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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…

This is why you practice your emergency plan – to buy time

I’ve seen this video clip many times before. Take a look and then ask yourself what you’ve learned. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bd57bR8FKKQ] For me, the most interesting aspect is that, apart from the initial expletive and the increased breathing rate, there was no panic. Both aircrew knew exactly how to cope with the emergency and followed the pre-prepared…

How to improve the quality of your Business Continuity Plan

I’ve just been reading an excellent article by Kevin Howells over on Continuity Central entitled Ten easy ways to improve your business continuity plan. In it, the author bemoans the failings in some of the business continuity plans he has had the pleasure to review. I won’t repeat the article, other than to precis the…

Tag Archive: testing

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…

This is why you practice your emergency plan – to buy time

I’ve seen this video clip many times before. Take a look and then ask yourself what you’ve learned. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bd57bR8FKKQ] For me, the most interesting aspect is that, apart from the initial expletive and the increased breathing rate, there was no panic. Both aircrew knew exactly how to cope with the emergency and followed the pre-prepared…

How to improve the quality of your Business Continuity Plan

I’ve just been reading an excellent article by Kevin Howells over on Continuity Central entitled Ten easy ways to improve your business continuity plan. In it, the author bemoans the failings in some of the business continuity plans he has had the pleasure to review. I won’t repeat the article, other than to precis the…