Category: Authors

Whose watch is it anyway?… Consultants and Business Continuity Planning

How to select and partner with a business continuity consultant to achieve optimum results when developing or enhancing your Business Continuity program.

Terrorists are not lonely, even in wolf form, and neither are counter terrorism practitioners

Is there a clash of opinion between counter terrorism practitioners and academics about the sharing of classified information?

How to determine the terrorist threat levels

Why terrorism threat levels rise in the days, weeks and months before an attack, not after. The risk level is determined by what we know, not what has just taken place. And what we know is usually determined in large part by intelligence.

Terrorism was down in 2017. That’s good right? Yes, but…

The total number of terrorist attacks worldwide in 2017 decreased by 23% and total deaths due to terrorist attacks decreased by 27%, compared to 2016.

Bite size resilience – A masterclass in resilience

Yes, we need technology and infrastructure, but what do we do when you don’t have access to those commodities? It shouldn’t stop you from being resilient.

Isn’t propaganda great? But it can be misleading!

This is the third claim connecting the deadly Canadian attack to IS, but there is still no evidence that the gunman acted on behalf of any organizations.

When the show must go on!

Understand the importance of Business Continuity in developing a more resilient Supply Chain.

Bite size resilience – Timing

It's a fact that something will go wrong in our lives, at some point or another. But disaster has no respect for the clock. Our life clocks. Bad timing is inevitable.

Brexit Resilience: Conception to Grave

From conception to the grave, the UK, and the rest of Europe, need resilience and security going forward, no matter what is delivered on March 29th 2019.

Bite size resilience – Self mockery is a trait of resilience

Why the ability to self-mock yourself, shows great maturity and resilience (in my eyes anyway).

Terrorism and citizenship

What is a citizen? Well it depends. The concept appears to date back to city states in ancient Greece, but in the modern era each state decides what the rules are. 

Bite size resilience – Are you ready?

...for anything? Risk and resilience go hand in hand!