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Cyber attack DRP exercise event

Needhams will be facilitating a (free to attend) simulation DRP exercise hosted by Cobalt.  Responding to a cyber threat or attack is now a key function of our Business Continuity, Crisis Management and IT teams; this multi-phased exercise has been … Read the rest

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BCI London Forum – Cyber Security

On Thursday 19th May our managing director Chris will be chairing the BCI London Forum debate on cyber security.  Due to high demand, after the initial speeches and debates he will then be running a short exercise scenario.

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Business Resilience Forum Spring 2016

On 27th April, Business Resilience Forum is hosting a free half day event run by DSM Group, Risk Centric & BIFM to bring together supplier and industry experts for networking, knowledge sharing and insights on current resilience issues facing business … Read the rest

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CIR Awards – Shortlist announced

Andrew MacLeod, Director at Needhams 1834 has been announced as a CIR Business Continuity Awards Finalist.

He has been shortlisted for the Student of the Year category, for work on his MSc in Resilience at Cranfield University.  He is due … Read the rest

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BCI North Midlands Forum

Needhams Managing Director Chris Needham-Bennett will be speaking at the BCI’s North Midlands Forum in Birmingham next month.  If you wish to enquire about places at the event please email us at admin@needhams1834.com.

BCI North Midlands Forum – March 14th… Read the rest

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UK Corporate Excellence Awards 2015

Corporate Vision Magazine has unveiled Needhams 1834 Limited as the Best for Business Continuity & Resilience Consultancy for the UK.

The 2015 UK Corporate Excellence Awards focuses on the firms and individuals across the British Isles, regardless of size, age, … Read the rest

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Aviation Crisis Management Lecture

Chris has been invited back for a third year to lecture on Crisis Management in the Aviation Industry to the MSc class at Cranfield University on 5th November…

“The high profile aviation industry carries the risk of crisis from a … Read the rest

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Winter is Coming

With the El Nino effect being quoted all over the weather news and wild predictions being made for the coming winter to be one like no other, I thought it might be time to look at how extreme weather can

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Resilience and the Seven Deadly Sins

Tim Dalby-Welsh and Chris Needham-Bennett have just been published in this quarters edition of Continuity Magazine discussing the value of virtue and the cost of sin in the aftermath of crises.

7 Deadly Sins

They have briefly examined cases of companies hit by … Read the rest

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Publication in the Journal of Business Continuity & Emergency Planning

We are delighted to announce that Andrew MacLeod has recently published an article in the Journal of Business Continuity & Emergency Planning, Volume 9, Issue 1. The article is titled ‘Effective information management and assurance for a modern organisation during … Read the rest

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