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Auditing Culture: Familiar Techniques

Online Exclusives ​James Roth, PhD, CIA, CCSA, CRMA Mar 20, 2020

There's no need to reinvent the wheel — a combination of tried and true methods can go a long way on culture audits.

​The idea of auditing culture can be intimidating to internal auditors. How can you find objective evidence about something that is inherently subjective? Do you need strange new techniques and psychologists on the audit staff?

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​James Roth, PhD, CIA, CCSA, CRMA

James Roth is president of AuditTrends LLC in Hastings, Minn., and author of Best Practices: Evaluating the Corporate Culture. He received Internal Auditor’s John B. Thurston award for the article, “How to Audit Culture” and conducts the seminar, Auditing Culture: Challenges and Proven Techniques for The IIA.