Getting Real: The Persuasive Power of Real-Life BC Stories
February 28 @ 11:00 am
Most business continuity (BC) practitioners have encountered members of their organizations who say that preparing for negative events that are unlikely to happen is a waste of time. This webinar, by MHA Senior Advisory Consultant Richard Long, will provide you with ideas and examples to help you explain why BC is important. The webinar will discuss:
- Real-life stories of events that have impacted unprepared organizations
- How to help people understand the need for business continuity
- How to communicate critical BC information to a reluctant team
ABOUT OUR PRESENTER:
Richard Long is one of MHA’s practice team leaders for Technology and Disaster Recovery related engagements. He has been responsible for the successful execution of MHA business continuity and disaster recovery engagements in industries such as Energy & Utilities, Government Services, Healthcare, Insurance, Risk Management, Travel & Entertainment, Consumer Products, and Education. Prior to joining MHA, Richard held Senior IT Director positions at PetSmart (NASDAQ: PETM) and Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) and has been a senior leader across all disciplines of IT. He has successfully led international and domestic disaster recovery, technology assessment, crisis management, and risk mitigation engagements.