Harder to Audit Companies When Working Remote

Today’s Wall Street Journal highlights an issue for auditors – How to do a good job auditing when everyone is working remotely?  Normally the process includes meeting face to face with people across the organization, noticing relationships among employees, spot checking invoices, disbursements, etc.  How can you verify inventory when you are not able to be there looking at it?

For the complete article to to https://www.wsj.com/articles/auditors-struggle-to-access-data-count-inventory-during-remote-work-11598952600?mod=searchresults&page=1&pos=1

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