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Wednesday, 21 November 2007 23:17

What A Difference A Day Makes

Written by  Dan Perry, CBCP

This article is intended, believe it or not, to be a positive prediction of the contingency planning direction necessary to prepare the industry for the mid to long-term contingency planning future. In my capacity, I quickly realized that the magnitude of personal and business losses and trauma caused by the horrors of Sept. 11 would drive me crazy if I didn’t believe that something positive must be gained from that experience. In my opinion, this event is a warning, or wake-up call, giving us a glimpse at the real contingency planning challenges facing us as we traverse through the early 21st century. Some of the immediate impacts: