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Learn more about the business continuity, risk mitigation and disaster recovery with our resources.

MHA Recognized as Top 10 Business Continuity Consulting Company


MHA Consulting has been named one of the top 10 Business Continuity Consulting/Services Companies for 2019 by CIO Applications magazine.

actual risk Understanding Real Risks to Your Organization


To be truly effective at continuity planning, we must improve our understanding of actual risks, especially those that will have the largest impact and those with the highest probability of occurring. Learn how to how to look at risk objectively to understand the difference between perceived and actual risk.

intro-to-biaIntroduction to the BIA


Getting ready to launch a BIA for your organization? The information it will reveal about your critical business operations and their dependencies will be foundational in your efforts to design a good business continuity plan.


Mock Exercises – How to Test True Capability


Learn how to how to use mock exercises to test the true capability of your BC/DR program. This presentation will teach you about using mock exercises to enhance the maturity and recoverability of your organization.


Your New BFFs – Compliance & Residual Risk


Your BCM program’s functional recovery capability is its most significant value. Measuring and understanding the level of alignment with standards, mitigation of risk, and execution in your recovery plans can provide insight into your organization’s ability to recover in the event of a disruption. 


The Critical Path to Recovery


An incident has occurred, and the first 24 hours are the most critical. How do you react?  This webinar tackles the who, what, when, where, why and how to execute your playbook in the first 24 hours. 


Building an Effective Cyber Exercise


A cyber exercise can be quite different from the usual disaster recovery exercise and there are some things you should consider when undertaking such an endeavor.


Critical Supplier Continuity – Believe It or Not


Your supply chain is integral to your success, and any disruption can be a major threat to business continuity. Reliance on third-party providers, key suppliers, or business partners may expose your organization to vulnerabilities.


Building an Effective Disaster Reocvery Exercises


Do you hold regular disaster recovery exercises to heighten team sophistication and maturity? Performing actual recoveries, especially leveraging known weaknesses and gaps, provides appropriate stress-inducing behavior versus a game mentality.

21 Days to a Stronger, Fitter BCM Program


Business continuity management (BCM)—the development of strategies, plans, and actions that provide protection for your business in the face of what could be seriously damaging or potentially fatal disruptive incidents—is a critical component of any company’s survival strategy.
getting the BS out of the BIA

Getting the BS Out of the Business Impact Analysis

Video Presentation

A Business Impact Analysis is a fact-finding mission. Do the analysis right and you’ll come to a deeper, more realistic understanding of your company’s current state of operations—and pave the way for creating a recovery strategy that actually works. In this presentation, we cover how.

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Business Continuity Trends

Video Presentation

Michael Herrera, CEO and founder of MHA Consulting, sat down with Monique Hafler, Business Continuity Management Program Administrator for the Central Arizona Project, to discuss some trends in the Business Continuity Management field.



Video Presentation

Assessing Business Continuity Management (BCM) Return on Investment (ROI) is essential to the success of your program and its ability to recover the critical operations of your organization. Understanding your BCM ROI tells you if your program is getting the intended results, and can allow for a quick course change if the numbers start to move in the wrong direction.

Emergency Management with Tim Newbill

Emergency Management: A Discussion


Michael Herrera, MHA CEO and Othell T. ” Tim” Newbill III, Emergency Manager for the City of Goodyear talk about Emergency Management.

Mock Disaster Exercises: A Presentation

Download a comprehensive overview on the methodology for planning, executing and documenting a succesful Mock Disaster Exercise.

BIA Best Practices

BCM Trends, Issues and the Future

Trying to figure out how risk management and business continuity fit together? In this presentation, we discuss BCM trends and issues, and how to leverage what you’ve learned.