Annual Risk and Protection Checklist

Here is your annual reminder! As you organize your priorities for the New Year, don’t forget to include these on your list. Seven Key Risk and Protection Reminders for your checklist: We all know these are important to dos, yet if they’re not immediately urgent, they can easily fall to the bottom of our pile. [...]

Contingency Plans = Survival!

The last Tip, “The ‘Oops’ Factor of Risk Management” introduced contingency planning as a business survival tool. I said these plans are simple, but detailed. How can you create effective plans that will produce great outcomes in a crisis situation? Checklists are very effective tools. They can grow and adapt easily to new situations [...]

Is Your Reputation Important?

Your business reputation includes everything from your corporate and social responsibility, to the trustworthiness of your sales and delivery people. It can also be the most difficult asset to protect because it's intangible. You work to build it every day, yet it can crumble with one blunder - that you might not even see coming. [...]