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Counting the cost of ineffective business continuity

Counting the cost of ineffective business continuity

Press Releases   •   Mar 18, 2014 10:06 GMT

The Business Continuity Institute has published a report to highlight the cost of common threats to organizations, threats such as IT and telecommunications outage, data breach, cyber attacks and adverse weather conditions. 'Counting the cost' demonstrates why it is important for organizations to have a business continuity plan that can help prevent a drama from becoming a crisis.

Business leaders feel most threatened by IT hazards

Business leaders feel most threatened by IT hazards

Press Releases   •   Mar 05, 2014 07:45 GMT

Caversham, UK – 05 March 2014: A new report published by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI), in association with BSI, has revealed that IT-related threats are continuing to provide the greatest concern for organizations, ranking above other threats such as natural disasters, security incidents and industrial disputes.

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Lack of supply chain visibility affecting business performance

Press Releases   •   Nov 07, 2013 08:37 GMT

Business Continuity Institute research has revealed that three quarters of business experienced at least one supply chain disruption during the past year, with the same percentage admitting they have a complete lack of visibility of their supply chain

Professionals in Shanghai Gain “BCM Awareness” at the BCI China Conference 2013

Professionals in Shanghai Gain “BCM Awareness” at the BCI China Conference 2013

Press Releases   •   May 29, 2013 11:33 BST

About 100 professionals in Shanghai and other parts of Asia are now more knowledgeable in Business Continuity Management (BCM) for having participated in the successfully held BCI China Conference 2013 from 16-17 May. The two-day event provided the venue for various industry representatives to gain valuable information on relevant topics such as Risk Management, ISO22301 and Social Media.

Businesses count the cost of cold snap chaos

Businesses count the cost of cold snap chaos

Press Releases   •   Mar 18, 2013 01:00 GMT

The British weather – in particular heavy snow – continued to catch UK businesses by surprise in 2012, according to new research released by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Bad weather is revealed as the top cause of disruption to UK businesses over the last 12 months, with as many as 77 per cent of organisations affected by this winter’s snow.

65% of firms fear a cyber attack in 2013 according to BCI research Caversham, UK – 14th January 2013

65% of firms fear a cyber attack in 2013 according to BCI research Caversham, UK – 14th January 2013

Press Releases   •   Jan 14, 2013 09:00 GMT

A new survey report published by the BCI in association with the BSI reveals the top threats to businesses in 2013. The report captures the views of over 700 organizations in 62 countries and reveals important information on the underlying trends that drive disruption from both a geographical and sectoral perspective as well as giving short-term and longer-term insights into BC capability needs.

BCI launches V1 of its C-Suite Toolkit

BCI launches V1 of its C-Suite Toolkit

Press Releases   •   Nov 08, 2012 08:54 GMT

The BCI Corporate Partnership has recently launched its online C-Suite Toolkit that is set to change the way business continuity (BC) professionals engage with their senior managers. The C-suite Toolkit was launched at BCM World Conference and Exhibition 2012, where visitors to the BCI Corporate Partnership Stand were among the first to witness this transformational tool.