NC State’s ERM Initiative released their 2018 report on the State of Risk Oversight. This report spurs lots of thoughts for me on a variety of topics, but I want to focus today on enterprise risk management adding value to the strategic planning process. Last year, I wrote about how ERM can be used as…Read More
Credit ratings for banks, insurance companies and publicly-traded companies are issued by one of three agencies – Standard & Poor’s (S&P), Moody’s or Fitch. Together, these firms account for 95% of credit ratings issued in the world. Although each of these firms evaluates a company’s ability to handle risks to the enterprise in one way…Read More
As we close out 2016, I first want to say thank you to the readers of my ERM Insights website. While it’s only in the beginning stages, I’ve been heartened by the response I’ve seen so far. My plan is to dramatically expand ERMInsightsbyCarol.com in the year ahead to help companies of all industries and…Read More
Is this really the next frontier of the enterprise risk management process’ role within the organization? Or is the future now? When it comes to seeing what the future holds, you need to know the history. The same applies to enterprise risk management (ERM), which has an interesting history. In fact, this history is nicely…Read More
Just in the last month, two of the country’s largest airlines experienced massive technology outages that reverberated throughout their entire operation(s) during the peak summer travel season. The first outage occurred on July 20 when a computer meltdown led to the grounding of Southwest flights over a 3-day period. Although flights could land, the computer…Read More
As an enterprise risk management consultant, my goal – and a real passion! – is ensuring companies have the tools they need to identify and properly manage threats and opportunities to business objectives ... Read More
Popular Post this Month
- 4 Risk Response Strategie... Decisions, decisions… It seems like it never ends, r...