Many leaders in business organizations of all sizes view the system of Internal Control almost purely as a protective security measure. However, a well-designed internal controls system can and will drive all entity objectives, including successful operations. This session uses information from years of creating internal control systems and concepts from well-respected authoritative pronouncements and frameworks to illustrate the power of a solid and well-supported control system and actions that can help establish such a system. Those who work with internal controls tasked with developing ways to improve operation level capabilities should strongly consider this session.
An overview of controls that drive procedures. Considerations for procedural control development. Understanding and controlling risk that arises when organizations change.
CPAs, accounting, and other business professionals.
List important components and sub-components of an internal control system. Explain how the control environment can help or hinder the operation of control measures and help or hinder operational effectiveness. List important steps that an organization can undertake, specifically related to control development that can drive the methodologies of the entity.
Karl Egnatoff is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) based in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He has worked as a consultant, trainer and programmer related to financial and business technology projects for the past 20 years. Prior to this, Karl worked in public accounting as well as in private sector accounting for a period of approximately six years. He has been teaching group live and web-based continuing education for the past six years. In addition to being a CPA, he is also a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP). Karl is a member of the West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Information Technology Section of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has also achieved a number of technology certifications including Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Certified Software Engineer (CSE) and Certified Integration Developer (CID). During the course of his career, Mr. Egnatoff has owned and operated a number of successful businesses. All of these were business technology entities that provided consulting and training services. The experience he garnered while with these organizations serves him now as he teaches continuing professional education in association with K2 Enterprises. Karl graduated from Marshall University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. During his time in college he participated in division I Cross County competing on the varsity squad. He was also on Marshall’s Track team. Karl and his wife Lana live in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and have been married for twenty-four years. They have two grown sons, Jordan and Steven.
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