Joanne Chiedi, Former Principal Deputy Inspector General OIG, HHS, expressed a goal a few years ago to make the OIG more “adaptable and nimble.” Organizations can do the same by ensuring full access to their data for monitoring. Compliance holes can quickly become liabilities that could invite government intervention.
Compliance Carl has made agility his personal goal. However, time is finite for a busy compliance professional. He must make do with the limited time he has available to him. So during his lunch break, Carl enjoys jogging on the treadmill. While sprinting, he solves a weekly crossword puzzle. He feels that this strategy will help him achieve his agility goals and increase mental sharpness.
Compliance Carl, like many compliance officers, will go to great lengths to prevent non-compliance. How do you stay nimble?