Learn From Seasoned Practitioners, Industry Thought Leaders

Learning new strategies, techniques, skills, and practices is essential for both business continuity professionals learning the ropes and advanced practitioners. It’s the most direct path to achieving new heights of resiliency within your organization. The 2019 Continuity Insights Management Conference has developed a first-rate curriculum packed with meaningful sessions addressing critical

Financial Institutions Re-engineering Risk Management Systems

Faced with significant economic dangers and nonfinancial risks, financial  institutions will need to fundamentally re-examine and re-engineer their risk management functions. Those are the top-level findings of the 11th edition of Global Risk Management Survey conducted by the Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory. The survey findings are based on the responses

Communicating Continuity to Millennials: The Next Crisis Managers

By Grace Burley, Witt O’Brien’s: We live in an age where planning for the worst is an absolute must. When it comes to communication around emergency, crisis, and continuity programs, the outcome is only as good as the employees who put it to action. That’s why communicating the program effectively to

2019’s Biggest Threats and Challenges

What does 2019 have in store for our nation and communities? According to a panel of Homeland Security experts, the biggest challenges facing the United States this year are wide-ranging across multiple industries with significant potential impact on the consumer landscape. Cybersecurity and technology, ransomware and criminal attacks, terrorist activity and

4 Trends for Today’s CSOs, Crisis & Risk Managers

By Robert Pocica: Today’s CSO continues to face many of the traditional challenges such as response to crises, management of events, threats to brand reputation, building cyber resilience, supply-chain disruptions/thefts, workplace violence, and executive protection. What is different today for the CSO is the pace and scale of events. Previously, a

Ask the Experts – You’ve Got Questions; We’ve Got a Lot of Answers

The importance of consulting subject matter experts on a wide-range of critical BC/DR issue cannot be overstated. It’s the reason why Continuity Insights invites recognized subject matter experts to be part of the "Ask the Experts" track during the annual Continuity Insights Management Conference – to stimulate conversations and answer

Who Are the Cyber Criminals?

Cyber criminals committing cyber crimes. It’s the fasting growing crime in today’s technology-driven era. But who are these criminals? Are they lone individuals or teams of clandestine hackers performing malicious activities on digital systems or networks, such as spreading viruses or committing data and identity theft for exploitive purposes? Unfortunately,

New Ebook Detail’s Mass Notification’s Role in Risk Management

From severe weather events and natural disasters to cyber-attacks, active shooters, and more, these ever-changing and growing risks demand that enterprises become even more vigilant and resilient. Clear, consistent communication during a critical event is the difference between chaos and clarity. As today’s modern organizations face increasing risks and evolving threats,

The Case for Continuing Education

Taking advantage of continuing education opportunities associated with industry conferences allows business continuity professionals to dig deeper into more focused subjects that address their evolving educational needs in a smaller, intimate group setting. These intensive sessions provide insight, ideas, and contacts that will go a long way in your personal