17 posts categorised "Martin Caddick"

03 January 2017

PwC wins ‘BCM Consulting Firm of the Year’ 3 years in a row

By Martin Caddick Our multiple award-winning Business Continuity Management (BCM) team is delighted to have received another accolade for its work: being named BCM Consulting Firm of the Year from Corporate Livewire for the third year running. This is one of a string of over 20 awards our Crisis and...

11 November 2016

BCI and PwC summer survey statistics: what’s the future for BCM professionals?

By Charley Newnham and Martin Caddick Were you at BCI World Conference this week? During the conference, we shared some of the findings from the BCI and PwC summer survey on the future of Business Continuity Management (BCM). We also promised you, during our blog series before the event that...

16 May 2016

Welcome to Business Continuity Awareness Week 2016: What’s your return on investment?

By Martin Caddick for Business Continuity Awareness Week 2016 Another year, another Business Continuity Awareness Week (BCAW). How many have you seen go by? How many times have you really used it to your advantage? What we should be doing during BCAW is looking out for all the free resources...

27 November 2015

Working from home strategy - a sensible risk-based decision?

By Martin Caddick Follow @MCaddick001 When something goes wrong, and you can't work from your usual place of work, traditionally many firms expect you to relocate to facilities provided by Work Area Recovery service providers. These provide all the facilities you need, but can be inconvenient. The development of faster...

12 September 2014

We win UK business continuity management consulting firm of the year

By Martin Caddick Follow @MCaddick001 We are delighted to have won ACQ (Acquisition Finance) magazine's UK Business Continuity Management Consulting Firm of the Year. This follows winning the Global 100 award also as Business Continuity Management Consulting Firm of the Year (UK) earlier this year. These awards reinforce our reputation...

02 July 2014

Regulators, standards... and the future...

By Martin Caddick There has been some soul-searching by regulators recently. Bad things have happened, notably in the Financial Services sector, despite detailed prescriptive regulation. The focus of the regulation has been questioned, along with a tendency to take a tick-box approach rather than judge the effectiveness of controls. This...

27 January 2014

How resilient are organisations? Our webcast explores the latest survey.

By Martin Caddick Our team shared what it found in its latest survey, in a webcast on 22 January. This is still available to watch for those who missed it. It will be of interest to anyone who manages or is responsible for their organisation’s business continuity. The ‘Insight survey’...

29 October 2013

I didn’t even try to get into work yesterday…

By Martin Caddick I didn’t even try to get into work yesterday. I can easily work from home, using my laptop, broadband and phone. Many of us made the same decision, and soon photos were being exchanged on social media of such devastation as garden chairs blown over, an overturned...

02 July 2013

PwC launches a new Business Continuity management survey

By Martin Caddick & Emma Charlesworth Our colleagues in the United States have just launched a new survey – “BCM 2022: Where We’ve Been; Where We’re Going”. It has been designed as an ‘insights survey’ and I would like to encourage as many of you who can spare 10 minutes...

30 May 2012

Prospering in an era of uncertainty

I am pleased to announce our new paper 'Prospering in an era of uncertainty', which looks at the case for resilience – the capacity of a firm to survive and thrive in an era of uncertainty, and navigate through turbulence in the wider business environment. Produced in association with the...