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SolarWinds Guide

IT Disaster Recovery (DR) planning programs based on the SolarWinds hack

IT Disaster Recovery (DR) planning programs based on the SolarWinds hack. SolarWinds’ hackers had the potential to access an unprecedented amount of sensitive data from government agencies and major corporations, …

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Optimizing the Work from Home Experience

  On December 9, 2020, Richard Long presented this webinar on how to optimize the work from home experience to make the best of this “new norm” for everyone involved.…

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Making the Most of the Business Impact Analysis

  On September 9, 2020, Michael Herrera presented this webinar on the importance of understanding the data gathered during the Business Impact Analysis process and presenting it to management to …

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Creating a Workplace Culture of Continuity

  On July 8, 2020, Richard Long presented this webinar on how to improve your workplace culture to limit damage from both known risks and unexpected challenges. Download the PDF …

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Conducting the Business Impact Analysis

  On May 13, 2020, Michael Herrera presented this webinar on the importance of conducting a Business Impact Analysis the right way. Download the PDF here. You can also view …

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Crisis Management: A Handbook for BCM Professionals

Crisis Management: A Handbook for BCM Professionals Review the elements that make up a good crisis management program and learn more about how you can go about implementing such a …

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MHA Consulting Named to Top 10 By CIO Applications

  MHA Consulting has been named one of the top 10 Business Continuity Consulting/Services Companies for 2020 by CIO Applications magazine. Every year, CIO Applications’ editorial board and a panel …

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Resiliency vs. Disaster Recovery

On March 11, 2020, Richard Long presented this webinar on the key differences between resiliency and disaster recovery and how to leverage both to support your organization’s critical processes. Download …

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Establishing a Sound Foundation for the Business Impact Analysis

  On January 8, 2020, Michael Herrera presented this webinar on the importance of taking time early in your BIA project to determine the right information to capture and how …

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For Want of a Nail: Are You Really Prepared?

  On November 13, 2019, Richard Long presented this webinar on how to look at your Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Program objectively to understand the difference between having plans and being …

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Demonstrating The Value Of Your Business Continuity Program To Management

Demonstrating The Value Of Your Business Continuity Program To Management Your program’s functional recovery capability is its most significant value, but the benefits go far beyond that. A good BC …

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The Complete Guide To Creating & Implementing A Business Recovery Plan

The Complete Guide To Creating & Implementing A Business Recovery Plan Too many businesses struggle to survive when a crisis occurs. Whether it’s an IT failure that lasts a few …

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10 Keys to a Peak Performing BCM Program

10 Keys to a Peak Performing BCM Program Each of the 10 chapters of this ebook presents one of our 10 keys that will open the doors to a BCM …

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BIA Action Guide

Your BIA Action Guide: A Handbook For BCM Professionals

Learn the Proper Way to Conduct a Business Impact Analysis A complete Business Impact Analysis can be daunting if you’re unsure of who to include and what questions to ask, …

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Planning for the Business Impact Analysis

Planning for the Business Impact Analysis

  On August 14, 2019, Michael Herrera presented this webinar on the importance of taking time early in your BIA project development process to determine the scope, objectives, stakeholders, tools, …

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MHA Consulting Named to Top 10 By CIO Applications

  MHA Consulting has been named one of the top 10 Business Continuity Consulting/Services Companies for 2019 by CIO Applications magazine. Every year, CIO Applications’ editorial board and a panel …

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Actual Risks – Understanding the Real Risks to Your Organization

  On March 13, 2019, Richard Long presented this webinar on how a better understanding of the real risks to your organization can make a big difference to your ability …

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Introduction to the Business Impact Analysis

  On January 9, 2019, Michael Herrera presented this webinar on conducting a well-organized and thorough BIA.  If you’re not already well-versed in the components of a BIA, this webinar …

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10 Ways to Make Your BIA a Disaster

  MHA Consulting Senior Advisory Consultant Richard Long presented “10 Ways to Make Your BIA a Disaster” for the membership webinar meeting of the BRMA on October 17, 2018.…

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Mock Exercises – How to Test True Capability

  On July 11, 2018, Richard Long presented this webinar on how to use mock exercises to test the true capability of your BC/DR program. In this webinar we discussed …

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Your New BFFs – Compliance and Residual Risk

  On May 9, 2018, Michael Herrera presented this webinar on the concepts of compliance and residual risk and how each can be used to strengthen and support your BCM …

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The BIA from the IT Perspective

  MHA Consulting CEO Michael Herrera presents The BIA from the IT Perspective at DRJ Spring World 2018 in Orlando, Florida on March 25, 2018. In this workshop, CEO Michael …

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Building an Effective Cyber Exercise 

  On January 10, 2018, Richard Long presented this webinar on how to use a cyber  exercise to identify weaknesses and gaps in your technical capability. In this webinar we …

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Critical Supplier Continuity – Believe It or Not

  On November 8, 2017, Michael Herrera discussed how to identify critical suppliers, address exposures and gaps, and evaluate supplier resiliency in order to ensure that your company can recover …

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Building an Effective Disaster Recovery Exercise 

On September 13, 2017, Richard Long presented this webinar on how to use a Disaster Recovery exercise to identify weaknesses and gaps in your technical capability. In this webinar we …

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21 Days to a Stronger, Fitter BCM Program

21 Days to a Stronger, Fitter BCM Program On July 12, 2017 Michael Herrera presented this webinar on how to assess the fitness of your BCM program and plan for …

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Getting the BS Out of the Business Impact Analysis

Getting the BS Out of the Business Impact Analysis On May 10, 2017 Richard Long presented this webinar on conducting a no-nonsense BIA. A Business Impact Analysis is, at its …

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Emergency Management with Tim Newbill

Video: Emergency Management

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

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Video: Business Continuity Trends

  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 …

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Business Continuity Management ROI Is the New Black

Business Continuity Management ROI Is the New Black On March 8, 2017 Michael Herrera presented this webinar on the importance of understanding the return on investment in your BCM program …

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BCM Trends, Issues, and the Future – AZ Central RIMS Chapter

  MHA Consulting CEO Michael Herrera presented “BCM Trends, Issues, and the Future” at the monthly meeting of the Arizona Central RIMS chapter in Phoenix, Arizona on January 11, 2017.…

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Developing an Effective Disaster Recovery Plan

Developing an Effective Disaster Recovery Plan On January 11, 2017 Richard Long presented this timely webinar on the importance of creating an executable disaster recovery plan and strategy. After you …

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Mock Disaster Exercises – MHA Consulting at ACP South Texas

  MHA Consulting CEO Michael Herrera presented “Mock Disaster Exercises” at the monthly meeting of the ACP South Texas Chapter in Houston, Texas on January 10, 2017. After you …

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The Ultimate Checklist for Creating a Risk Mitigation Plan

Risk Mitigation Plan Checklist

Thank you for your interest in our Risk Mitigation Plan Checklist. This is our 10-point, step-by-step guide for creating an efficient and effective risk mitigation plan as part of your …

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Why Residual Risk Could Cost Me My Job

Why Residual Risk Could Cost Me My Job On November 9, 2016 Michael Herrera presented this timely webinar on the importance of assessing residual risk in your BCM Program. Residual …

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