Preparing for the Unexpected (2019-04-11): Crisis Management w/ Regina Phelps

Our 2019-04-11 show focuses on Developing Powerful Crisis Management Programs with global industry expert, Regina Phelps.


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Preparing for the Unexpected (2019-03-07): Testing & Exercising – Beyond Tabletops

The 2019-03-07 show focuses on Testing and Exercising: Beyond Tabletops with Master Exercise Planner, Joe Bechtold.


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Preparing for the Unexpected (Nov 8/18): Lessons Learned from a Historical Perspective

For our November 8/18 episode, we talk to business and history expert John Vespasian, who will show us how we can learn business continuity and disaster planning lessons from a historical perspective.


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“Preparing for the Unexpected” – Nov 23/17 Episode: EBMUD

2017-11-23 Episode: We talk to East Bay Municipal Utility District, which provides water to approximately 1.3 million people in the Oakland and Berkeley, California area. Continue reading

Testing BCM and DR Plans – Part 3 of 3: Test Findings and Summary

This week’s show is the third and final part of the talk on testing our BCM/BCP/DR plans and programs. We’ll focus on documenting test findings and how to put together an effective Executive Summary.

Don’t forget, it’s 9am EST every Thursday.

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Preparing for the Unexpected: Testing our BCP/DR Plans (Part 3)

In the final part of our 3 part series on testing our BCP/DR plans, we’ll be looking at test findings and the Executive Summary – how to present them and what they should contain.

Don’t forget, “Preparing for the Unexpected” airs every Thursday at 9am EST.

Happy listening!!

The StoneRoad Team

NEW BCM / DR TEMPLATES! Now Available at

We’re happy to announce that we now have updated Business Continuity Management (BCM) document templates available at  We’ve removed the older 2003 versions, and now have everything in a 2010 version.

Here’s what you can find: Continue reading