Fundamental Components of a Business Continuity Plan

By Agility Recovery: Having the right plans and procedures in place for dealing with crises is only half the battle. The fundamental components of a business continuity plan must include workspace recovery, cyber resilience, change management, and several other elements. Additionally, sharing a business continuity plan with the essential personnel and educating them

NAVEX Global Announces New Integrations Between Its Risk and Compliance Solutions

NAVEX Global® has announced enhancements to its leading integrated risk and compliance management solutions which allow for a more holistic view of enterprise-wide risk. The enhancements are part of an ongoing strategy to increase interoperability between risk management systems and key compliance program functionality. In this initial phase, the company’s third-party

10 Steps to Tabletop Exercising Success Part 2

By Tam Williams, KingsBridgeBCP: In part one of 10 Steps to Tabletop Exercising Success we covered “Choosing the Correct Format,” “Updating Your Plan,” “Picking and Appropriate Scenario,” “Seeking Expertise,” and “Selecting Appropriate Facilitation.” In part two we’ll address the next five steps in achieving tabletop exercising success beginning with “Capture.” [Read part

New Webinar: Revolutionizing the Business Continuity Discipline

Revolutionizing the Business Continuity Discipline will be the featured topic during the next installment of the Continuity Insights Webinar Series scheduled for Thursday, December 17, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. ET. This live Q&A discussion will feature Mark Armour, Director Global Business Continuity for Brink’s, Inc. 2020 has been a year like

From Project to Program – Maturing Your Business Continuity Management

A business continuity program usually begins by establishing a project to build recovery capabilities for your business and the technology that supports it. A project has a beginning, a middle, and an end. A program is on-going. Join Continuity Insights and Kelley Okolita, Director of Disaster Management at Cambia Health, for

Revolutionizing the Business Continuity Discipline

2020 has been a year like no other. Because of what many of us have experienced, business continuity practitioners are asking challenging questions and seeking answers about new ways we might practice within this space. Perhaps you have heard of Adaptive Business Continuity and perhaps not. Either way, this is a

Creating a Business Continuity Plan for Your Business: 5 Essential Steps

By Veronica Baxter: These are unprecedented times. Severe weather is causing extended power outages. Fires force evacuation. The pandemic defines who can go out and work, and expands the possibilities of remote work. Political unrest causes damage to individual businesses and infrastructure. All of this is happening right now in addition

Updated Business Continuity Maturity Model Program Available

Virtual Corporation has launched a new version of its free Continuity Maturity Model (BCMM®) assessment tool which is used to help organizations measure the quality and maturity of its BCM Program against existing standards, guidelines, and best practices. The new “BCMM Online” is based within Virtual’s business continuity software tool- Sustainable