Business continuity resources

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ISO 22361:2022 - Crisis Management Guidelines: a closer look

Hilary EstallIn November 2022 ISO released a new guidance standard, ISO 22361:2022, to provide a structured approach to crisis management. In this article Hilary Estall MBCI, IRCA BCMS Principal Auditor reviews ISO 22361 and picks out the key points.

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How effective are your business continuity and crisis response exercises?

Robin BucknallBusiness continuity and crisis response exercising is a surprisingly weak area in many organizations says Robin Bucknall MA MSc MBCI. Here he looks at why this is the case and how to improve in this area.

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How good is ChatGPT at answering questions about BC and resilience?

How good is ChatGPT at answering questions about business continuity and resilience?ChatGPT has never been far from the headlines over the past few months. At Continuity Central we thought it would be interesting to ask it some of the common questions we get asked about business continuity and resilience. See what you think of the answers…

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All our business continuity listings in date order

New Executive Committee Vice Chair for DRI Foundation’s Women in Business Continuity Management group
Survey gives a snapshot of crisis management in German companies
Why are organizations failing in effective asset management?
Survey looks at how organizations are responding to the recent bank failures
The benefits of integrating cyber resilience and business continuity
How good is ChatGPT at answering questions about business continuity and resilience?
Harnessing data and analytics to drive climate resilience
BCI sets out timescale for the 2023 Awards and announces three new categories
Winners of the 2023 DRI Awards of Excellence announced
Intelligent Process Automation and Business Continuity: Areas for Future Research
The BCI announces the launch of a foundation to support real-world resilience research
Theme announced for Business Continuity Awareness Week 2023
ISO 22361:2022 - Crisis Management Guidelines: a closer look
DRI releases Awards of Excellence shortlist
UK business operations threatened by norovirus surge
How to avoid a data wipeout: three steps to protect your organization from wiper malware
Industry business continuity planning test scheduled for Canadian investment and trading firms
Databarracks launches Business Continuity Incident Response service
The ‘availability gap’: recovery requirements cannot practically be met in the majority of organizations
BCI Supply Chain Resilience Report 2023

Getting started with the business impact analysis

This resource explores what the business impact analysis (BIA) is, how to get started, and provides access to an easy to use BIA and Risk Assessment Worksheet to carry out your first business impact analysis or to improve existing BIAs.

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The Business Continuity Business Case Template

Business continuity is much more than making plans to deal with disasters and disruptions. It’s an integral part of a broader resilience effort - not just during a crisis, but continuously, through all the ups and downs of normal operations.

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A guide to writing a business continuity plan

In an article aimed at providing assistance to those starting out in business continuity, CMAC overviews the basics of business continuity and offers a useful framework for writing your first business continuity plan.

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Business continuity?

Business continuity can be defined as 'the processes, procedures, decisions and activities to ensure that an organization can continue to function through an operational interruption'. Read more about the basics of business continuity here.

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