3 Key Pillars for Strategic Decision-Making

We can all agree that accountability and transparency are goals for every organization. This is especially true when considering decision-making processes, as these two elements are crucial to ensure final decisions are defensible, accepted, and understood by key stakeholders. So why is it that many organizations often struggle to achieve... Read More

How to Make Decisions Faster Without Sacrificing Quality

For modern-day organizations, the pace of ideation is faster than ever before. Regardless of industry and size, teams across the globe are working to figure out how to make decisions faster without sacrificing the quality of those decisions. And while many organizations have no problem generating new ideas and brainstorming ways to bring them to... Read More

Risk Planning for the Next Pandemic

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become clear that improved planning for global disease outbreaks is necessary. The next severe pandemic is coming: it’s not a matter of if, but when. Read More

Can your risk solution model 'many-to-many' relationships?

Choosing controls and subsequently optimizing the allocation of resources to risk controls requires identification and processing the many to many relationships involved between risk events, causes of the events, and objectives to which the events have consequences. Read More

How to build a roadmap to support your workforce during the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond.

Employers all around the globe are reacting to Covid-19, anxious to support their employees, customers, suppliers and communities. The media, consultancies and vendors are crowding our media feeds and inboxes with proffered solutions and advice, some of which promises to change the way we work forever. Read More

Covid-19: Prioritize your worries

Covid-19 Risk Reduction: What's next? Read More

Risk Event Defined

An event is something that happens. Read More

Two Types of Risk

In our last blog we learned that there are two classifications of of risk:   the risks you take, where you have control and the risks you face which are caused by involuntary events. (Read "What does risk mean to you?") Here we will discuss the risks you face. Read More

Key Decision Guidelines 1. Clarify Decision Terminology

1. Clarify decision terminology to make sure everyone on your team is reading from the same “playbook.”  Read More

Make Important Decisions Better with Structured Decision Making

Determining the best way to make decisions and set priorities has been a topic for debate since ancient times. Science and experience are finally converging to advise us on clear approaches to make better decisions. Read More