Did Your Business Continuity Plan Rise to the Pandemic Challenge

Did Your Business Continuity Plan Rise to the Pandemic Challenge

As the UK moves back lockdown due to COVID-19, it may be a good time to reflect on the performance of your Business Continuity Planning during this current crisis? Back in March 2020 businesses were asking how can we plan for something like COVID-19?. This is possibly a fair point given that most businesses, never …

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Disaster Recovery Vs Business Continuity

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It is quite common to use business continuity and disaster recovery as interchangeable terms. They aren’t, however, the same thing so it’s useful to have a clear understanding of what the important differences are so that you can carry out effective planning. What’s the difference? Business continuity means a strategy that lets a business continue …

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Business Continuity Challenges During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Business Continuity Challenges During the Coronavirus Pandemic

As governments across the world wrestle with the spread of the corona virus the question for companies of all shapes and sizes is, how should our organisation respond? Guidance from the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) offers practical information on how to support an effective pandemic response and limit the impact of an outbreak. Businesses and …

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5 Tips for Embedding Business Continuity Thinking in 2020

5 Tips for Embedding Business Continuity Thinking in 2020

Embedding business continuity into your organisational culture is a critical part of the Business Continuity Management (BCM) lifecycle and can also be one of the most difficult. Below are some top tips to help you succeed with this process: Use a collaborative approach Consultation and collaboration are essential factors at every stage of the BCM …

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