HawkSight SRM launches two-day Leadership in Security Risk Management training course

HawkSight SRM has launched its new Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) development training course for security risk managers and consultants. Working in conjunction with UK-based Agile Group*, HawkSight SRM has designed this innovative course to equip participants with...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017

Reputation tops list of business priorities in BSI’s Organisational Resilience benchmarking study

Protecting reputation tops business leaders’ list of priorities ahead of financial achievements and business leadership. That’s according to the world’s first benchmarking study of Organisational Resilience published by the British Standards Institution (BSI). The...
Posted On 14 Sep 2017

The New ISO Standards: What Can They Bring to Your Business?

Organisations and their leaders are facing change at an unprecedented speed as digital technology and increasing globalisation continues to impact businesses. The new ISO Standards are a response to these forces, allowing organisations to continue to add value, while also helping...
Posted On 26 Jul 2017

Global private companies “confident” about prospects but “underprepared” for cyber attacks

Private companies are confident about their own prospects, but underprepared for cyber attacks. That’s according to a new study conducted by PwC. Key findings from the global report include the fact that only 68% of private company CEOs are concerned about the speed of...
Posted On 17 Mar 2017
Rob Luke

Information Commissioner’s Office appoints Rob Luke as new Deputy Commissioner

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has appointed a new Deputy Commissioner (Policy). Rob Luke will join the organisation on Monday 30 January. He was previously British High Commissioner to Malta, and has also served overseas in Brazil and Paris as well as in...
Posted On 12 Dec 2016

The Security Institute prepares for Annual Conference entitled ‘The State of Security 2016’

Now in its ninth year, The Security Institute’s Annual Conference and Exhibition is the premier educational event for the organisation. With the aid of an array of high profile speakers, this year’s gathering – for which Risk UK is the Official Media Partner – is designed to...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
Peter Webster

Unlocking the Power of the Workforce

We spend a significant proportion of our lives at work and, if you work for the entirety of your adult life until pensionable age here in the UK, you could be engaged in some form of paid employment for almost 50 years. Peter Webster outlines the importance of empowering the...
Posted On 10 Feb 2016

New ‘Degree of Excellence’ attained by Showsec managers via University of Derby

Showsec has once again demonstrated why the event security and stewarding business remains at the forefront of raising managerial expertise and industry standards, with twelve members of its management team donning gowns and mortarboards for a graduation ceremony at Derby Arena...
Posted On 19 Jan 2016

EIU-BSI Study: “Only 29% of CEOs believe their organisation has the resilience practices in place to succeed”

The latest global study conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) for the British Standards Institution (BSI) finds that 88% of CEOs are prioritising investment in resilience to ensure their business’ long-term survival. The report identifies a worrying gap in the...
Posted On 08 Dec 2015
The College of Policing is examining leadership within the police service

Leadership across all ranks and roles “needs to change” in order to help policing meet future challenges

According to a final report published by the College of Policing, “leadership across all ranks and roles [of the police service] needs to change in order to help policing meet the challenges of the future”. Indeed, the new Leadership Review identifies a need to...
Posted On 13 Jul 2015