Tag Archive: 10 simple steps

Lost data could cost you your business, measure the impact of losing your data

Failing to protect the data that runs your business could be very costly, make sure you know how costly and take appropriate measures. Most businesses these days are entirely dependent on computer held data; in fact they are no longer able to operate effectively without access to current digital information. It could be customer orders,…

How do I introduce Business Continuity Planning into my business?

Introducing the concepts and practices of business continuity planning needn’t be a massive undertaking. All you need to do is follow a structured process and proceed at your own pace. I have prepared a simple 10-step process that will guide you, but the key is to understand why it is important and to appreciate the…

Does the 5AM knock worry you?

How would you react if you were woken at 5AM in the morning, to be told that your office/factory was on fire/flooded/blown away by another Buncefield? Take another example: suppose the power went off just as you were about to hit “Send” and submit a tender for a big piece of work? I suspect most…

Improve the resilience of your business! (updated)

Announcing a step-by-step guide to creating your own business continuity plan! If you are a very small business with a simple structure, then the process of producing your own business continuity plan couldn’t be simpler. In fact, I’ve taken the need to conduct a lot of research into how to do it away from you…

Tag Archive: 10 simple steps

Lost data could cost you your business, measure the impact of losing your data

Failing to protect the data that runs your business could be very costly, make sure you know how costly and take appropriate measures. Most businesses these days are entirely dependent on computer held data; in fact they are no longer able to operate effectively without access to current digital information. It could be customer orders,…

How do I introduce Business Continuity Planning into my business?

Introducing the concepts and practices of business continuity planning needn’t be a massive undertaking. All you need to do is follow a structured process and proceed at your own pace. I have prepared a simple 10-step process that will guide you, but the key is to understand why it is important and to appreciate the…

Does the 5AM knock worry you?

How would you react if you were woken at 5AM in the morning, to be told that your office/factory was on fire/flooded/blown away by another Buncefield? Take another example: suppose the power went off just as you were about to hit “Send” and submit a tender for a big piece of work? I suspect most…

Improve the resilience of your business! (updated)

Announcing a step-by-step guide to creating your own business continuity plan! If you are a very small business with a simple structure, then the process of producing your own business continuity plan couldn’t be simpler. In fact, I’ve taken the need to conduct a lot of research into how to do it away from you…