F1 Bahrain unrest

20 APRIL 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

I am not a huge Formula 1 fan, rather than sit down and watch an F1 race on a Sunday afternoon, it is a sport which I follow from afar and roughly know what is happening. I was just reading an article in the "i" newspaper which put forward the idea that Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone should cancel the race in Bahrain due to the present unrest. The poi...

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Titanic anniversary

13 APRIL 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

Most of you cannot fail to notice that it is the 100th anniversary of the Titanic sinking this weekend. This has produced a flurry of television programmes, the 3D version of the Titanic film and the anniversary cruise which is visiting the site of the wreck. I personally think that going on a cruise to the site of a disaster which over 1500 people were kill...

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BCAW 2012 - Charlie's Presentation - BC in 5 years

04 APRIL 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

Horizon Scanning, New Threats, New Skills, New Challenges – The next 5 yearsFive years ago Business Continuity was in its prime, companies had large business continuity budgets, it was top of the agenda for the board, BS25999 was the fastest selling ever standard from the BSI and governments even passed laws compelling various organisations to carry out and ...

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Fuel crisis

03 APRIL 2012 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

I was just writing a bulletin about ghost ships (yes there is a relevance to business continuity!) but I thought I should write something on the possible fuel crisis. For those who are not aware of this potential incident, the tanker drivers in the UK who supply petrol stations have just voted to go on strike although no date has been set yet. Due to this, I...

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