You say either and I say either You say neither and I say neither Either, either, neither, neither Let's call the whole thing off “Let's call the whole thing off” George and Ira Gershwin It’s good to have an idea of what you are going to be talking about before you start any discussion, but … Continue reading The first thing you need to do in any risk conversation
As a risk manager, you will often be asked to explain the RoI (return on investment) of you, your team, even the whole the risk management program. Effective risk management can help an organization grasp an opportunity and realizing an upside risk should generate a positive RoI. However, when you are focussed on shoring up … Continue reading Address your LOI before your ROI
‘Lean’ is a buzzword in software development describing an approach where you conduct lots of short, fast experiments and iterate depending on the outcome. ‘Lean’ also conjure up images of a racehorse or athlete. Fit, powerful and ready for peak performance. ‘Lean’ can also means stripped of anything superfluous and free of frills. Your risk … Continue reading Stay lean
The big ticket items - the ones that are at the top of everyone’s list, the first thing the CEO wants to talk about - aren’t usually the biggest risk you’re facing.
These might be the biggest threats.
These might reflect everyone’s biggest fear.
But, your biggest risks are hiding in the corners.
It was the highpoint of a recent meeting with a large firm's corporate security team. While we were showing them around DCDR, the CSO leaned over to a colleague and said
"I love the simplicity".
Cue smiles from our side....