Back-to-Basics: The Main Components of a BC Plan

The first thing that your business continuity plan needs is a list of all the potential threats awaiting your company and their possible impact on your operations. Keep in mind that it doesn’t matter whether they’re minor or too unlikely to happen. You need to name them all. The list may

New Threats: Are You Prepared?

Some threats will always remain a consistent issue (e.g. Fire, Flood, Theft and Power outages), but in our ever-changing world, as BC/DR professionals, how prepared are we for the evolving new threats that can and will become more prevalent over the next decade? How do we evaluate these threats? How

New Sessions Added to the Continuity Insights’ Virtual 2020 New York Conference

Continuity Insights has announced the addition of more sessions to its conference program for the 2020 Continuity Insights New York Conference. The 9th Annual Conference will take place “virtually” during the week of October 20-22, 2020. The new topics will include presentations focusing on operational resiliency, crisis management, making the case

Reimagining Operational Resilience in the Aftermath of Covid-19

By John Beattie, Sungard Availability Services: Many organizations believed they were prepared to withstand a business disruption. Then Covid-19 arrived and the reality set in: they were not as ready as they thought… As businesses begin taking careful steps to reopen the workplace and plan for the threats to come, both for the next

The 16 Most Essential Books for Business Continuity Directors

Keenly aware of the massive responsibility taken on by business continuity directors, Solutions Review has compiled the 16 essential books that business continuity directors or managers need to add to their reading lists. Click on any of the book links below for more information on the individual title (note: titles are

“Virtual” Exchange of Practical Ideas to Help Solve Critical Problems

Industry conferences represent one of the most important opportunities available that can impact the future of your business. It’s a chance to make important new connections, gain confidence in your abilities, and bring fresh ideas back to your organization. By turning its annual New York Conference into a virtual event, Continuity

Keynote Announced for 2020 Continuity Insights Virtual New York Conference

The 9th annual Continuity Insights New York Conference, which will take place virtually October 19-23, 2020, has announced it keynote topic and speakers. The Shape of Behavior, Society, the Workplace, and the Future, will be presented by Hart Brown and George Vergolias, PsyD, of R3 Continuum. The world is rapidly reinventing

Virtual Continuity Insights’ 2020 New York Conference Topics Cover Nationwide Agenda

By turning its annual New York Conference into a virtual event, Continuity Insights has expanded its program to make it an inclusive national experience available to a wider audience of BC/DR professionals. The 9th Annual Conference will take place “virtually” during the week of October 19-23. “With the weight of the