It is difficult to get buy-in at the very top in organizations because business continuity management is wrongly seen as an operational issue. In a booming economy, it is relatively easier to get sufficient resources to deal with any adverse incident that may occur. However, in these more challenging times, there is less confidence in… Continue reading Getting Business Continuity Buy-In
Why is that some hospitals have far higher death rates for the same operations than others? Atul Gawande reports on research at the University of Michigan in his recent commencement address at Williams College, which sheds light on the issue. To read the article, please click here: http://www.forbes.com/sites/stevedenning/2012/06/27/having-problems-managing-risk-try-rescue-management/
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT ears ago you saw a need in your company for a tool that would allow you to communicate to people when emergencies happened. You innovated how your company operated in times of crisis. Instead of relying on call trees, you implemented a mass notification tool… Continue reading Relevant Communications: What Mass Notification is Missing
A one-stop information and resource center to help residents and businesses affected by the Waldo Canyon fire has opened on the west edge of downtown Colorado Springs. The El Paso County Disaster Recovery Center is designed as a central location to answer questions and provide assistance on filing insurance claims, rebuilding homes, receiving grief counseling… Continue reading WALDO CANYON FIRE: Disaster Recovery Center opens
Informational Update For July 3, 2012 Manage and recover with Hybrid Cloud – When Minutes Matter Most Wednesday, July 18, 2012 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT (REGISTER NOW!) Did you know that business downtime can cost an Small to mid-sized business an average of $1,230 dollars per minute? So what happens when a disaster… Continue reading July 3, 2012: Manage and recover with Hybrid Cloud – When Minutes Matter Most
Fall World 2012 Features Cutting-Edge Topics! Find the solutions for the toughest challenges at Fall World 2012. Our speakers are industry experts who will deliver solid, unbiased methods to conquer all the challenges facing business continuity practitioners today. Our General Sessions are held each morning and are targeted to all attendees. Join us to learn… Continue reading July 2, 2012: Fall World 2012 Features Cutting-Edge Topics!