How to Conduct an Effective Tabletop Exercise
Proactive education and training is an essential part of maintaining business continuity and preparing for unexpected events. However, even if an organization has a documented business continuity plan, some employees might not know what's in it, or the strategy might never have been tested. Tabletop Exercises from Attainium can help companies gain the knowledge they need to recover and respond to a variety of situations. Read more ...
Business Continuity Planning from the Perspective of the Pandemic
by Bob Mellinger, CEO & Founder of Attainium Corp
Post-pandemic Business Continuity Planning -- How the lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic should influence your existing business continuity plan. Or provide insight and guidance if you are developing a new one.
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How the Delta Variant Should Factor Into Your Return-to-Office Plans
by Rasheeda Childress, Associate Editor at Associations Now
Many offices had planned to return to work this fall, but the surge in COVID-19 infections due to the Delta variant is forcing many organizations to consider delaying. Experts, like Bob Mellinger, CEO of Attainium Corp, offer advice on how to factor Delta into your reopening plans.
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Is Your Business Continuity Plan Prepared to Respond to a Ransomware Attack?
It's pretty clear that cyberattacks (including ransomware attacks) have been on the rise for the past several years, causing loss of productivity, damage to reputation and, of course, impact on the bottom line. More than 50% of businesses surveyed in the Sophos Annual Ransomware Survey in 2020 suffered a significant ransomware attack. Globally, ransomware attacks are projected to cost close to $20 billion in 2021. Read more ...
Top 6 Effective Tabletop Exercise Scenarios for Business Continuity
Business continuity plans alone aren't enough to ensure organizations can overcome unexpected situations. These strategies must be tested, revised to cover critical vulnerabilities, and tested again. Conducting a Tabletop Exercise scenario can help train staff, raise their levels of awareness of the business continuity plan and verify their capabilities to communicate, respond and recover from various events. Check out one of these top six scenarios for your next Tabletop Exercise. Read more ...