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Author: Jon Murry on

Getting your Business Continuity Management Framework in Order

Business continuity management (BCM) is about identifying what your business can’t afford to lose – information, inventory, premises, staff – and planning how to maintain them if a disruptive incident occurs: large or small, natural, accidental or deliberate. But while this may seem a daunting prospect, determining your business continuity management strategy and response can […]

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Author: Tracey (Forbes) Rice on

Ever Try To Turn Your Business Continuity Management Program On Its Head?

We do a business impact analysis. We identify risks. We put in place a business continuity management program. Presto chango, we achieve comprehensive business resiliency. To put it baldly, “Yeah. Right.” That may have been true in the days when the risks we contended with were statistically predictable, quantifiable, and insurable. Things like fires, hurricanes, earthquakes, […]

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Author: Tracey (Forbes) Rice on

The Resilient 4’s Business Continuity: Don’t Just Prevent Chaos – Thrive In The Midst Of It

Ever find yourself in the middle of a total catastrophe? Despite all your best laid plans, the most advanced technology, all your past experience … everything that could go wrong, has gone wrong? This, my friends, is chaos. And if you are engaged in business continuity (BC) planning, it is not to be feared, but […]

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