Forrester Research and Disaster Recovery Journal have partnered to field a number of market studies on business continuity (BC) and disaster recovery (DR) trends in order to gather data for company comparison and benchmarking, to guide research, and for the publication of best practices and recommendations. This study, which focuses on BC maturity and preparedness, was first fielded in 2008 and then again in 2011, 2014, and 2018. That first study provided us with a baseline for BC preparedness we can now compare to all the subsequent studies to see how BC maturity and preparedness are trending across time. These…
The Next Chapter for Business: Navigating the Return to Work
The COVID pandemic has been running wild for exactly one year—but fortunately it seems to have run its course. At...
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DRJ and Lambert Learning Debut Entry-Level BC Course with a Focus on Action
After more than 30 years in the business continuity industry, I’ve noticed that most newcomers are looking for practical instruction....
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Count Me In: Why I Value Face-to-Face Collaboration
Do you remember that line kids say when they’re playing hide and seek? “Ready or not, here I come?” That’s...
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Re-entering the Workplace After COVID-19
A continuity plan refers to a plan of action meant to maintain business functions during a major event or disruption....
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