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Business Continuity Institute issues Position Statement on Organisational Resilience

In recent years, there has been a significant amount of attention given to the concept of organisational resilience across the business continuity industry. Much of the debate has focused on the principles and practice of organisational resilience, and how this relates to the...
Posted On 25 Feb 2016
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Deloitte Survey: “Vulnerability gap threatens companies’ preparedness for crisis management”

Less than half of today’s Board members state that their organisations have both the capabilities and processes in place to effectively handle a crisis. That’s according to the results of a survey by Deloitte, the business advisory firm. The study of 317 non-executive global...
Posted On 22 Feb 2016
Rachel Webb of Mitie TSM
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Mitie appoints Rachel Webb as new security assurance manager for TSM business

Mitie, the specialist facilities management company, has appointed Rachel Webb as security assurance manager for its Total Security Management (TSM) business division. Armed with over 15 years’ experience across both military and UK Government intelligence roles, Webb will now...
Posted On 09 Feb 2016
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Lack of senior management support “presenting a challenge” to crisis preparedness

Chief executives, managing directors and other senior business leaders are failing to take crisis preparedness seriously and risk undermining their organisation’s ability to manage crises. That’s according to a survey conducted by Regester Larkin and Steelhenge. The survey...
Posted On 09 Nov 2015
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Why Cyber Security is NOT a Boardroom issue

Given that the subject matter finds its way into the national news on a daily basis, it’s perhaps not surprising that many commentators suggest cyber security absolutely must be a Boardroom-focused issue. Is there any firm evidence to support these often strongly-worded...
Posted On 10 Mar 2015
Brian Riis Nielsen: country president at Securitas
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Securitas wins TQ Training’s prestigious Employer of the Year Award for apprenticeship support

Securitas has received the prestigious Employer of the Year Award from one of the UK’s leading education and training providers. TQ Training, a national training organisation based in Northampton, chose Securitas for this honour from over 700 employers for whom it delivers...
Posted On 23 Feb 2015