BCP Software or BCP Consultants? The eternal question answered!

Which is the better option – BCP Software or BCP Consultants? Which avenue is best for your business model? What should drive your decision when it comes to navigating this eternal business continuity question? Join Continuity Insights for BCP Software or BCP Consultants? The eternal question answered!, a complementary webinar to

The Effective and Efficient “Non-Standard BIA”

While there is a lot of talk about BIAs and BIA methodologies these days, can a combined BIA/Risk Assessment make it easier and faster to collect necessary information, make decisions, and develop both business unit and technology recovery plans? Join Kathleen Lucey, President of Montague Risk Management and Program Director for

Web Forum: Fine-Tuning Situational Awareness to Your Organization

The Global Resilience Network and the Metropolitan Resilience Network, hosted by the International Center for Enterprise Preparedness (INTERCEP) at New York University, are presenting a Live Web Forum on “Fine-Tuning Situational Awareness to Your Organization.” The forum is scheduled for Tuesday, September 25 at 11:00 a.m. eastern time. This session will

Understanding Differences Between Disaster Recovery (DR) and Business Continuity (BC)

By Bob Alsan: For over two decades, I have been on a crusade to educate companies on terminology differences among Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity. Throughout my career, I have held roles in each area as Director of Business Continuity or Director of Disaster Recovery.  Most companies don’t know the job

Leveraging Your BCM Program in Cyber Security Incident Response

The immediate reaction to a cyber-security incident is the FUD factor (Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt); more like ‘chickens running around with their head cut off’. In the event of a data breach the RTO goes ‘out of the window’ and response is based on RTO=0. An agile response requires tested

Five Steps to Help You Discover Organizational Resilience

Organizational resilience helps an organization to combat disruptive and unforeseen forces through sheer management in order to succeed, prosper, and benefit those involved. It teaches an organization to hold its ground when exposed to chaotic harm or disputes that threaten to break an enterprise apart. In order to discover organizational resilience,

BCM Makes Good Business Sense in Today’s Risky Business Environment

The foundation of a resilient organization begins with a well-designed, implemented, and maintained Business Continuity Management System. And the building blocks of that foundation are the standards, guidelines, and best practices that provide guidance in continuity planning to protect against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from disruptive incidents. In this

How Does Your Business Continuity Plan Stack-up Against Others?

If you’re curious to know where your business continuity plan falls compared to others in the industry, Firestorm’s BCM Trending Index Study will give you the chance to learn what the most successful programs are doing. This is the last week to participate in the 11th annual survey. The study is