Business Continuity Blog

With significant experience in business continuity management consulting, John Robinson shares his insight.

Pandemic Planning for Business

Posted by Mark Robinson on Mar 02, 2020

The following post is intended to support businesses with their pandemic planning. It includes a suggested approach and an opportunity to download our own Pandemic Plan as an example.

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Tags: Risk, Resilience, Insurance, Pandemic

How can Business Continuity Planning support setting the correct Business Interruption cover?

Posted by John Basinger on Jan 26, 2018

I recently picked up on a study produced jointly by Swiss Re and Parima, entitled Lessons Learned in Business Interruption. The study deals with BI issues in the Far East but the principles are relevant for the rest of the world. Their conclusion is that Business Continuity Planning has a massive role to play in enabling the insurance broker to assist their client in getting the correct level of BI cover.

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Tags: Business Continuity Management, Insurance

Inoni launches Business Continuity Planning software for small businesses

Posted by Mark Robinson on Jan 25, 2018


This week, Inoni launched the latest product in their suite of Business Continuity Planning tools for SMEs. Inoni Micro, built specifically for organisations up to 50 employees, offers a scaled-back and easy to complete online tool for managing a Business Continuity Plan.

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Tags: Business Continuity Management, Small Business

Running a Business Continuity programme

Posted by John Robinson on Oct 18, 2017

Taken from Part 2 of our Business Continuity Blueprint. 

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Nobody does business continuity (BC) for the sake of it, there’s always a good reason and it helps if you understand what’s driving it - not least because you can then set firm success criteria.

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Tags: Business Continuity Management, Business Impact Analysis, ISO 22301

Video - The importance of ISO 22316 on the brexit phenomenon

Posted by Mark Robinson on Sep 08, 2017

Recording of a PECB webinar hosted by John Robinson on the importance of ISO 22136 in the context of Brexit.

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Tags: Brexit, ISO 22316