Business Resilience Blog2019-07-03T12:06:10+02:00

Compliance management as a means of crisis prevention

Keeping an eye on the numerous legal requirements for companies is a great challenge for many entrepreneurs. And yet it is worth taking up this challenge. Legal violations can quickly turn into a tangible crisis for the company. Claims for damages (e.g. from product liability), fines (e.g. breaches of antitrust [...]

By | 28 October, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Cyber Due Diligence

The need for cyber due diligence in a merger or acquisition is more relevant than ever. On 9 July 2019, the UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) announced that it would issue Marriot International with a £99 million fine for breach of European data protection law under the European Data Protection [...]

By | 30 September, 2019|Categories: News|

Emergency Management: Immediate action, business continuity, recovery – simply explained

Immediate Action Plan, Business Continuation, Recovery Emergency management has its own vocabulary. The graphic from the BSI 100-4 Emergency Management provides a good overview of the chronological sequence. We explain this using a simple example: You have planned a romantic dinner for your partner's birthday and are sitting at home [...]

By | 22 September, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Supply chain: Risk assessment in general

The mere consideration of financially oriented risks is no longer sufficient in today's logistics. Rather, aspects such as risk management, sustainability and social requirements are of great relevance as a result of society. Several studies show, however, that many companies have not yet implemented risk management, nor have plans been [...]

By | 19 July, 2019|Categories: Interest|Tags: , , |

Climate change as a business risk?

Climate change and its consequences are painfully felt in many areas and increasingly pose a threat to people and the environment. According to the German Weather Service (DWD), "around 9% more precipitation falls over the year than 140 years ago". The increase in heat waves and hot days can also [...]