A network view of the top risks in 2017

Risk.net published yesterday the results of its top risks survey for 2017. Compared to 2016, geopolitical risks comprising mostly the worries and threats felt following the yes referendum to Brexit and the election of Donald Trump is the big entry of the year in fourth

Op risk survey shows the insidious effects of political risk

Rise in geopolitical turmoil drives other risk factors, suggests a network analysis of 2017's survey   There are decades where nothing happens, and there are weeks where decades happen, Lenin once observed. A steep rise in uncertainty and instability in the global political order following the

Tight budget? Chapelle Consulting launches the £10,000 pack

Price matters. Quality matters. Simplicity is a plus. We combine both into a simple pricing offer: the £10,000 pack. Whether for training or consulting services, £10,000 buys you enough to cover your needs, and if your needs are large, just build up packs to get a

“The Risk Management Handbook” by David Hillson

I have co-authored with Edward Sankey the chapter on "Operational Risk Management" in  “the Risk Management Handbook”  edited by David Hillson. Now on pre-sale on Amazon. Out for sale on June 3, 2016 https://www.amazon.co.uk/Risk-Management-Handbook-Practical-Dimensions/dp/0749478829/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1462277903&sr=8-1&keywords=the+risk+management+handbook

Small is beautiful – my latest column on risk.net

Smaller firms enjoy larger benefits from risk monitoring and mitigation due to lower co-ordination costs, more efficient internal communications and ease of access to the C-suite. In smaller firms, there is no need to spend days searching for the risk expert with the right information,