Incident / Crisis Management Training

21 FEBRUARY 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

PlanB Consulting is offering an incident management training which has been used with a variety of clients including government agencies and Local Authorities. The course aims to give delegates the skills and techniques for successfully managing incidents.For further details please visit http://www.planbconsulting.co.uk/incident-management/...

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Rangers

21 FEBRUARY 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

For many to see Rangers go into administration last week was a sad day. As we know football clubs are much more than businesses and much more than watching 22 men kick a ball around a park for 90 minutes; they come with large numbers of supporters who care passionately about the fortunes of their club. They feel the club belongs to them as much as it belongs...

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Is losing a manager a business continuity issue?

13 FEBRUARY 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

As most of us have probably heard the England Manager Fabio Capello resigned at the end of last week. The situation has been compounded by the Euro 2012 tournament which is taking place in June so this will disrupt the England's team preparation for it. In business continuity terms is this a business continuity issue if CEO, Chief Executive or Managing Direc...

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BS25999 CAV

13 FEBRUARY 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

We had our annual BS25999 CAV on Friday 10th February. It went extremely well as can be seen from the Management Summary below:The areas assessed during the course of the visit were found to be effective. No significant concerns were identifies with any aspect of how the business continuity management system has been documented or with how it is currently be...

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Supply Chain Risk Management Course

13 FEBRUARY 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

PlanB Consulting is very excited to announce that our Supply Chain Risk Management course, written by Charlie Maclean-Bristol, has been adopted by the BCI and will be sold through their franchise providers worldwide. In house training is still available from PlanB Consulting. For further details on the course please click here....

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Costa Concordia

06 FEBRUARY 2012 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

This week's bulletin has to be on the Costa Concordia sinking and I thought I would share the following 5 thoughts with you. 1. The ship had some of the most sophisticated navigation systems on any ship and she still hit the rocks. Does your business continuity plans take in to account human error, probably, but do they think about someone deliberatel...

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PlanB Consulting on Business Scotland

06 FEBRUARY 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

PlanB Consulting was interviewed by Douglas Fraser of Radio Scotland. The following is the article about building business resilience in order to prepare for the unexpected.Business resilienceOn a totally different matter, and for those more focussed on potential fall-out from the eurozone crisis than on the big opportunities in the offshore buoyancy market,...

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