Describe your worst day as a business continuity professional. That’s the first question asked when taking on the position in an interview. It’s rarely the accomplishments, accolades, or awards. It’s the response, recovery, and demonstrated resilience from the event which has the highest impact. If the answer to the question is a bunch of “I’s and Me’s,” you can move on to the next candidate. Why? Because after the calamity it takes a village for activation. The Village People: A Circle of Trust The village is more than the business continuity management team. The village is the circle of trust…
4 Steps to Building a Business Case for Business Continuity Management
After the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks and the late 2000s financial crisis, the popularity of business continuity management systems...
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It Is Time to Tackle the Challenges of the ‘Last Mile(s)’
The logistics industry has faced multiple new pressures over the last two years, beginning with the COVID-19 pandemic and snowballing...
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DEI as a Business Continuity Topic
When someone mentions the term DEI, it typically evokes a whirlwind of thoughts in the mind of that individual. For...
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Preparing For a BIA
So, you’ve convinced management to let you conduct a BIA. Congratulations! However, if you are tempted to immediately jump in...
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