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Website Defacement – What You Need to Know

Mar 01 2024

This week, Charlie discusses website defacement and how to respond to it, and looks into some of the reasons why...

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A Framework for Fostering Mental Health Resilience in the Workplace

Feb 23 2024

This week’s bulletin has been provided by Resilience Forward, who discuss the advice that International SOS have given to support...

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The Positives and Negatives of AI in the Cyberspace

Feb 16 2024

In this week’s bulletin, Charlie investigates the newest AI-driven scams and examines the advantages and disadvantages of AI in the...

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Artificial Intelligence, Business Continuity, and the Scottish Continuity Group

Feb 09 2024

In this week’s bulletin, Charlie reflects on his recent Scottish Continuity Group conference and talks about the potentials of artificial...

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Drones – A New Business Continuity Threat?

Feb 02 2024

This week, Charlie discusses the use of drones and the disruption they can cause, and looks at why they are...

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Charlie’s Listening and Reading Recommendations – January 2024

Jan 26 2024

This week, Charlie discusses his podcast and reading recommendations for this month, and gives an insight into what we can...

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Some Observations on the Baroness Mone of Mayfair OBE’s Crisis Management

Jan 19 2024

In this week’s bulletin, Charlie discusses the controversy surrounding Michelle Mone and her husband Douglas Barrowman, and provides some advice...

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The Post Office Scandal – Why Now?

Jan 12 2024

In this week’s bulletin, Charlie discusses the Post Office scandal and why, only now, has the scandal become headline news....

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Ten Business Continuity Trends to Watch in 2024

Jan 05 2024

The first bulletin of the year highlights some trends that Charlie thinks will show up this year, and he gives...

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Top 10 Bulletins of 2023!

Dec 22 2023

Below are our top 10 bulletins from this year! We hope you have all enjoyed reading the bulletins each week!...

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The ‘Great A9 Disaster’ of 8th December 2023

Dec 15 2023

This week, Charlie talks about his experiences with dealing with an incident on the road and discusses what he learnt...

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Ransomware – Considerations For Whether You Should Pay or Not Pay a Ransom

Dec 08 2023

In this week’s bulletin, Charlie discusses the pros and cons of paying a ransom and provides us with some advice...

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Clarion Housing Association Cyber Incident, June 2022 – A Case Study

Dec 01 2023

In this week’s bulletin, Charlie looks at the recent cyber incident from Clarion and explains how organisations can recover from...

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When Social Unrest Kicks Off – Security Tips for Staying Safe in Crowded Places

Nov 24 2023

This week’s bulletin has been provided by Resilience Forward, who give an insight into how we can keep staff safe...

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Vishing – What Is It and Should You Be Worried?

Nov 17 2023

This week, Charlie discusses vishing and how it can affect your organisation, and looks at the importance of sufficient cyber...

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My 10 Favourite Learning Podcasts

Nov 10 2023

This week, Charlie gives an insight into some of his podcast recommendations and discusses what topics are covered and where...

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Some Reflections on BCI World Hybrid 2023

Nov 03 2023

We’ve been to BCI World Hybrid 2023! In this week’s bulletin, Charlie discusses his experience of the conference and highlights...

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What is MITRE ATT&CK and Why Might You Be Interested in It?

Oct 27 2023

In this week’s bulletin, Charlie explains what MITRE ATT&CK is and the importance of familiarising yourself with its framework. First,...

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An Old Threat Returns – Terrorist Attacks in Europe?

Oct 20 2023

This week, Charlie discusses the importance of having updated response plans in case of an emergency and looks at why...

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Why Flowcharts Aren’t Appropriate in Business Continuity Plans

Oct 13 2023

In this week’s bulletin, Charlie discusses his reasons why flowcharts aren’t useful in most business continuity plans, and looks into...

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Closing and Reopening Offices, Restaurants, and Retail Outlets, after an Incident

Oct 06 2023

In this week’s bulletin, Charlie discusses his recent exercises around reassuring customers after an incident and talks about how we...

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Rugby Response

Sep 29 2023

This week’s bulletin has been written by our tutor, James McAlister, who discusses the similarities between a rugby team and...

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Pickups for Peace – A Visit to Ukraine

Sep 26 2023

Charlie has just come back from a visit to Ukraine, where he teamed up with a Scottish charity, ‘Pickups for...

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A Message From BC Training…

Sep 22 2023

We are sorry to say that this week’s bulletin has been delayed for operational security reasons and instead, will be...

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