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 Training: Increasing the Effectiveness of Audits

Chapter Event
12/6/2013 8:30 AM
12/6/2013 4:30 PM
Tallahassee Community College | Florida
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Stephanie Dupree, CIA, CFE, CGAP
Institute of Internal Auditors-Tallahassee Chapter


Friday December 6, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EST

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Tallahassee Community College
444 Appleyard Drive
Workforce Development Training Room 123
Tallahassee, FL 32304

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The Institute of Internal Auditors-Tallahassee Chapter

is pleased to announce:

"Increasing the Effectiveness of Audits: Mitigating the Risk from a Lack of Effective Communication"

Presented By: Julie Kowalski
CPE Hours: 7
Looking to “find” more time? Leverage communications in audit work? Create supportive versus defensive climates? Save hours of time, energy & frustration? Come hear speaker extraordinaire Julie Kowalski share the tips, tools and knowledge to help you mitigate and even eliminate risk surrounding the lack of effective communications in audit work.
The amount of time & energy that are wasted in audits is frustrating and draining! In this highly interactive and dynamic session you will learn the skills & behaviors required for success as well as explore how to leverage communications in audit work saving you hours of headaches, frustrations and time!
This is an opportunity for you to engage with others and to roll up your sleeves and participate in energizing small group discussions and exercises. We will learn the 4 communications styles, & learn our own primary and secondary communication style as well as learn how to use this knowledge to have our messages received in the most favorable way possible. We will also walk away with tools that we can immediately apply to make our teams more functional and enjoyable. We will explore how to create a supportive (versus defensive) climate through our everyday communications and learn how to turn complaints into requests, thus once implemented will eliminate complaints!
Don’t miss this opportunity to significantly increase the effectiveness of your communications and save time, money, energy and frustration! A must attend for all auditors regardless of level or experience!
Julie Kowalski is a seasoned thought leader, consultant, executive coach and facilitator. She’s also an energetic, and spirited professional trainer. Through her own working history, Julie has gained valuable insight and acumen into the science of what it takes to start and run successful businesses as well as the art of earning and retaining customer and employee loyalty. Julie maintains working relationships with a wide variety of business owners and executives from small family-owned businesses to Fortune 100 companies.
Julie has spent her career helping employees create self-sufficient and streamlined processes which lead customers to be delighted and staff to be rewarded with success. Focuses include: development and implementation of effective business processes, management, leadership, sales, customer service, and marketing tools. Julie’s enthusiasm and energy naturally encourage her participants to actively engage in learning.
Besides being named one of the “World’s Most Creative Thinkers” by bestselling author Seth Godin (Purple Cow), Julie possesses 24 years of first hand business experience. Her accomplishments include personally starting and successfully managing multi-million dollar companies.
Julie has been facilitating the learning of best practices in Sales, Customer Service, Marketing, Business operations, Leadership, Management, Coaching and Mentoring Programs for the past 11+ years.
  • Member: $125
  • Non-member: $150
Parking for this event is free
We look forward to seeing you at the training event.
Stephanie Dupree, CIA, CFE, CGAP
Vice President of Training
Institute of Internal Auditors--Tallahassee Chapter