23/6/2015 PlanB has Hired!

23 JUNE 2015 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

PlanB Consulting are delighted to announce that the vacancy for Senior Consultant has now been filled. We would like to give a warm welcome to Laura Mazzara, who has joined us! ...

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19/0602015 Breaking Up Is Hard To Do.......

19 JUNE 2015 | POSTED BY CHARLIE MACLEAN-BRISTOL

In my bulletin on 20 May 2012 I wrote about the possibility of Grexit (Greece leaving the euro), luckily this never happened. I thought as the negotiations between the European Union, International Monetary Fund (IMT) and Greece have stalled, we should revisit the subject in this bulletin. Greece has a large repayment to the IMF at the end of the month whic...

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15/06/2015 Alton Towers Rollercoaster Crash

15 JUNE 2015 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

After commenting on so many organisations that get their crisis management wrong, it is refreshing to see an organisation which in the main have got their response to a serious incident right! The handling of the accident by Merlin Entertainments, the owners of Alton Towers, on the Smiler rollercoaster crash has not been quite but it has been close to it. O...

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11/06/2015 PlanB Consulting has an Intern!

11 JUNE 2015 | POSTED BY JENNIFER MACKENZIE

We are happy to announce that we have taken on an intern. David who will be joining us over the next few months to learn about the wonderful world of Business Continuity! From everyone at PlanB Consulting we would like to welcome David! ...

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10/06/2015 New Advanced Incident Management Training

10 JUNE 2015 | POSTED BY JENNIFER MACKENZIE

Yesterday PlanB Consulting ran their first ever Advanced Incident Management Training with a national Broadcasting organisation. Some of the topics we introduced and discussed: Situational Awareness Information Management (including logging) Decision Management Action Taking Communications and Reputation Management Horizon Scanning This course was very i...

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05/06/2015: The Dangers of Outsourcing

05 JUNE 2015 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

Thank you very much to all those who voted for me as the ‘BCI Industry Personality of the Year’ and congratulations to Dave Window who won! This week I have been in Oman helping a retail organisation develop their business continuity. Having been in Dubai in the autumn and Oman at the moment, it got me thinking about outsourcing and how we d...

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PlanB spotted in Oman!

02 JUNE 2015 | POSTED BY JENNIFER MACKENZIE

Kim and Charlie have been spotted in Oman working with Ahmed the lead Business Continuity Sponsor for his company. ...

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