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The resilience challenge for the business continuity profession

Aug 04, 2015 16:15 BST The Business Continuity Institute The resilience challenge for the business continuity profession positions BC as an integral part of resilience, the benefit of which can be felt in a variety of ways throughout an organization. It directly impacts on operational decision making and problem solving, allowing leaders to respond in a manner consistent with strategic intent.

Huge demand for BIMscript™ Hackathon - Deadline extended

Aug 04, 2015 13:02 BST BIMobject® Budapest, Hungary 1-4th September 2015 After huge demand we have over 40 registered attendees for the BIMscript hackathon. We have decided to extend the number of seats and the deadline, to open up this amazing opportunity to more people.

Digital Update August 2015 Now Available

Aug 04, 2015 11:55 BST Digital Yacht

Is London prepared for climate change?

Jul 31, 2015 15:47 BST The Business Continuity Institute London’s businesses are ill-prepared for climate change risks as 54% of FTSE 100 firms have no business adaptation strategy in place for climate change. Evidence suggests that 60% of small and medium sized businesses have no plan in place to deal with extreme weather conditions.

Too few businesses testing their business continuity plans

Jul 31, 2015 11:49 BST The Business Continuity Institute ​Most midsize businesses have business continuity plans but few have tested them, according to ​The Hartford’s survey of midsize business owners and C-level executives in the US. This shortcoming presents potential risk for businesses, which may be unable to meet client needs due to an interruption in their operation or lose revenue due to a supplier issue.

Reputational damage across the supply chain

Jul 30, 2015 16:10 BST The Business Continuity Institute The risk of organizations breaching international human rights regulations has risen significantly over the last quarter as key Asian economies adapt to tougher economic conditions. This is the conclusion of the latest Risk Index Report from BSI which it identifies China, India, Vietnam, Bangladesh and Myanmar as the five highest risk countries for human rights violations.

Newsletter BIMobject®

Jul 30, 2015 14:10 BST BIMobject® Here you can read about new product launches on the BIMobject® Cloud, technical announcements, up-to-date information about the BIM industry and upcoming events regarding the BIMobject® company.

The cost of catastrophe

Jul 30, 2015 10:21 BST The Business Continuity Institute Less than a third (31%) of global economic losses as a result of natural disasters were covered by insurance (including both private insurers and government-sponsored programs) during the first half of 2015, according to a new study by Aon Benfield. This is slightly above the 10-year average of 27% because the majority of the losses occurred in regions with higher insurance penetration.

Neopost donates to Penniwells Riding for the Disabled

Jul 29, 2015 15:00 BST Neopost At Neopost we care about our customers’ feedback. It’s what drives us to perform better and provide the high-quality service that has established us as the leading mailing solution specialist. As a thank you to customers who participate in our feedback questionnaires, we donate £100 to a cause of their choice.

Digital Yacht WL70 - Nouvelle solution abordable de WiFi à bord

Jul 28, 2015 09:00 BST Digital Yacht Juillet 2015 : Digital Yacht lance la nouvelle antenne WiFi WL70. Etends la portée de réception des hotspots WiFi, solution d'internet à bord de haute qualité avec une simple connexion USB.