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Managing Corporate Spreadsheet Risks

Managing Corporate Spreadsheet Risks

Whether they hold confidential data or critical calculations, spreadsheets pose concrete risks.

 
Promoting Truck Driver Health

Promoting Truck Driver Health

Truck drivers are at notably higher risk for serious health conditions that can also affect job performance.

 
The Rising Impact of Political Risk

The Rising Impact of Political Risk

As geopolitical tensions heat up, companies are increasingly forced to address a corresponding rise in their political risk exposure.

 
Corporate Leaders Failing to Manage Reputation Risk

Corporate Leaders Failing to Manage Reputation Risk

Despite the clearly rising stakes of reputation risk, many of the leaders best positioned to monitor and control it are failing to do so.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – November

Notepad: Risk in Review – November

A dire global warming prediction, a deadly earthquake strikes Indonesia, and more.

 
The Paper Threat

The Paper Threat

Organizations often overlook the information security threat posed by paper.

 
Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Blockchain has some powerful advantages, but a database that cannot be edited and software that cannot be turned off present unique and potentially troubling risks. 

 
Disasters Highlight Potential Uses for Drones

Disasters Highlight Potential Uses for Drones

Risk managers and insurers are finding new applications for drone technology.

 
The Natural Disaster Ripple Effect

The Natural Disaster Ripple Effect

Disasters can have broad impacts on supply chains that require assessment and mitigation.

 
What Is the California Consumer Privacy Act?

What Is the California Consumer Privacy Act?

Businesses will face a wide range of obligations under California’s new data protection law.

 
Conducting Third-Party Compliance Training

Conducting Third-Party Compliance Training

Targeted training is essential to address corruption risks introduced by third parties.

 
GDPR and the Role of the Data Protection Officer

GDPR and the Role of the Data Protection Officer

Hiring a data protection officer is a key tenet of the GDPR, but what exactly does that entail?

 
Cyberattacks Increase Public Sector Risk

Cyberattacks Increase Public Sector Risk

If left unchecked, cyberrisk in the public sector could not only erode public trust in these enterprises, but negatively impact their credit ratings.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – October

Notepad: Risk in Review – October

Brazil’s museum fire, deadly floods in India, Nike’s controversial ad, and more.

 
Reputation Risk and Social Media

Reputation Risk and Social Media

A new study offers insights on the direct impact of reputation crises on share prices, particularly since the introduction of social media.