Articles by Lori Widmer

Risk Management Makeover

Risk Management Makeover

Before complaining that their superiors don’t listen to them, maybe risk managers should look in their mirror. It might be time for a new image.

 
The Supply Chain Balancing Act

The Supply Chain Balancing Act

What do you really know about the risks in your global supply chain? It is likely much more precarious than you think.

 
Immovable Objects

Immovable Objects

Complacent boards of directors often retain CEOs past the expiration date of their effectiveness. But they shouldn’t fear change.

 
The Future of Ratings

The Future of Ratings

How rating agencies gained so much power, helped tank the economy and figure into the future of risk assessment.

 
The Cloud and Your Data

The Cloud and Your Data

More and more companies are turning to cloud computing for data storage. The benefits are many. But so are the risks.

 
A Broader View of Risk

A Broader View of Risk

If risk management wants to predict the next major risk, the first step must be a step back. Only then can you see the big picture.