1. 8 Corporate Incompetencies of BC Planning

    There are eight Corporate Competencies that our organization has identified as essential to support an optimal business continuity program (BCP). The first seven address the key behaviors of the BC program. The eighth Corporate Competency, program content, addresses how your organization implements…Read More

  2. Are you a Business Continuity Ninja?

    Are you ready for ANY disaster? Do you have ninja-like reflexes? Is your superpower continuity? You may not be able to anticipate and avert a crisis every time but do you know how to expect the unexpected... In too many cases, some quite recently, the worst possible risks tend to be something that n…Read More

  3. 9 Questions You MUST Ask When Purchasing BCM Software

    Asking the right questions can make all the difference on which business continuity or disaster recovery planning software system to buy. It doesn't have to be a leap of faith if you ask the right questions. I can't stress enough, never be afraid to ask questions, lots of questions, really push and …Read More

  4. Business Continuity Planning is NOT Just an IT Thing

    You have a great business continuity plan. You analyzed your network, you eliminated all the single points of failure, all your departments defined RTOs for all their systems, you have continuous cloud backup, and you have a warm site waiting just in case your data center gets a cootie infestation. …Read More

  5. CyberSecurity HACKS…to Avoid Getting Hacked!

    It seems like we read about or see new stories of cyber security breaches and hacking on a regular basis nowadays. A cyber-attack can lead to financial and reputational losses from which it can be very difficult to recover. A cybersecurity breach can negatively impact your business continuity and fo…Read More

  6. Build a BCM Program in 7 Steps!

    Effectively fulfilling your role as a business continuity executive means not only understanding your organization’s ability to remain resilient in the face of any disruptive event or disaster, but also proactively contribute, sanction and enforce an effective business continuity program. Below is…Read More

  7. 5 Ways to Ensure Optimal Outcomes in Your Resilience Program

    Are you getting optimal outcomes for your organizational resilience & business continuity plans? Do you even have a way to measure this? Don't worry, we have a short infographic that can show you the 5 things you need to consider when managing a disaster recovery & organizational resilience …Read More

  8. 6 Things to Nix, so your Disaster Recovery Plan is Effective

    Every organization or business, regardless of revenue or staff size, needs to understand what is truly critical to keep operations going, and how long the business can function without certain elements, components or dependencies. This includes considering how long the business can survive both fina…Read More

  9. Scenarios and Consequences

    The ideas that generally drive Emergency Management and Business Continuity efforts are connected to events that can or have previously caused harm to our constituents or our business. The severity of an event and the perception of its severity both have influence on planning associated with the eve…Read More