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Marshall Leasing win CEO of year Award alongside Alphabet!

May 20, 2015 15:54 BST Marshall Leasing Peter Cakebread wins award

The best of business continuity in the Middle East

May 11, 2015 16:22 BST The Business Continuity Institute The BCI Middle East Conference is not just an occasion for business continuity and resilience professionals to learn about best practice in the industry, it is also an opportunity to recognise the contribution made by a select group of individuals and organizations from across the region through the ​Business Continuity Instit​ute's ​Middle East Awards.

London Weekly Sales Digest May 2015

May 11, 2015 11:51 BST CN Sales Recruitment Ltd.

Ensuring resiliency in a World Cup legacy

May 08, 2015 10:21 BST The Business Continuity Institute In 2022, Qatar will host one of the biggest sporting events in the world - the ​FIFA World Cup. In doing so it will become the first Arab country to host such a prestigious tournament, and perhaps the smallest country ever to do so.

ÅF acquires Markitekten

May 07, 2015 09:25 BST ÅF As of 1 May 2015, ÅF is acquiring all the shares in Markitekten AB.

Damage to reputation considered a top risk for organizations

May 05, 2015 16:33 BST The Business Continuity Institute ​According to a new study by ​Aon Risk Solutions, damage to brand and reputation was cited as the top overall concern facing organizations globally. The ​Aon Global Risk Management Survey also revealed that, for the first time ever, cyber risk had entered the top ten at number nine.

A lack of time is no excuse for deprioritising customer loyalty

May 05, 2015 14:18 BST Netigate “No, there’s no time to measure and analyse customer loyalty. Focus is to prevent churn.” I hear variations on this statement every now and then from representatives of management teams. A lack of time is a modern phenomenon suffered by most companies. However, the argument above is like putting a plaster on an injury and hoping it will get better instead of trying to heal it from within.

May 01, 2015 11:49 BST Sponge UK A polling station is the unlikely setting for a new online game aimed at bringing the experience of voting to life for first-time voters. With around a million young people expected to cast their vote for the first time in the 2015 general election on May 7, the game offers them a taste of the polling station experience.

Small businesses investing more in business continuity

May 01, 2015 11:01 BST The Business Continuity Institute A study by research firm IDC carried out on behalf of Carbonite has revealed that over 80% of small to medium sized businesses (SMBs) have experienced downtime in the past, and that the costs associated with this downtime conservatively range from $82,200 to $256,000 for a single event.

PwC to sponsor the BCI Middle East Conference

Apr 28, 2015 11:34 BST The Business Continuity Institute The ​Business Continuity Institute is delighted that ​PwC is to be the headline sponsor of the ​BCI Middle East Conference at the Oryx Rotana in Doha, Qatar on the 11th and 12th May.