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Seven Ways to Engage the Board on IRM

by John Wheeler  |  November 6, 2017

Based on public disclosures of risk oversight practices, such as those mandated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), public companies are focusing more effort and attention on improving...

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How to Get Your CEO to Embrace Digital Risk Management

by John Wheeler  |  October 19, 2017

As a CIO, you want to sit down with your CEO to discuss her new plan to implement cloud-based software. You’re concerned about security risks. But after some back and...

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Gartner's New IRM Magic Quadrant Signals End of GRC Era

by John Wheeler  |  August 16, 2017

Over the past several years, Gartner has evolved its research of Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) technology solutions to meet the increasingly complex needs of the security and risk management...

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Gartner's Hype Cycle Focuses on Integrated Risk Management

by John Wheeler  |  July 24, 2017

Gartner just released its 2017 Hype Cycle for Risk Management focusing on the importance of integrated risk management (IRM). The 2017 Hype Cycle for Risk Management report describes the related services,...

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NIST Cybersecurity Framework Supports Use of IRM

by John Wheeler  |  January 9, 2017

2017 brings a new focus and urgency to improving cybersecurity at all levels of our society. While a fierce debate rages in Washington, DC over the cyber-intrusion impact on the...

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GRC Redefined: Gartner Adopts an Integrated Risk Management View

by John Wheeler  |  October 17, 2016

The time has come for a new viewpoint on the maturing discipline known as governance, risk and compliance (GRC). The term GRC was spawned from the need for better internal...

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CEOs and CIOs Are Seeking Digital Risk Leaders

by John Wheeler  |  August 5, 2016

I had the distinct honor and privilege to participate in this year's Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Nearly 500 security and risk management professionals from...

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What's New on Gartner's Hype Cycle for Risk Management Solutions, 2016

by John Wheeler  |  July 13, 2016

I'm pleased to announce the publication of Gartner's very first Hype Cycle for Risk Management Solutions and it marks a significant evolution in our research agenda. Formerly known as the Hype...

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Design Thinking Lies at the Corner of Risk Management and Innovation

by John Wheeler  |  June 21, 2016

Right now, businesses of all shapes and sizes are struggling to find the next disruptive, digital idea that will lead to exponential growth and hefty profits. We all know how...

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What's So Cool About Risk Management?

by John Wheeler  |  May 1, 2016

What's so cool about risk management? Well, this past week Gartner honored three solution providers as "Cool Vendors in Risk Management." The dawn of a new era in risk management...

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