Articles by Morgan O'Rourke

Clean Tech Faces Supply Chain Challenges

Clean Tech Faces Supply Chain Challenges

Amid concerns about pollution and climate change, business is booming for the clean tech sector, but this growth has not come without risks.

 
Risk Management Salaries See Modest Increase

Risk Management Salaries See Modest Increase

Risk management professionals in both the United States and Canada saw modest increases in average base salary in 2015.

 
The Sound of Risk

The Sound of Risk

Apple’s rumored elimination of the headphone jack attempts addition by subtraction.

 
Year In Risk 2015

Year In Risk 2015

Some of the year’s biggest events have lasting implications for the future of risk management.

 
Bacon Selfies Give Sharks Cancer

Bacon Selfies Give Sharks Cancer

What do bacon, selfies, sharks and cancer have in common?

 
The Value of Ludicrous Thinking

The Value of Ludicrous Thinking

Elon Musk’s lessons about innovation for its own sake—and not taking yourself too seriously while doing it—are universal for businesses.

 
Domain.Risk

Domain.Risk

For the 10 riskiest top-level domains, 96% or more of the sites may be home to malicious activity.

 
Five Fundamental Risks for Drones

Five Fundamental Risks for Drones

As the drone sector expands, so will its risks.

 
Playoffs or Bust

Playoffs or Bust

A risk management lesson from the New York Mets.

 
Terrorism Insurance Take-Up Remains Steady

Terrorism Insurance Take-Up Remains Steady

While terrorism incidents have increased, the purchasing of terrorism insurance last year remained steady.

 
No Laughing Matter

No Laughing Matter

New technology, new annoyances.

 
Technical Difficulties

Technical Difficulties

The Day of the Glitch highlighted the alarming amount of our infrastructure that is vulnerable.

 
Assessing Canadian Flood Preparedness

Assessing Canadian Flood Preparedness

Researchers assessed the preparedness of 15 Canadian cities to encourage flood resilience efforts and benchmark progress.

 
The Dumber Side of Smart

The Dumber Side of Smart

Sometimes smart technology is pretty dumb.

 
Gauging Supply Chain Resilience

Gauging Supply Chain Resilience

According to the 2015 FM Global Resilience Index, Norway is the world’s most resilient nation.