Category Archives: Our CEO’s Column

RPM?? Whatever happened to ERM?

Are you confused? Don’t be. They are both important processes; but there are some significant differences   and inter-dependencies that will help you digest this latest evolutionary cycle.  For those of you who are new to the acronym, let’s begin … Continue reading

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“You can’t handle the truth!”

This is a great line from a great movie and in so many ways it rings true both in life and in business. For instance, it’s interesting how we look at business performance very differently than we view our personal … Continue reading

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“Out of Every Crisis Comes Great Opportunity!”

A great adage, but do you really believe it? Company’s that do become winners; company’s that don’t typically settle for second best. Do you remember the 1989 motion picture hit, “Dead Poets Society”?. The main character, John Keating (played by … Continue reading

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Do you speak the language of the C-Suite?

Most ERM Practitioners don’t.  They might think they do, but in reality their role and sphere of strategic influence is extremely limited.  Is it possible an invisible boundary or glass ceiling as it were, might actually exist for Enterprise Risk … Continue reading

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R-PM™ SERIES – “Crisis in Europe!”
PART 2: Assess Your Risk

The “fear” continues over the uncertainty of a financial collapse in Europe.  But, what can YOU do to assess this threat’s affect on your company?   Articles like, “20 Signs Of Imminent Financial Collapse In Europe“, dated September 12, 2011, … Continue reading

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PART 2: Assess Your Risk

R-PM™ SERIES – “Crisis in Europe!”
PART 1: Baseline Your Risk

As the financial uncertainty of Greece and the European Union hangs in the balance, Wall Street and corporate America is standing on the sidelines watching in fear. In the recent Reuters article, “Wall Street hits 13-month low on Europe woes“, … Continue reading

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PART 1: Baseline Your Risk