Category: Authors

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!

Set the Standard – ISO 13485 – Medical devices

ISO 13485 - Medical Devices - is an internationally agreed standard that sets out the requirements for a quality management system specific to the medical devices industry.

Does the fear of terrorism outweigh the actual threat level?

Can we really put a dent in those who radicalize to violence and execute terrorist acts?

Bite size resilience – Fashionable Resilience Advice

Business continuity and crisis management plans can be confusing on the eye. The only way to test them, is to exercise them.

How much airport security is too much?

Why we are not going to get less airport security and may even get more, as hard as that may be to believe.

Mitigating Supply Chain Risk for Greater Resilience

The value of mitigation: a proactive, productive, cost effective component of successful Supply Chain Continuity planning.

Conference Shows and Quality Street

Organisers and exhibitors should be thanked for considering the visitors quirky needs. Freebies aren't the most important thing to take away.

How to help prepare community events for severe weather

Fear of storms at a young age is what drew Ron Bianchi to the study of weather. Today, he helps others ease their fears about the threat of severe weather at community events and festivals.

How to prevent vehicular terrorist attacks – maybe

One thing that is confounding police and intelligence agencies the world over is what to do about car rammings/vehicular terrorist attacks.

Terrorism in Africa 20 years after the Nairobi/Dar es Salaam bombings

We tend to associate significance to anniversaries and in that light I’d like to weigh in on terrorism in Africa today. Are things any better? Any worse? Let’s look at what is happening across Africa.