Debriefing

Debriefing What is the best way to collect valuable information from front line staff that participated in an emergency response within your organization? My recommendation is to hold a hot-debriefing

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New Normal

What do you think is the best terminology to use after an incident? Bounce Back Bounce Forward Find your ‘New Normal’ Something else? Here is some feedback on the above

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Define Resilience

How can you define resilience? Can a diligently implemented Business Continuity Management System lead to Organizational Resilience? Yes – when properly implemented, I believe this is a key element of

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Resilience Definition

Resilience Definition Is there a risk that some can fall into the trap of thinking they are resilient if they align/comply with ISO 22301 – Business Continuity Management Standard? Absolutely!

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Risk Assessment

Risk Assessment What is the best method to conduct a Risk Assessment from a Business Continuity Management perspective? I would use the same method as the rest of the organization.

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Stress Test

“I was asked by my management to relate Business Continuity Management to a Stress Test in a Financial Institution. Can this be done?” Stress Test is a phrase commonly used

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Emergency Notification

Emergency Notification If you are responsible for Business Continuity or Emergency Notification, then you should have considered the best way to get in contact with your staff in an emergency.

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Business Continuity Plan Example

Business Continuity Plan Example The below blog, written for Lee and Lea Publishing covers the key elements of preparing a Business Continuity Plan for a small or medium business. Topics covered

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Resilience Benefit

In the below video, Aaron Gracey of Squared Apples explains how the knowledge and experience gained through the creation and implementation of a Business Continuity Plan can result in “Resilience Benefit”.

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Recovery Time Objective

How do you calculate the Recovery Time Objective and the Maximum Tolerable Period of Disruption? The Recovery Time Objective and Maximum Tolerable Period of Disruption are units of measure which

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