BarnOwl Newsletter: January 2016

BarnOwl Newsletter

January Edition 2016


In this month’s issue:

1. Feature Article – ” Keys Areas of Risk affected by Social Media

2. Latest Insights – “Compliance Software Buyer’s Guide”

3. Latest Event News & Upcoming Events

4. Tip of the Month


Feature Article
Four Key Areas of Risk affected by Social Media

The prolific rise of social media, particularly over the past 6 years has created many new commercial and marketing opportunities for business. Many organisations are seeing the real and measurable benefits of adopting social media into their marketing and business strategies, elevating the customer and prospect base. However, social media inherently carries risk which interconnected with many areas of an organisation’s risk taxonomy.

Latest Insights
Compliance Software Buyer’s Guide

Download the Compliance Software Buyer’s Guide which contains important information for evaluating compliance software
solutions. This includes:

  • The need for Compliance
  • What do the standards say?
  • The compliance process
  • What will the BarnOwl compliance software do for me?
  • Steps to the successful implementation of compliance software
  • Considerations and key questions when buying compliance software
  • Key feature
    comparison checklist


Latest Event News
Spotlight Session

BarnOwl proudly presented a “Spotlight” Session on the 27th January 2016 covering the topic of KRIs and KPIs.


BarnOwl’s Key indicator functionality covers Risk indicators (KRIs), Control indicators (KCIs) and Objective indicators (KPIs). We highlighted features such as the ability to capture Key indicators in the Process or Template trees, building a library of reusable standard data for applying to relevant business units and reporting.

Upcoming Events
Topic: The Biggest Risks are Sometimes the Ones We Never Talk About
Date: 26th February 2016

Guest Speaker

Miles Crisp


B.Com CTA Chartered Accountant (S.A)


CEO – Tarsus Technologies Group

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BarnOwl is a fully integrated governance, enterprise risk management, compliance and audit software solution used by over 200 organisations in Africa, Europe and the UK. BarnOwl supports best practice risk management, compliance and audit frameworks (e.g. COSO, ISO31000, Compliance Institute’s handbook, International Professional Practice Framework), whilst offering a highly flexible and configurable parameter-driven system allowing you to configure BarnOwl to meet your specific requirements.
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