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“People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.” – Theodore Roosevelt

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I’m out of the office next week to enjoy some quiet time before the holidays.  I’m not saying that this comic is 100% accurate, but I’m guessing that my week will shape up at least a little bit like this. (via HeyMonster) I’ll be back with more posts after Thanksgiving.

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Continuing on the Digitalization perspective, here is an excellent TED Talk from Tom Gruber (creator of Siri) talking about the potential impact that Artificial Intelligence will have in the near future.  The most interesting thing that Tom covers is the idea of Humanistic AI, the pairing of human experts with specialized artificial intelligence.  I’m fascinated […]

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Protiviti recently published a blog post on Digital Innovation and how to transition the ideas generated in the boardroom to something that can be practically implemented.  While the article references Financial Services companies, most of the concepts are relevant across all industries.  The point that resonated most with me was that it’s time for organizations […]

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“Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment.  Full effort is full victory.” – Mahatma Gandhi

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i on Hunger 2017

Today was Protiviti Lake Erie’s annual i on Hunger event supporting Rise Against Hunger. For the second year in a row, we hosted the event at Youth Challenge, a Cleveland based organization that brings together young people with physical disabilities and teen volunteers through adapted sports, recreation and social growth activities. I am very thankful […]

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It’s cold and flu season again.  Consider this the public service announcement gently suggesting you work from home….  

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Today, I’m excited to announce that I’ll be representing Protiviti at the Information Security Day conference hosted by the Pittsburgh Chapter of ISACA.  Not only will you be able to meet with several of my Protiviti colleagues and I, but I will also be presenting to the group on Digitalization: What does it mean for IT […]

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Protiviti’s Jim DeLoach and Brian Christensen have been sharing their insights on the Corporate Compliance Insights blog on the Internal Auditor of the Future and the vision of how current audit functions should be transformed to meet future needs. Here are the three parts of the series which all internal auditors should read: Internal Auditors: […]

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“Start where you are.  Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe TM – Good advice for today as I run the EQT 10 Miler in Pittsburgh.

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