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How today’s businesses benefit from intelligent automation

How today’s businesses benefit from intelligent automation

No matter what industry you’re in, a constant business goal is to remain a step ahead of the competition. But what does that really mean? How can business owners quantify that in a meaningful way? The answer to those questions may evolve over time, but today’s savvy business owners are working like tomorrow using intelligent automation, a concept that involves executing a wide variety of tasks and processes quickly and efficiently.

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How Energy Companies Are Leading The Way In Cybersecurity

How Energy Companies Are Leading The Way In Cybersecurity

In today’s increasingly digital world, the secure transmission of sensitive information has become a top priority for both individual citizens and the world’s largest government agencies. Since 90 percent of the power infrastructure in the United States is privately held, leading energy companies are adopting cybersecurity practices intended to reduce the impact of any incident that might put energy delivery at risk. However, sometimes these measures fall short.

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The business of weather: and managing the risks to your organization

The business of weather: and managing the risks to your organization

When risk management professionals hear that the Polar Vortex is collapsing, they aren’t simply worried about how cold it will get; they are focused on the impact to business operations. The risk manager needs to engage the proper functional groups in the organization to make sure their strategies for dealing with operations across the business during severe weather conditions properly address the risk, without introducing new risks. Requiring employees to commute into work in unsafe conditions or failing to communicate with the workforce about impending extreme and severe weather in a timely fashion can elevate human and business risk.

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7 Memorial Day Weekend Safety Tips

7 Memorial Day Weekend Safety Tips

This year is the first time in four years the National Safety Council (NSC) estimates fewer than 400 people will perish in motor vehicle accidents over the three-day Memorial Day weekend.

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The National Cyber Security Alliance and the Better Business Bureau Recommend Top Online “Take-Action Tips” to Help Keep You Safe and Secure

The National Cyber Security Alliance and the Better Business Bureau Recommend Top Online “Take-Action Tips” to Help Keep You Safe and Secure

The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the Better Business Bureau (BBB) have teamed up to remind everyone that when clearing out clutter, don’t forget about the critical need to take action and protect your volumes of valuable information. Whether you are tidying up your home or sprucing up your office space, everyone needs to spend a few minutes to help keep personal online data more secure. Taking some simple, proactive steps will go a long way in safeguarding you against any number of potentially disruptive issues – like identity theft, loss of funds or credit card fraud – that can cause mayhem by compromising your data.    

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2019 Risk Management Summit

2019 Risk Management Summit

The aim of the Summit is to present small and middle market companies with ideas, concepts and products that will facilitate innovation, success and transformation. The year’s theme, “Controlling your Destiny,” will focus on providing risk management, technology and claims management strategies to combat trends impacting companies today.

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