SARS and Coronavirus: Are We Prepared and Did We Learn from SARS?

I have to admit, though health care professionals have stated that the risk is low for any contamination from the Wuhan Coronavirus, I’m still brought back to the days or SARS in 2003 when panic, confusion and fear of the unknown ran rampant. Continue reading

BCAW 2019 (2019-05-16): We Talk with BCI Canada

Our 2019-05-16 episode is in support of Business Continuity Awareness Week (BCAW), May 13-17, 2019, as we replay our chat with Chris Horne of BCI Canada.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/114732/encore-the-business-continuity-institute-canada

Enjoy!

The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected (Aug 8/19): Preventing and Managing Violence in Organizations

Join us August 8/19, as we talk to Workplace Violence expert and author, Dr. Marc Siegel about how we can prepare and prevent workplace violence.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/113739/preventing-and-managing-violence-in-organizations

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Preparing for the Unexpected (July 11/19): Community Resilience w/ Prof Geoff Wilson

Join us July 11/19, as we talk to Prof Geoff Wilson from the University of Plymouth (UK) to talk about Community Resiliency.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/113475/community-resilience

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The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected: Preparing for an Active Shooter

Being prepared for an active shooter situation is a hot topic right now, so listen in on Dec 20/18 when we talk to noted expert and author C. David Shepherd.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/109522/active-shooter

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The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected (2018-05-31): BCM – Assessing Partners & Vendors

Our 2018-05-31 show will focus on the questions we need to ask of our current partners and vendors with regards to their BCM & DR programs.  These same topics come into play when any new potential partner or vendor wants to do business with us.  Do you want to partner with a business that has not ability to weather a business interruption?

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/106922/bcm-assessing-partners-and-vendors

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The StoneRoad Team

 

Preparing for the Unexpected – 2018-04-12: The Challenges of BCM/DR Programs – Part 1

No matter the industry, the size of your organization, or the location(s) of your business, Business Continuity Management (BCM) and Disaster Recovery (DR) programs always seem to experience a common set of challenges. Drawing from 20+ years of experience, Alex Fullick will discuss these many challenges that seem to transcend industry and location – and which seem to appear at one time or another – in every BCM/DR program. Listen in to hear why some of these challenges occur and how to deal with them when you begin to encounter the same issues in your program.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/105645/the-challenges-of-bcmdr-programs-part-i

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The StoneRoad Team

 

 

Preparing for the Unexpected – Episdoe 2018-01-18: The Value of BCM

The 2018-01-18 episode of Preparing for the Unexpected we are joined by author of “The Ultimate Business Continuity $uccess Guide”, who will provide us with many great tips and ideas of how BCM/DR can add value to an organization. Enjoy!

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/103753/unleashing-the-value-of-business-continuity-programs

Regards,

The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected – 2017-12-14 Episode: BCM at EMUD

The 2017-12-14 Episode will focus on BCM at the East By Municipal Utility District (EMUD) and how it maintains it program to ensure the continued delivery of services to it over 1.3 million customers.

Join us, as we speak with Julia Halsne and Nelsy Rodriquez of EMUD about their BCM program

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/103252/business-continuity-at-east-bay-municipal-utility-district

Regards,

The StoneRoad Team

“Preparing for the Unexpected” (2017-11-30 Episode): Disaster Recovery Institute Canada

Join us for our November 30, 2017 episode when we speak to John Yamniuk, the President of the Disaster Recovery Institute Canada (DRIC).   Continue reading