EQ addresses what we were never taught in school--soft/people skills. Communications (part of soft skill) is also cited as the top ten qualities desired for CAE's per the most recent survey conducted by the IIA.
Essential Skills for Every Internal Auditor’s Toolbox
· Review what soft skills are and how they are important for success.
· Discuss “soft skills” versus “hard skills.”
· Gain an understanding of emotional and cultural intelligence, illustrated by real life examples.
· Discover how and why emotional intelligence is critical for internal auditors.
· Learn how emotional intelligence is measured.
· Explore methodologies for developing your emotional and cultural intelligence.
· Case studies for emotional and cultural intelligence.
SPEAKER BIO: Jannies Sun Burlingame, CPA is the Founder and Principle Consultant of IntelSource Consulting Corporation, which specializes in delivering business solutions to Fortune 1000 Companies in the areas of risk and audit advisory. A proud Wolverine, Trojan, and National Beta Alpha Psi James Burn Scholar, Jannies launched her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC). At PwC, she acquired an extensive amount of audit and IPO experience on various high-profile Fortune 500 clients. Jannies developed her skills further as an in-house manager in both internal audit and regulatory risk assurance. Throughout her collective 12-year tenure in these organizations, Jannies worked in multiple industries, which included Banking, Government, High- Technology, Telecommunications, and entertainment, either as a leader or key member of audit engagement teams.
Jannies has traveled extensively throughout the United States, Europe, and China and has successfully completed multilingual audit engagements in both Chinese and German related to Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. She has also trained numerous global corporations on audit methodology, risk management, and Sarbanes-Oxley, and J-SOX over the last decade.
DIRECTIONS TO TRAINING FACILITY:
The meeting will be held at Air Force Audit Agency. The address is:
5023 4th St.
Building Number 2640
March ARB, CA
From the Cactus Avenue exit (off the 215 fwy), go East towards the March Air Force Reserve Base.
You will turn right on Riverside drive then left on to Z Street, and then an immediate left on 2nd Street.
Proceed along the fence line for about 200 yards, and you will come to the gate entrance.
An electric gate with a combination controls access to our building complex. There will be someone there to open the gate.