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Backup Plan: Lessons in CEO Succession Planning

Backup Plan: Lessons in CEO Succession Planning

Lessons of CEO succession planning from the 2010 BCS Championship Game.

 
10 Common ERM Challenges

10 Common ERM Challenges

By examining some common ERM implementation issues, companies will be more successful in their own efforts.

 
Gray Matters: The Employer’s Role in Brain Injury Recovery

Gray Matters: The Employer’s Role in Brain Injury Recovery

Employers can play an important role in the recovery of workers who have suffered a traumatic brain injury.

 
After Haiti: The Future of Disasters

After Haiti: The Future of Disasters

The tragedy in Haiti, the latest in a decade that saw no shortage of natural catastrophes throughout the world, has prompted a re-evaluation of disaster preparedness and response.

 
A Multigenerational Perspective on Employee Communication

A Multigenerational Perspective on Employee Communication

Employees of different generations have distinctly different communication needs in the workplace.

 
Open Source, Hidden Exposure

Open Source, Hidden Exposure

Using open source code in the development of new technology can jeopardize trade secrets.

 
Taking the Stress Out of Work

Taking the Stress Out of Work

The workplace can be stressful, especially in tough times. But with certain steps, it does not have to be.

 
Enjoying the Ride: The Soft P/C Market Continues in 2010

Enjoying the Ride: The Soft P/C Market Continues in 2010

The financial crisis has made it difficult for businesses to make ends meet. But there is good news for insurance buyers who will be able to enjoy the low prices of a soft property/casualty market that shows every sign of continuing.

 
Managing Risk with a Cultural Perspective

Managing Risk with a Cultural Perspective

Our cultural background can have a profound effect on our willingness to accept or avoid risk.

 
Business Continuity Planning

Business Continuity Planning

Examining the basics of business continuity planning.

 
Preventing and Reacting to a Data Breach

Preventing and Reacting to a Data Breach

Five ways to prevent a data breach and five ways to react if a data breach does occur.

 
The Growing Wave of Data Breach Litigation

The Growing Wave of Data Breach Litigation

The data breach threat has expanded from the tech world into the courtroom.

 
The Decade of Risk

The Decade of Risk

Over the past 10 years, a series of high-profile events have transformed the risk management discipline from a mere afterthought to an indispensible part of the business strategy of every organization. What does the future hold?

 
On Foreign Ground

On Foreign Ground

When companies send employees abroad they create unique workers compensation and liability challenges.

 
Building Relationships to Strengthen Risk Programs

Building Relationships to Strengthen Risk Programs

A panel of insurers, brokers and buyers discuss how they can work together to address risk management concerns.