What is Business Continuity?

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As your company’s newly assigned head of global security, you’ve just been informed that running your organization’s business continuity program falls squarely within your role. But what is business continuity? Business continuity?

Starting a Business Continuity Program

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Jim Collins In his book, aptly named “Good to Great,” Collins uses this principle to explain why so many, from schools, government, and businesses, to individual people—squander their potential and stay stuck in … The post Starting a Business Continuity Program appeared first on Bryghtpath.

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Raising Business Continuity Awareness

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When creating an effective business continuity plan (BCP), most business leaders focus more on complacency than awareness. Business Continuity Bryan Strawser bryghtpath bryghtpath llc business continuity awareness business continuity consultant business continuity management

How to Gain Traction for your Business Continuity Program

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Gaining traction for business continuity and crisis management activities with people (who aren’t already on the business continuity bandwagon) has always been challenging.

Business Continuity Job Opportunities

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What’s the Value of Business Continuity: Beyond ROI

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Selling your business continuity program to your internal stakeholders is a lot like telling your kid to eat her veggies while yours are neatly swept onto the rim of your plate or otherwise smothered in ranch and cheese.

How to Build a Crisis & Business Continuity Exercise Strategy

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And in business. So why do so many organizations fail to implement one for their crisis and business continuity exercises and then wonder why their program continues to flail? Implementing a crisis and business continuity exercise strategy doesn’t have to be complicated.

Everything You Need to Know About Business Continuity Plans

Erwood Group

Everything You Need to Know About Business Continuity Plans. Business Continuity Plans. Chances are if you’re visiting this page, you are new to the concept of Business Continuity Plans (BCPs) and business continuity overall. Business Functions.

How to talk with your CEO about business continuity

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You are a true believer and an expert in business continuity planning. Within your authority and job description limits, you have brought your organization up to a minimal level of business continuity compliance.

What is Business Continuity?

Erwood Group

What is Business Continuity. So, what is business continuity anyway? So, what is business continuity? What is business continuity? It is disaster preparedness for business. Business Impact Analysis. Business Continuity Strategies.

Increase your Business Continuity Profile

Kings Bridge BCP

Business Continuity Profile. It’s one thing to have a business continuity plan, but it’s another to make sure your staff know about it. In short, once you have written the plan, you have to raise the business continuity profile to a level where everyone knows about it.

How BCM Software Can Make Your Business Continuity Program More Agile

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Business continuity programs need to be agile in order to protect their organizations in today’s chaotic environment. Well-chosen BCM software can help a continuity program be more nimble and effective.

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Department of Labor’s O*NET Recognizes DRI Business Continuity Info for National Employment Database

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The post Department of Labor’s O*NET Recognizes DRI Business Continuity Info for National Employment Database appeared first on DRI Drive. Government Relations News Bureau of Labor Statistics business continuity CBCP Department of Labor O*Net Ally

How to Choose the Best Business Continuity Software

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You know you need business continuity software. There are a lot of business continuity software solutions on the market. What factors should you consider in choosing one … The post How to Choose the Best Business Continuity Software appeared first on Bryghtpath.

Tips for creating an effective business continuity plan

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You are ready to begin writing an effective business continuity plan (BCP) for your organization and its critical functions. You have followed our advice on how to communicate your business continuity program to senior executives.

Business Continuity Awareness – Why It’s Important

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As a business owner, you need the assurance that your business will continue to operate smoothly despite the unexpected. This is where business continuity planning comes in.

Business Continuity Program Roles & Responsibilities

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Have questions about your business continuity program? When we talk to businesses about their business continuity program and business continuity plans, we get asked everything from “What is one?”—at

Survey: CIOs Know Their Risks – But Not Business Continuity

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Closing the Gap Between Business Continuity & IT Disaster Recovery

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Business continuity and crisis management experts rarely talk about the gap between business continuity and IT disaster recovery planning.

What (Almost) Everyone Gets Wrong About the Business Continuity Lifecycle

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Business continuity and crisis planning is not a one-and-done event. Still, I see a lot of businesses make this pivotal mistake. In … The post What (Almost) Everyone Gets Wrong About the Business Continuity Lifecycle appeared first on Bryghtpath.

Can You Afford Business Continuity Planning?

Kings Bridge BCP

Really, you don’t have a choice but to afford Business Continuity Planning. But the costs to your business will be much lower than if you have to clean up after a disaster and don’t have a plan. If you aren’t open for business, your customers will find someone else.

Bringing clarity to your Business Continuity exercise 

Crisis Response Journal

Andy Marshall says that in planning an exercise, people often tend to confuse what they are trying to achieve

Outsourcing Business Continuity Planning - Outsource BCP

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Most businesses today rely heavily on their IT systems to access and store vital data that is needed to complete daily tasks. business continuity business continuity planning BCP

How to create an effective business continuity awareness campaign in your organization

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In most organizations, the only times a business leader and their team learn about business continuity & crisis management is when the time comes to update their business impact analysis and associated plans – or when an incident or crisis occurs.

Top Software Tools to Ensure Business Continuity

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If COVID-19 has taught the business world anything, it's that business continuity tools are essential to ensuring the operation of everyday processes when the world is turned upside down. organizational resilience business continuity BCM software business continuity planning

Why good Business Continuity Governance is critical to Resilience

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If you think that having good governance for your business continuity and crisis management program is just an exercise in bureaucratic box-checking, you’re missing the point.

Business Continuity Standards: How each can help you

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No matter how much business experience you have or how long you’ve studied risk and resilience in your businesses, creating a business continuity program can seem daunting.

7 Business Continuity Exercise Scenarios That You Need to Prepare For

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According to research, about 25% of businesses fail to recover after disasters. That’s why your business needs an ideal business continuity plan (BCP). If they lack a recovery plan, it becomes hard to cope with the repercussions.

3 Key Metrics for Business Continuity Program Success

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In my 25+ years as a business continuity & crisis management expert, I often get asked one particular question that that makes me cringe: “Are there metrics we should be tracking?”

Making the Case for your Business Continuity Program

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With resiliency thrust into the limelight, many business continuity professionals may see their next step to sit back and wait for the budget money to rain … The post Making the Case for your Business Continuity Program appeared first on Bryghtpath. Covid 19.

4 Steps to Business Continuity Planning Success

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Google search “business continuity planning steps” and you’ll find a yard sale of results. How long does the business continuity planning process take? Is it 5 steps, or 7, or 4? Which are the most involved and which are the most important?

5 Ways Coaching Can Help Your Business Continuity and Crisis Management Program

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Are you and your team working harder than ever but still not making forward progress on your business continuity objectives? Whether … The post 5 Ways Coaching Can Help Your Business Continuity and Crisis Management Program appeared first on Bryghtpath.

Business Continuity Software: What to Know Before You Buy

Castellan

If you’re still using spreadsheets or word processing documents printed and stored in stacks of binders to manage your business continuity program and related plans, then you may be setting your program up for unforeseen obstacles that could negatively affect your program success.

Business Continuity Management vs. Virtual Corporation’s Business Continuity as a Service

Virtual Corporation

While most organizations understand the need for a business continuity management program, the costs of the program can begin to outweigh the need after a few years of engagement. This could result in loss of revenue and the business could potentially end up going out of business.

Bringing clarity to your Business Continuity exercise 

Crisis Response Journal

Andy Marshall says that in planning an exercise, people often tend to confuse what they are trying to achieve

Business Continuity as a Business Strategy

Disaster Recovery Journal

A recent trip to a local grocery store demonstrated organizational understanding of business continuity. The situation was not a disaster but a business disruption that may have affected customer perceptions if management had not correctly addressed the problem.

How to Champion Your Business Continuity Program as an Executive Sponsor

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Are you an executive leader wondering how you can more effectively champion your business continuity and crisis management program across your organization? Business Continuity Crisis Management business continuity executive sponsor crisis management executive sponsor

Plan-Do-Check-Act and your Business Continuity Program

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Is Climate Change an Emerging Risk for Business Continuity?

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As in previous years, the report indicated that human and business disasters were areas of concern for top disruptions, as well as technical disasters, weather events, and accidents. The post Is Climate Change an Emerging Risk for Business Continuity?

Business, Interrupted: The “Great Resignation” and Business Continuity

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It’s no secret that for years it’s been increasingly challenging to find skilled professionals to fill critical positions in business continuity, crisis management, cybersecurity , and operational resilience. Get the Business Continuity Accountability Guide.