Enterprise Risk Management

Apr 4, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Professor Mark Beasley discusses CFO concerns for talent management and leadership

The American Institute of CPAs and NC State’s Enterprise Risk Management Initiative recently released a report on what the top perceived risks are for chief financial officers (CFOs) and how they manage risks. The report was based on a poll of […]

Apr 4, 2019  |  Poole in the News

ERM Initiative Top Risks Report Covered in WSJ Newsletter

The Enterprise Risk Management’s 2019 Top Risks Report was featured in The Wall Street Journal’s April 3, 2019 Morning Risk Report e-newsletter. According to a survey of financial executives, enterprise risk management has become more widely accepted over the past […]

Apr 2, 2019  |  Research

U.S. CFOs Cite Talent Needs, the Economy and Social Media Among Top Risks

Almost half of CFOs said they are concerned about their organization’s ability to manage leadership and talent needs.

Jan 24, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Professor Mark Beasley Discusses The Risks Executives Face In 2019

Due to disruptive technologies, cyber threats, talent shortages, and evolving geopolitical risks, executives are facing more threats than ever in 2019. In response to the ever-growing list of risks, Protiviti, a global consulting firm, and NC State’s Enterprise Risk Management […]

Jan 9, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Professor Mark Beasley Discusses The Risks Of Artificial Intelligence To Major Companies

In 2018, more than 55 companies reported to the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) that they list artificial intelligence (AI) in the risk section of their annual reports. By filing AI as a risk, companies are stating that they see AI […]

Dec 6, 2018

10 Risks Execs Around the Globe are Most Concerned About for 2019, NC State Study Shows

When it comes to what businesses are concerned about next year, “digital readiness” might be the phrase keeping executives up at night. That’s according to the 2019 Executive Perspectives on Top Risks, a study published by NC State University’s Poole College […]

Dec 5, 2018  |  Research

Digital Readiness Dominates Top Risk Concerns for Business in 2019, Protiviti-NC State Survey Finds

Looking to the year ahead, executives across the globe are concerned about their company's ability to compete with organizations that are "born digital," according to results from the 2019 Executive Perspectives on Top Risks survey conducted by NC State's Enterprise Risk Initiative and global consulting firm Protiviti.

Jul 25, 2018  |  Poole in the News

4 C’s to Increase the Value of Internal Audit

Protiviti’s Jim DeLoach highlights four C’s directors should consider when evaluating the risk-based audit plans: culture, competitiveness, compliance and cyber, pulling from Protiviti-ERM report.

Jul 2, 2018  |  Poole in the News

Enterprise Risk Management is one of Four Issues for CEOs to Ponder

Linking Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) to strategy is one of four things that this Journal of Accountancy article encourages CEOs to ponder. It cites Mark Beasley, professor of accounting and director of the Enterprise Risk Management Initiative at Poole College, […]

Mar 20, 2018  |  Research

NC State and AICPA Find Growing Corporate Risks Outpace Risk Management Strategies

While most finance leaders agree corporate risks are increasing, less than a third report having complete enterprise risk management processes in place, according to a new report report released by NC State Poole College of Management's Enterprise Risk Management Initiative and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA).