She gave an excellent keynote presentation Thursday morning about achieving high performance.

the exchange community day 1

Workiva kicked off its 2016 user conference Wednesday in San Diego hitting on themes of technology power and flexibility—which accounting, audit, and compliance executives will certainly need as they confront the modern regulatory and reporting climate.

dfast five best practices

The DFAST submission is no longer new. That means there is a lot to be learned from past submissions. Read to see the 5 best practices for improving efficiency and quality in your DFAST process.

tom fox less is more

During an economic downturn, you may be asked to do more with less. Tom Fox, attorney and FCPA expert, explains three suggestions to doing SOX compliance with fewer resources. Watch this short video.