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BC Has Been Very Good To Me

Written by  PATRICK RIDDER

In the late 70s, Garrett Morris portrayed a fictional character named “Chico Esquela” on Saturday Night Live. His catch phrase was, “Baseball has been berry berry good to me.” In homage to that character, I can say that business continuity has been very good to me. The expanse of responsibilities has helped me develop a business acumen I would not have otherwise acquired. I am eternally grateful for this experienceIn the interest of altruism and gratitude, we reach a point in our careers where we would like to give something back. Look for an opportunity to repay an industry that has provided both learning and growth. I thought I had found that opportunity when I volunteered for the Disaster Recovery Journal Editorial Advisory Board. It seemed simple enough. I would associate with a group of like-minded professionals committed to advancing the status of the BCM/DR industry by developing various resources for practitioners in