Containing a System-Wide Cyberbreach Crisis

This article, authored by Jim Satterfield, President and COO of Firestorm Franchising and Jim Squire, CFE, Executive…

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A Note to CEOs – The Cyber Crisis in Your Future

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A Note to CEOs – It Can Will Happen to You I recently read a short article…

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Hanjin Collapse – Supply Chain Disruption Waves Roll Ashore

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“Merchandise is in limbo at the moment and retailers are working hard to make sure it ends…

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SpaceX: Spectacular Failures and a Level Playing Field

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On the first of September, SpaceX, the commercial space launch company founded by Elon Musk was conducting…

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9-Step Cheatsheet for Negotiating Risk in Business – An Infograph

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We recently found this infographic and found value in its graphic image of Risk; risk is one…

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A Disruptive Approach – Active Shooter Exposures and Predictive Programs

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More and more, we are reminded that acts of violence occur everywhere – educational institutions, public and…

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When Threats are Voiced on Social Media, Firestorm and LifeRaft are your Predictive Intelligence Team

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More than two million episodes of workplace violence are reported annually in the United States. In many…

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Relating Ghostbusters to Bomb Threat Checklists


There’s a scene from “Ghostbusters” in which Harold Ramis’s character, Dr. Egon Spengler, is asked what he…

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Regional Flooding Highlights Need for All-hazard Planning


More people die in floods than any other disaster type; making it the number one natural disaster…

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Distracted Worker Problem Highlights Human Performance Disaster

I have previously called attention to human performance implications of distracted individuals. Such distractions can negatively impact…

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