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  • one's
  • We used these data to examine the relationship between (a) retrospective self-reports of attending segregated schools during one's 1st-to-12th grade education and one's current sense of control, as well as (b) the association between current sense of control and physical performance. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Attending segregated schools for at least half of one's 1st-to-12th grade education was significantly associated with higher scores on the sense of control. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Sarbanes-Oxl
  • Information technology controls have been given increased prominence in corporations listed in the United States by the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. (wikipedia.org)
  • Internal control is a key element of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) of 1977 and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, which required improvements in internal control in United States public corporations. (wikipedia.org)
  • individuals
  • The study is a randomised controlled trial, in which individuals on sick leave either receive psychoeducation and standard case management or standard case management alone. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Physical security - controls to ensure the physical security of information technology from individuals and from environmental risks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Concentration of media ownership (also known as media consolidation or media convergence) is a process whereby progressively fewer individuals or organizations control increasing shares of the mass media. (wikipedia.org)
  • differences
  • Behavior is frequently studied in conjunction with accident research in order to assess causes and differences in accident involvement. (wikipedia.org)
  • performance
  • The association between childhood school desegregation and later life sense of control and physical performance among African Americans is not clear. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We hypothesized that childhood school desegregation adversely affected the sense of control of in later life, and that this reduced sense of control accounts in part for reduced physical performance. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Moreover, sense of control scores either partially or fully mediated the statistically significant beneficial associations between childhood school segregation and physical performance. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Childhood school desegregation was adversely associated with the sense of control of African Americans in later life, and this reduced sense of control appears, in part, to account for their poorer physical performance. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The etiologic mechanism through which childhood school segregation at the time that this cohort experienced it improved the sense of control in later life, which subsequently led to better physical performance, has not been identified. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Control itself exists to keep performance or a state of affairs within what is expected, allowed or accepted. (wikipedia.org)
  • Assess their business system functionality and performance requirements b. (wikipedia.org)
  • develop
  • Develop technical content for internal and external use in specialty area. (simplyhired.com)
  • The primary goal of these assessments was to determine the vulnerability of building air environments, including heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems, to a terrorist attack with chemical, biologic, and radiologic (CBR) agents and to develop cost-effective prevention and control strategies. (cdc.gov)
  • Leverage entity-level controls as appropriate to mitigate risks By leveraging strong entity-level controls, management will be able to develop a more effective and efficient controls evaluation strategy. (wikipedia.org)
  • framework
  • COBIT is a widely utilized framework containing best practices for both ITGC and application controls. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also, identify important entity-level controls that may be missing in the current framework. (wikipedia.org)
  • These indicators provide the basis to switch from a qualitative to a quantitative culture in IT Security Scope of measurements: External and internal threats (attempt and success), user's deviant behaviours, nonconformities and/or vulnerabilities (software, configuration, behavioural, general security framework). (wikipedia.org)
  • financial
  • Full IMA certification requires an earned bachelor's degree in finance, accounting or economics, successful passing of the CMA exam, and two years of documented work experience in preparation of financial statements, financial planning and analysis, auditing (external or internal), budget preparation and reporting, corporate investment decision making, or costing analysis (this experience requirement can be earned prior to, or within 7 years of passing the CMA examination). (cambridgecollege.edu)
  • Conduct studies and research on fiscal policy in the light of financial and economic developments both internal and external. (wikipedia.org)
  • ensure
  • IT application or program controls are fully automated (i.e., performed automatically by the systems) designed to ensure the complete and accurate processing of data, from input through output. (wikipedia.org)
  • These controls may also help ensure the privacy and security of data transmitted between applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • Categories of IT application controls may include: Completeness checks - controls that ensure all records were processed from initiation to completion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Validity checks - controls that ensure only valid data is input or processed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Identification - controls that ensure all users are uniquely and irrefutably identified. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the specific transaction level, internal controls refers to the actions taken to achieve a specific objective (e.g., how to ensure the organization's payments to third parties are for valid services rendered. (wikipedia.org)
  • Entity-level controls are internal controls that help ensure that management directives pertaining to the entire entity are carried out. (wikipedia.org)
  • METHODS
  • METHODS: Forty-four controls (15 males, 15 females, and 14 parous females) and 28 incontinent parous females (with and without a sphincter defect) were studied. (biomedsearch.com)
  • It also recommends best practices and methods of evaluation of an enterprise's IT controls. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • In November 2001, this team assessed six buildings, including a large hospital and medical research facility, a museum, a transportation building, two large office buildings, and an office/laboratory building. (cdc.gov)
  • However, the variance still could not be identified even after the client deployed an internal team to research it. (protiviti.com)
  • NKSC has carried out extensive research on the effects and impacts of external media on the North Korean people, and has carried out many seminars on information dissemination and control in North Korea. (wikipedia.org)
  • team
  • Weekly assignments will be divided into two parts: individual deliveries to assess each student\'s skills to apply the fundamentals learned in class, and team deliveries that will reflect the group\'s ability to apply such fundamentals into a real design problem. (harvard.edu)
  • generally
  • In nations described as authoritarian by most international think-tanks and NGOs, media ownership is generally something very close to the complete state control over information in direct or indirect ways. (wikipedia.org)
  • expectations
  • Early work on the topic of expectations about control of reinforcement had been performed in the 1950s by James and Phares (prepared for unpublished doctoral dissertations supervised by Rotter at The Ohio State University). (wikipedia.org)