The BIA and its Relevance to Disaster Recovery Sep10

The BIA and its Rele...

Join us on January 17, 2019 as we talk to BCM/DR industry expert Dennis Lenard about the Business Impact Analysis (BIA) and its relevance to Disaster...

Lessons Learned from Hurricane Harvey – August 2017 Aug05

Lessons Learned from...

Continuing with our speaker series from the Continuity & Resilience Today conference in Toronto (May 2018), we speak with Emergency Management subject matter expert and registered nurse, Dee Grimm who will talk about the Lessons Learned from Hurricane Harvey (August 2017). Harvey...

Evolving Global Threats and Corporate Resilience Aug05

Evolving Global Thre...

Continuing with our series of speakers from the Continuity & Resilience Today conference in Toronto (May 2018), we speak with Paul Doucet who is the Regional Security Manager, Security Solutions, for the Asia Pacific region for Joint Venture International SOS and Control Risks. Paul with...

Be More Resilient by Using Your BCP for Smaller Incidents Aug05

Be More Resilient by...

For our Oct 11/18 show we’ll talk to award winning entrepreneur Marie-Helene Primeau who’ll talk to use about getting the best out of BCP plans by using them for smaller...

How BCM and DR Programs Address Our Fears – Part I Aug03

How BCM and DR Progr...

BCM has the ability to address our common FEARS. Tune in August 23, 2018 to hear what our common fears are and how BCM program components address these fears....

Considerations Before You Outsource Your BCM/DR Program Jun23

Considerations Befor...

Sometimes you just can’t build or manage your Business Continuity Management (BCM) / Disaster Recovery (DR) program because your organization may not have the ability to develop and implement the program or the skills to do it. When that discovery is made, you might look outside your...

Business Continuity and Supply Chain Management Jun14

Business Continuity ...

A key component of any Business Continuity Management (BC) program is ensuring the mitigation of impacts created when an organization’s supply chain is impacted. This week we’ll talk to noted supply chain management expert and author of “A Supply Chain Management Guide to...

An Overview of the Inaugural Continuity & Resilience Today (CRT) Conference (Toronto, May 2018) Jun14

An Overview of the I...

The Continuity & Resilience Today (CRT) conference was held May 29-31, 2018 in Toronto at the Sheraton Downton Hotel. It was the inaugural CRT conference that was originally part of the old World Conference on Disaster Management (WCDM). This show provides a quick overview and summary of...

BIA: Has the Traditional BIA Runs Its Course? May27

BIA: Has the Traditi...

For decades BCM / DR professionals have performed the Business Impact Analysis (BIA) the same way with the same results; often not quite the results expected. John Jackson, an early visionary in BCM / DR, talks about how the traditional BIA may need to change; change how we ask questions, who...

Adaptive Business Continuity – Part 2 May27

Adaptive Business Co...

For decades BCM / DR professionals have performed the Business Impact Analysis (BIA) the same way with the same results; often not quite the results expected. John Jackson, an early visionary in BCM / DR, talks about how the traditional BIA may need to change; change how we ask questions, who...

BCM: Assessing Partners & Vendors May05

BCM: Assessing Partn...

The 2018-05-31 show will focus on the questions we need to ask of our key business partners and vendors with regards to their BCM / DR programs.  Don’t you want to do business with an organization that can respond to a disaster?...

The Business Continuity Institute – Canada Apr22

The Business Continu...

For our 2018-05-24 show we will be talking with the President of the Business Continuity Institute Canada, Christopher Horne. We’ll talk about the benefits of The BCI Canada Chapter and learn some great insights to...

Encore: The Ontario Association of Emergency Managers (OAEM) Mar04

Encore: The Ontario ...

This episode will focus on the Ontario Association of Emergency Management (OAEM). We’ll talk with the president of the OAEM, Mr. Mike O’Brien and how he and his OAEM colleagues are building a central community for Emergency Managers. We’ll discuss topics such as; the OAEM...

The Challenges of BCM & DR Programs – Part 1 Mar04

The Challenges of BC...

No matter the industry, the size of your organization, or the location(s) of your business, Business Continuity Management (BCM) and Disaster Recovery (DR) programs always seem to experience a common set of challenges. Drawing from 20+ years of experience, Alex Fullick will discuss these many...

Business Recovery Managers Association (BRMA) Mar01

Business Recovery Ma...

The Business Recovery Managers Association (BRMA) is North California’s largest business recovery association. In fact, 2018 sees BRMA celebrate its 25th anniversary! In this episode we’ll talk to it’s President, Fiona Raymond-Cox and previous representative, Julia Halsne....

Setting Boundaries in Your Business Feb19

Setting Boundaries i...

As business owners, we often don’t set boundaries for fear of losing existing clients or not being able to find new clients. But, setting boundaries is necessary to maintain your sanity, ensure alignment with your mission, and build a thriving business. By setting healthy boundaries, you show...

Salvage & Restoration: The Forgotten Crisis Management Team Feb15

Salvage & Restor...

When we think of Crisis Management Teams (CMT) we automatically focus on leadership, logistics, technology and business teams but one team never seems to be fully developed or initiated; the Salvage & Restoration Team. Perhaps that due to the fact that if we’re lucky, we never need...

Teens Watching Internet Porn: A Near and Present Danger Feb15

Teens Watching Inter...

There has always been pornography and teens have always managed to glance at and share sexual images be they in a magazine or an X Rated film. Things are different.  A High-Tech Culture We live in a culture that has been dramatically changed by computers. We have access at any time to...

Business Impact Analysis (BIA): Tips and Slips When Performing a BIA. Feb15

Business Impact Anal...

Continuity or Disaster Recovery Program is ensuring the quality of planning and execution of a Business Impact Analysis (BIA). The BIA is the foundation upon which a strong program is build. Leveraging information contained within his book “Business Impact Analysis: Building the...

The 7 R’s of Business Continuity and Disaster Planning Feb15

The 7 R’s of B...

Quite often when Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery practitioners try to convey the various aspects of a Business Continuity Management (BCM) or Disaster Recovery (DR) program, we miss the mark. We use our own language to convey messages and processes that aren’t in others’...

March 1, 2018: Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery – Psychology and Disasters Feb15

March 1, 2018: Busin...

Many organizations have plans to help their employees evacuate buildings and get to safe locations and then is the extent of most employee-related BCM plans. But disasters affect people differently and sometimes those impacts aren’t know right away and don’t appear until well...

How to Follow Up with Customer Leads Feb15

How to Follow Up wit...

You’ve received the name and contact information of someone who could be a potential customer. Now, how do you begin to convert that lead into a sale? Some of the traditional processes of converting leads into customers might feel out of alignment with your values. This week we’re exploring...

Psychology and Disasters Jan30

Psychology and Disas...

Many organizations have plans to help their employees evacuate buildings and get to safe locations and then is the extent of most employee-related BCM plans. But disasters affect people differently and sometimes those impacts aren’t know right away and don’t appear until well...

Unleashing the Value of Business Continuity Programs Jan16

Unleashing the Value...

Many organizations see BCM/DR as an expense but we’ll speak with Marty Fox, author of “The Ultimate Business Continuity $uccess Guide”, who will tips and ideas of how BCM/DR can add value to an organization. Marty has a passion for Business Continuity and has extensive...

BCM Program: Dependencies and Dependency Management Jan16

BCM Program: Depende...

Nothing in Business Continuity Management (BCM) or Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP) stands alone; everything has a dependency on some level. On this weeks show we will talk to Alvaro Orrantia a Senior Director for one of Canada’s largest Financial Institutions, who will talk to us about...

Helping Those Who Have Experienced Disasters Jan16

Helping Those Who Ha...

The 2018-03-08 episode will dig a bit deeper into how disasters impact our behaviors and ongoing responses to traumatic situations. We’ll talk with Clinical Psychologist Dr. Rickey Miller, who will discuss the various ways in which people respond to situations and how we can help people...

The Loss of a Loved One Jan15

The Loss of a Loved ...

Our 2018-02-15 episode will be a very personal show; one that you many or may not be able to relate to; the loss of a loved one. Host Alex Fullick will speak about his and his brother’s personal journey and experiences dealing with the death of their father. Though somewhat expected...

BCM and DR: Issues Management Jan15

BCM and DR: Issues M...

Issues Management is nothing new to those in Project Management and Business Continuity though for many it’s a misunderstood practice. We’re joined by retired Issues Management expert Glen Duff, who was the VP of Issues Management at Ciba-Geigy/Novartis. Glen provides allot of...

Mid-Atlantic Disaster Recovery Association – MADRA Jan14

Mid-Atlantic Disaste...

In this show we talk with the President and Vice-President of the Mid-Atlantic Disaster Recovery Association (MADRA), Mr. Curtis Bartell and Dean Gallop respectively. We’ll talk about the MADRA organization and the various activities it’s involved with and how it offers value and...

What’s an Intervention? Jan12

What’s an Inte...

What’s An Intervention? Many of you have heard about the popular TV show titled, “The Interventionist.” It’s an emotionally charged program that chronicles the lives of addicts and their families as they deal with the ravages of addiction to drugs or alcohol. At some...

RSS
Follow by Email
Facebook
Google+
https://vapresspass.com/category/variety
Twitter