Information is a precious asset that requires effective protective measures. What are the security protocols regarding the sensitive information you hold, control or manipulate? Do you know how information circulates within your organization? Do you have all the measures in place required for good governance?
What happens when a link in your supply chain breaks? Did you evaluate the impacts of an interruption of their operations? Would you know how to remedy this situation?
Markets impose new regulatory and governance frameworks. Are your organization’s standards and expectations documented in thorough policies? A service interruption could lead to severe sanctions. Do you have the processes to ensure a quick and efficient response to any situation?
These natural disasters threaten the economy, essential infrastructures and transport axis. Is your organization conscious of its vulnerabilities? Did you plan measures to reduce the impacts of these events on your operations?
The human factor has become a major business concern. Have you taken into account your key employee’s expertise in your business continuity planning? How would you communicate with your employee during an emergency situation?
The dependence of business processes on information technology is a constant challenge for managers. Did you identify all of the technological interrelations required to maintain your critical operations? Business processes require the coordinated intervention of many technological sectors. Is your disaster recovery plan well sequenced?