The Center for Audit Quality has issued its annual request for proposals to fund independent academic research on projects of interest to the auditing profession. Proposals need to include a description of the research question, how the research fits into the existing literature, specific predictions, and details of the proposed methodology, as well as the resources necessary to complete the study, a timeline, and an itemized budget. Click here for more information. The CAQ's request for proposals targets these topics of interest for
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Download PDF. The Center for Audit Quality CAQ is an autonomous public policy organization dedicated to enhancing investor confidence and public trust in the global capital markets. The CAQ is committed to providing opportunities for the academic community to work closely with the profession. In , the Center established a Research Advisory Board RAB , comprised of representatives from academia and the profession, which reviews proposals relating to scholarly research in auditing. In the past 12 years, the RAB has awarded 48 grants for independent academic research projects on topics of interest to the profession.
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Oftentimes with proposals, a disengagement of concept can invoke inconsistencies in how a company communicates from practice to practice, sector to sector, market to market. A proposal process quality audit is a giant step toward remedying these counterefforts and can help mold a new pathway toward a unified, consistent and effective voice for your company. A process quality audit helps monitor compliance with your established proposal process and best practices, while exposing those areas in need of stronger adherence. The following recommendations were developed through my own experiences with company-wide inconsistencies, and my trial-ridden steps using proposal process audits to sculpt a unified baseline of proposal quality. Hopefully, these steps will provide secure guideposts for you to develop your own program.
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