27/03/2015 A Threat From Within

27 MARCH 2015 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

This week Charlie discusses the lessons learned from threats from within an organisation. My blog last month was ‘Beware the cuckoo in the nest!’ which talked about the danger of insider threat. On Wednesday I watched the news reports of the Germanwings aircraft crash in the French Alps. Like with all similar plane crashes there was a lot of ...

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19/03/2015 Recovering business reputation following a scandal

19 MARCH 2015 | POSTED BY JENNIFER MACKENZIE

This week Charlie discusses the lessons learned from media scandals and how businesses should deal with similar incidents. I thought this week I would comment on an item in the news. The lead item in this lunchtime’s news (Monday 16th March) was the Police Watchdog investigation into alleged corruption in the Metropolitan Police, including claims i...

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Can you test a business continuity plan?

18 MARCH 2015 | POSTED BY JENNIFER MACKENZIE

James Halpin, argues that you cannot test a BCP. Read the full article here: http://www.thebci.org/index.php/about/news-room#/blog_posts/can-you-test-a-business-continuity-plan-34035 ...

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13/03/2015 Spring is in the air?

13 MARCH 2015 | POSTED BY JENNIFER MACKENZIE

As we felt here in Houston, spring was in the air it was time for a little light spring cleaning! It is noted who is not taking part! ...

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09/03/2015 Praise for PlanB and our Incident Management Training Course

09 MARCH 2015 | POSTED BY CHARLIE MACLEAN-BRISTOL

Some lovely praise recieved from our monthly Incident Management Training Course with DHL, 'The course was brilliant and have told my manager who will be attending with you when possible. I thought it was brilliant [and] have told upper management to make a whole day free, they are totally onboard after me returning with such enthusiasm from your cours...

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