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 People Centric Skills - Communication and Interpersonal Skills for Internal Auditors

Chapter Training
2/6/2018 8:00 AM
2/6/2018 12:00 PM
225 West Wacker Drive, 4th Floor Wacker Room, Chicago | Illinois
Event Date: Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Event Time: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm (Registration/Continental Breakfast), 7:30 - 8:00 am
Event Location: 225 West Wacker Drive, 4th Floor Wacker Room, Chicago 60606
CPEs: 4
Cost: $75.00 IIA Member/Non-Member
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Highly-regarded speaker and author Danny M. Goldberg will spend the day focusing on “People-Centric Skills”, with topics based on his book of the same title.  Topics of discussion include conflict management, email leading practices, building strong relationships and rapport building.  Do not miss this opportunity to see one of the highest rated speakers at the past few IIA national conferences.  Mr. Goldberg will also have his book available for sale at the discounted price of $25 (cover price $45).

Clients can be difficult to communicate with, regardless of their understanding/support of internal audit.  Without constant and transparent communication, relationships can go south quickly.  This half-day course will take attendees through leading practices in communication ALL levels of Internal Auditors.

Learning Objectives:
·         Building effective relationships with clients
·         Maximize the effectiveness of email communication
·         Watch-Out Words: Learn to Communicate NOT like an Auditor
·         Effectively managing audit teams through continuous communication

About the Speaker:
Danny M. Goldberg is a well-known speaker on internal auditing and People-Centric Skills. Danny co-authored People-Centric© Skills: Communication and Interpersonal Skills for Internal Auditors, via Wiley Publications.  This is the first book published specifically to address the wide-ranging topic of communication skills for internal auditors.  It will be offered through the IIA and ISACA bookstores in Fall, 2015.  Danny is accredited as the professional commentator on the publication BNA Tax and Accounting Portfolio, Internal Auditing: Fundamental Principles(Accounting Policy and Practice Series), which is authored by renowned audit scholars Curtis C. Verschoor and Mort A. Dittenhofer – co-author of Sawyer’s Internal Auditing.  Additionally, Danny named as one of the Fort Worth Business Press 40 Under 40 for 2014.  He has also published numerous articles in trade magazines, including:
·         HFTP Journal: Practice Ethics (November 2014)
·         College & University Auditor (March 2014 Cover) – Project Management
·         The Audit Report (Critical Thoughts on Critical Thinking, June 2013) – Cover Article
·         ISACA Journal (The Importance of the ARA, Volume 4, 2012)

Danny currently works with over 100 professional associations around the world and numerous Fortune 1000 companies, assisting in their professional development efforts.  Mr. Goldberg has been recognized as a top speaker at numerous events over the past three years, including:

·         Third Rated Speaker, 2015 IIA All-Star Conference
·         One of the Top Rated Sessions, 2015 IIA GAM Conference
·         8th rated speaker 2015 MISTI AuditWorld
·         3rd and 10th rated speaker 2014 and 2015 ISACA CACS
·         One of the Top Rated Speakers, 2014 IIA All-Star Conference
·         7th rated speaker, 2014 ISACA ISRM Conference
·         One of the Top Rated Speakers, 2014 IIA Mid-Atlantic Conference
·         One of the Top Rated Speakers, 2014 IIA Gaming Conference
·         4th rated speaker – 2014 IIA All-Star Conference

Mr. Goldberg is a very active member of the Institute of Internal Auditors, both at a local and national level.  Leadership roles include:
·         Current IIA Fort Worth Chapter Board Member
·         Current IIA Dallas and Fort Worth Chapter Programs Committee Co-Chair (for the past three years)
·         Former Member of the IIA North American Learning Committee, 2014
Danny is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified in the Governance of Enterprise Information Technology, Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control, Certified in Risk Management Assurance, has obtained his Certification in Control Self-Assessment and is a Chartered Global Management Accountant.

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