3gBC - Slimming your plans…

23 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

In the third instalment of 3gBC, Charlie advises BC professionals how to make their plans slimmer, both immediately and radically. I thought for this week's bulletin I would continue sharing my ideas on Third Generation BC (3gBC), by looking at how to make your plans slimmer and more agile. Apologies to the two Julie’s who asked for an article on ...

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Russell Hume Production Shutdown – Some Observations

16 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

Charlie looks at the Russell Hume meat scandal, including the organisation's response and the implications of having a single supplier for one of your key products. This week I thought I would take a break from promoting 3gBC and provide some observations on the Russell Hume meat scandal. Although the incident took place last month, the implications are...

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Kim & Ewan pass ISO 22301 27001 Audits in Dubai!

12 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

A huge well done to Kim and Ewan who successully passed an ISO 22301 and 27001 audits for our client in Dubai. Our client is now fully certified, all down to a full year of hard work, determination and excellent team work. This was following on from Kim & Sadia visiting this client in preparation for Part 2: ISO 27001 and 22301 audits last month. So c...

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3gBC - Sending the BIA to FatFighters

09 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

Following on from his concept of 'Third Generation Business Continuity', Charlie provides us with his thoughts on how to reduce your BIA and the advantages of doing so. In the words of Marjorie Dawes from Little Britain, "You is fat! You one big fatty thing!” For many, this is an apt description of their BIA. It is a series of interconnec...

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Kim and Sadia work on ISO 27001 and 22301 in Dubai!

06 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

Kim & Sadia were in Dubai visiting a client in preparation for Part 2: ISO 27001 and 22301 audits, a little different to the ‘normal’ working practice as it is a combined standard. But PlanB Consulting love a challenge and we are very optimistic they will pass stage 2 with flying colours! Whilst Kim & Sadia were in Dubai they also delive...

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Managing and Preparing for Cyber Incidents Course!

06 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

Charlie will be taking the 'Managing and Preparing for Cyber Incidents' course from 5th March - 6th March 2018. There is still availability on this course, click here for further details and to book your place. Course Overview Over the last few years the number of cyber incidents has grown, affecting organisations large and small. High profile inci...

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‘Third Generation Business Continuity’

02 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

Charlie shares his notion of 'Third Generation Business Continuity' and the reasons why you shouldn't employ a BC contractor to develop your business continuity. This week I travelled to London to attend a meeting with a new client who we are conducting a gap analysis for, based on their present level of business continuity. They felt what they...

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