Struggling With Records Management for BCP

Feeling overwhelmed when it comes to records management for your Business Continuity Planning? Whether it’s printed documents, Word documents, spreadsheets, images, emails, or even hand-written notes, it can easily become a struggle to keep your head above water as you attempt to keep track of everything. The following post presents some

The Global Business Continuity Management Program Benchmarking Study

The Continuity Insights and KPMG LLP Global Business Continuity Management Program Benchmarking Study, which surveyed 349 executives from more than 30 countries, is a comprehensive analysis of the current state of BCM programs and the drivers for further program development. It explores changes to the global risk landscape, regulatory requirements,

Principles of Managing Through Extraordinary Change

We are all accustomed to operating in an environment of change; e.g. organizational, regulatory, changes in executive appetite, budgetary, and evolving standards. But, how would you cope with change that is coming so quickly from within your organization? There is no time to reset resiliency strategy or your program resources.

Web Applications Weakest Spot in Network Defenses per 2017 Cloud Security Report

Alert Logic has released the 2017 Cloud Security Report which analyzes real-world security data to identify cyber-attack trends in attacker behavior and security practices. The report findings are based on data from more than 3,800 cloud, on-premises, and hybrid cloud customers and more than two million security incidents was analyzed

BCM Service Provider/Critical Supplier/Supply Chain Management Assessment

BC Management is conducting its annual BCM Service Provider/Critical Supplier/Supply Chain Management Assessment. The survey will be used to assess BCM service providers (alternate site, software, notification and mobile recovery) and critical/ third-party suppliers. Key findings will determine: What is being spent on BCM service providers and are they meeting your

10 Critical Indicators of a Sound Business Continuity Program

Is your business continuity program in good health? Does it include what many experts consider the most critical element of any business continuity program? These 10 indicators will help you make sure that your program is on track regardless of your industry or company size. 1539

CI New York Conference “Millennial Spotlight” Session – Leveraging the Me Culture to Your Advantage

Let’s shed some light on the Millennial stereotype. This highly educated and technically competent generation is our future and should be capitalized upon. In this 2017 Continuity Insights New York Conference session, Victoria Healy, a Marketing Business Analyst with BC in the Cloud, will discuss how to motivate and integrate

What Will Your New BC Program Look Like One Year Later?

How much can you expect to create, develop, and mature in your first year managing a new business continuity program? Sometimes the questions are more important than the answers. What is reasonable to promise? What do you prioritize? And how do you gain support? Follow one BC professional’s journey of

Senior Level Support, Diligence, and Planning Keys to Critical Infrastructure Cyber Security

Operational resilience and cyber security is the foundation of critical infrastructure protection. Dr. Jim Kennedy, the chief consulting officer of Cyber/Critical Infrastructure Security Services for SecuritySolutions, has outlined a process to aid critical infrastructure operations, utilizing the CIPP Risk Management Framework coupled with an effective governance model, in addressing cyber