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Supplier Availability Management: Organized Labor - a Critical Workforce Supplier

by Business Continuity  |  January 15, 2013

For the first time in more than three decades, NYC is gearing up for a strike on Wednesday January 16, 2013 by the city's largest school bus driver union: Local 1181...

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Superstorm Sandy: November 1, 2012 Gartner Blog Post Summary #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 1, 2012

One of the things I take seriously as a part of my job is making it easy for Gartner clients to get access to our research in a timely manner....

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September is National Preparedness Month in the U.S.: Take Advantage of It

by Business Continuity  |  September 4, 2012

It’s September. Kids are back to school and we adults have an internal clock driving us to start something new. BCM professionals can take advantage of this quest by leveraging...

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Tales from the Road: April/2012 Continuity Insights Conference

by Business Continuity  |  April 23, 2012

The April/2012 Continuity Insights Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona was a great mix of foundational and advanced topics in business continuity management (BCM). PS-Prep even had its own track! I couldn’t...

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Gartner's Emergency/Mass Notification Market Analysis Reports Are Published!

by Business Continuity  |  March 27, 2012

It took some time, but we published four new notes regarding the emergency/mass notification market. Magic Quadrant for U.S. Emergency/Mass Notification Services Published: 8 March 2012 ID:G00217610   Analyst(s): Roberta J....

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Are You Prepared for a Zombie Attack?

by Business Continuity  |  November 2, 2011

Most of us think about computer-based zombies but this survey provides some needed humorous diversion from all of the weather-related power outages in the Northeast U.S. Take the Zombie Risk...

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Attend Your Local ACP Tabletop Exercise! You Will Learn A Lot (and in the safety of a non-workplace environment)

by Business Continuity  |  September 28, 2011

On Tuesday September 20, 2011, I attended my local CT ACP chapter’s annual tabletop exercise. Hosted at Northeast Utilities, the ACP management team in conjunction with NU’s BCM team, conducted...

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What's Changed in BCM Since 9/11: A Ten Year Review

by Business Continuity  |  September 13, 2011

Anniversaries of major events - personal and public - trigger much reflection on what has changed since the event, and 9/11 is no different. I went back to my experience...

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REPOST: U.S Again Under Threat: Published 9 September 2011 > Homeland Security Newswire

by Business Continuity  |  September 9, 2011

Nice explanations provided for "Specific" and "credible" in the body:  http://www.homelandsecuritynewswire.com/us-again-under-threat U.S again under threat Published 9 September 2011 New York City and the District of Columbia respond to "specific,...

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New "Get Tech Ready" Web Resource from FEMA's Ready Campaign

by Business Continuity  |  August 31, 2011

Ensuring your staff is prepared and safe before, during and after a disaster goes a long way in ensuring workforce resilience - in other words, that your workforce will be...

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