Things fall apart.....

31 JULY 2016 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

This week Charlie talks about some of the events that are happening in the world and provides his thoughts on the actions that BC professionals may want to take in response. Even at the Tiree Music Festival last week, in between bands, visits to the bar and camping, I was trying find a minute to listen to the news. With Brexit and the Labour Party’s ...

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Happy Birthday to Maria

22 JULY 2016 | POSTED BY CHARLIE MACLEAN-BRISTOL

Maria has the double excitment of her birthday the day before going on Holiday! Have fun! ...

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Business Continuity in Rumania - PlanB Spotted in Cluj

21 JULY 2016 | POSTED BY CHARLIE MACLEAN-BRISTOL

This week Charlie was in Cluj in Rumania working for a technology company. He spent two days working on site helping them develop their business continuty strategy and training their newly appointed Business Continuty Manager on the finer points of BIA's, RTOs and MTPDs! ...

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Five Business Continuity Lessons From The Chilcot Enquiry

13 JULY 2016 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

This week Charlie looks at 5 lessons learned following the release of the report from the Chilcot Enquiry. A new report has just been published and the 'lessons learned' are all over the papers, online and in the news. As you hear the lessons of reports, you very quickly realise that you have heard most of them before - but pertaining to a different...

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Meeting with Lord Dunlop

13 JULY 2016 | POSTED BY CHARLIE MACLEAN-BRISTOL

Beneficial Panel Discussion with FSB Members on Brexit Tuesday afternoon, Kim Maclean-Bristol was asked to represent PlanB Consulting at the Panel Discussion with the Scottish Government in Trontine, Glasgow. Hosted by the Scottish Government in cooperation with Federation of Small Businesses (FSB), Representatives from PlanB Consulting, Optical Factory, E...

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New Consultant has Joined the Team

12 JULY 2016 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

As of yesterday, we have welcomed our new consultant Maria Hammerlund to the PlanB Office. Maria brings a wealth of knowledge and experience with her in the field of International Business, Standards and Management which will benefit PlanB Consulting as a team. With her Norwegian-Czech background, she also adds an international flair to the existing empl...

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Work Experience Internee in Office!

12 JULY 2016 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

The office is getting busier... While hiring a brand-new associate consultant Maria Hammerlund, we also saw Kassius Klingsheim in the office this week to gain some work experience. Travelling here from England, Kassius will gain an understanding of business continuity work as well as providing us with some market research. While already having the chance...

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Brexit - Identifying your Exposure

04 JULY 2016 | POSTED BY MILENA KULA

© Tomek Nacho This week, in the wake of Brexit, Charlie has listed steps for us to follow in identifying areas of exposure within our organisation. The uncertainty continues and I have been pretty much glued to the news, watching each twist and turn of the aftermath including this week’s EU summit, the disintegration of the Labour party, an...

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