Assertiveness Skills for Auditors
Learn how to be assertive as an auditor, but not overbearing
This training session discusses the definition of assertiveness, why assertive behavior is important to auditors, behavior styles, the ABC’s of behavior, communication tools, body language and tone of voice signals, and techniques for being assertive.
- Identify your current level of assertiveness
- Identify Assertive, Non-Assertive, and Aggressive behavior styles
- Learn how to develop positive assertiveness in your thoughts, words, and behaviors
- Learn how to apply assertiveness skills in your personal and professional lives
This is a previously recorded 90 minute AuditNet® webinar with Jim Kaplan and Bill Woodington
AuditNet® is the Global Resource for Auditors, and serves the global audit community as the primary communications resource with an online digital network where auditors share resources, tools, and experiences including audit work programs and other audit documentation.
As the first online portal for the global audit community, AuditNet® has been at the forefront of audit websites dedicated to promoting the use of technology. http://www.auditnet.org/
Jim Kaplan, the founder of AuditNet®, became a Certified Internal Auditor in 1984. He has continuously promoted and encouraged the use of technology and the Internet for audit productivity.
As an active member of the IIA, he has held many positions at the local and International level. He is a founding member of the Northern Virginia Chapter and served as Chapter President in 1989. He retired from his government audit director position in 2005. He is the founder and President of AuditNet®, the global resource for auditors, and has been identified as an Internet for Auditors pioneer. Jim's contributions to the profession were recognized by the IIA (2007 Bradford Cadmus award) and the Association of Local Government Auditors (Lifetime Achievement Award). In addition to the IIA, he is a member of the Association of Local Government Auditors and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.