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This 40-page guide is a practical resource for directors who want the most current thinking on how to oversee information technology (IT). Find out how to measure IT performance, leverage emerging technologies and the role of the board in governing information assets.
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Information is a company asset. And the technology infrastructure that supports it is an invaluable resource. But many boards still find themselves discussing IT only when one of two things happens:
IT is an essential element in today’s business environment, and directors must provide effective governance when it comes to the much broader business implications of information technology.
In 20 Questions Directors Should Ask about IT, Gary Baker, an independent IT governance consultant, offers a practical resource for directors. It encourages you not to get lost in the technical detail of IT decisions but ensure that you understand:
Whether your company relies on IT to simply operate smoothly, or whether your IT is a key competitive advantage for new service models or products, this resource provides guidance for directors to ask the right questions, such as:
It’s said that a crisis brings out the best in people and, in most cases, that’s true. But there is a dark side to tough times, as fraudsters prey on people who are uncertain and looking for easy answers.
March 18, 2020
The federal government’s actions and fiscal support to address the widespread and devastating economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic are welcomed by Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada).
Listen to this special edition Practitioner’s Pulse webinar where we answer some frequently asked questions around practice management issues and some key financial reporting and auditing implications of COVID-19.