Deloitte Point of View
Deloitte developed these "Points of View"; on current hot topics to share with the marketplace expertise on questions that affect board and audit committee members.
|The future of productivity
A wake-up call for Canadian companies
Many companies are completely unaware that they are investing significantly less than their counterparts. As a result, they have failed to take advantage of the many productivity improvement policies and incentives put in place by governments in recent decades to grow their businesses. The report suggests that changing the behaviour of these companies through better competitive intelligence offers the best opportunity to start reversing the decline in relative productivity performance that has seen Canada fall to 13th among 16 peer countries.
|Changing the system: the top 10 sustainability challenges for Canadian businesses in 2013
In addition to setting out the 10 challenges that limit sustainable development for Canadian businesses, this report considers the actions business leaders must take on a go-forward basis.
|What Canada’s new anti-spam law means to you
If your organization sends texts, tweets, Facebook posts, emails or any other electronic communication in connection with a commercial activity, you will need to consider Canada’s Anti-Spam Law (CASL).
|Progress in inches, miles to go
A benchmarking study of women’s leadership in Canada
This comprehensive benchmarking study outlines the uneven progress female leaders have made in Canada and the challenges they face in achieving parity in various sectors.
|Adding insight to audit
Transforming internal audit through data analytics
Leading internal audit functions are embracing recent enhancements in data mining technology and data visualization tools to deliver results more dynamically in response to risk, dive deeper into organizational data, and deliver profound fact-based insights.
This research explored the opinions of over 1,000 Deloitte Millennials. In addition, Deloitte sponsored a survey by the Economist Intelligence Unit of 390 business leaders around the world (over 50% of them C-suite). Both surveys considered the purpose, impact, and leadership of business in wider society.
Harnessing social media
How to use social media effectively, while managing the risks it presents for businesses.
|The Risk Intelligent CFO
Converting risk into opportunity
CFOs are strategically positioned to recognize, manage, and report risks and opportunities to key stakeholders.
|Risk health check. When is yours?
Identify steps to improve your risk intelligence capability
Our ERM maturity model combined with our ERM diagnostic approach will assist organizations with understanding their current ERM capability and determining their desired ERM capability.