Articles by Morgan O'Rourke

Year in Risk 2014

Year in Risk 2014

A host of events, including natural and man-made disasters, episodes of corporate malfeasance, and new tech challenges, helped define the risk management landscape in 2014.

 
Evil Afternoons

Evil Afternoons

Evil is easier after lunch.

 
Saturday Morning Nostalgia

Saturday Morning Nostalgia

Saturday mornings will never be the same.

 
Concerns About Private Drone Use

Concerns About Private Drone Use

A recent study by Chubb revealed a wide range of public fears when it comes to the use of drones.

 
The Name Game

The Name Game

An identity crisis in the NFL.

 
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.