Articles by Morgan O'Rourke

Working for the Weekend

Working for the Weekend

Is it time to reassess the 9-to-5 grind?

 
Ignoring Supply Chain Risk

Ignoring Supply Chain Risk

Despite awareness of the potentially dire consequences of supply chain disruptions, few supply chain executives are actually doing anything to manage the risk.

 
Lessons from Gordon Ramsay

Lessons from Gordon Ramsay

Even bad restaurants can teach us a thing or two about running a business.

 
Don’t Fly Angry

Don’t Fly Angry

Airline complaints go digital.

 
Strategic Risk Gains Prominence

Strategic Risk Gains Prominence

Risk management has increasingly taken on a strategic role within many organizations, but uncertainties remain.

 
The Political Climate

The Political Climate

Looking at climate change as a risk management issue, rather than just debate fodder for partisan squabbling.

 
Outsourcing Our Humanity

Outsourcing Our Humanity

The risk of automating our humanity.

 
The Ineffectiveness of Child Safety Recalls

The Ineffectiveness of Child Safety Recalls

The vast majority of children’s product recalls either go unnoticed or are ignored by consumers.

 
Walking, Chewing Gum

Walking, Chewing Gum

We all know how hard it is to walk and chew gum at same time, but walking and texting is even harder.

 
The P/C Insurance Market in 2014

The P/C Insurance Market in 2014

Insurance buyers continue to see rising prices but market conditions are keeping increases moderate.

 
Panicking in a Winter Wonderland

Panicking in a Winter Wonderland

A campaign to name winter storms puts ratings ahead of science and public safety.

 
Year in Risk 2013

Year in Risk 2013

The triumphs and tragedies of the past year offer valuable lessons as risk managers look to help their organizations move forward into 2014.

 
Feeling the Heat

Feeling the Heat

If they take away our sriracha, it’s going to get ugly.

 
The Power of the Jellyfish

The Power of the Jellyfish

Sharks may get all the press, but it’s jellyfish you really have to worry about.

 
Social Media and Political Risk

Social Media and Political Risk

Social media’s effect on political risk.