Bruce McCuaig


Reporting On The Three Lines Of Defense: The Problem With Truisms

12-Nov-2015 | Bruce McCuaig

“The delay in boarding your flight is caused by the late arrival of the incoming flight.” We’ve all heard this announcement in our travels. There’s a name for a statement like this; it’s

20 Jul 2012 --- Hikers checking direction with compass. --- Image by © Hero/Corbis

Aligning The Three Lines Of Defense: The Enemy Is Us

7-Oct-2015 | Bruce McCuaig

In two of my recent blogs on the Three Lines of Defense (TLoD), I explained why I thought it would transform governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) (Understanding the Three Lines of Defense

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Understanding The Three Lines Of Defense: It’s Not About Defense

28-Sep-2015 | Bruce McCuaig

It’s about collaboration The first thing to realize is that the Three Lines of Defense (TLoD) framework is not about defense at all. The three lines in question are already defending against risk.

Continuous Control Monitoring – An Automotive Perspective

11-Sep-2015 | Bruce McCuaig

Technology provides the ability to continuously scan enormous amounts of information from a huge variety of sources and instantly tell us exactly what we need to know and exactly when we need to know