New Thinking in Active Assailant Prevention, Response, Recovery

Law enforcement and emergency management authorities repeatedly warn that no organization or community is immune from active assailant threats – an evolving term intended to encompass the possibility of attacks involving not only firearms, but explosives, vehicles, knives and other forms of violence. At the 2018 Continuity Insights Management Conference, Steven

ICYMI: Here’s What I Mean By “Business Continuity” – 5 Steps to Success

Bryan Weisbard, CPA, CFE: When family and friends ask me what I do for a living, I’m almost always greeted by the same blank, confused stare when I respond with “Business Continuity.” To me and others in our profession, the words seem to fit the job. However, even business-minded individuals

BCI Good Practice Guidelines (Lite) 2018 Edition

The GPG Lite is a condensed version of the BCI Good Practice Guidelines 2018, the definitive guide for business continuity and resilience professionals. The GPG Lite is for any professional looking to take their first steps towards understanding business continuity and improving organizational resilience. GPG Lite gives an insight to what

5 Things Your Organization Needs to Do When Flu or Other Epidemic Strikes

By Michael Sher, Groupdolists: Any smart organization needs to be prepared for the unexpected, especially when the flu or another contagious disease strikes. This year’s flu season, the worst in a decade, has already claimed the lives of 97 children and continues to spread worldwide at a fast clip.  This

Recently Acknowledged Authorities Join Recognized Subject Matter Experts at 2018 Conference

The 2018 Continuity Insights Management Conference sessions comprise a well-rounded curriculum featuring timely and meaningful content. Featured speakers will give business continuity professionals a chance to discuss resilience at a critical and strategic level. “Our goal in procuring high-profile presenters was to strike a balance between lining up recognized subject matter

BC Pros Should be Aware of Emerging Issues

It seems as if almost every day, new issues emerge to test the plans and preparedness of business continuity professionals across the world. New, perpetually evolving technology, cyberattacks, natural disasters, and a global economy all present new risks. And it’s up to BC pros to prepare for them. This can

16th Annual BCM Compensation Study

​​BC Management has launched its 16th annual BCM Compensation Study, which is recognized globally as the premier compensation assessment for Business Continuity/Resiliency professionals. The study assesses earnings potential by years of experience, degree, years of management and leadership expertise, geography, certification, and more. All study participants will receive a complimentary report

Invitation to the BCI’s “Get Certified!” Reception

The Business Continuity Institute (BCI), the world’s leading institute for business continuity, has announced that it will be sponsoring a "Get Certified!" welcome reception at the 2018 Continuity Insights Management Conference. It’s a great place to gather and enjoy some informal networking and relationship-building, cocktails, and light fare in a