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Encore: Unleashing the Value of Business Continuity Programs

8/9/2018
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Many organizations see BCM/DR as an expense but we'll speak with Marty Fox, author of "The Ultimate Business Continuity $uccess Guide", who will tips and ideas of how BCM/DR can add value to an organization.

Duration:00:53:05

Encore: BCM and DR: Risk Management

6/28/2018
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One of the key components of any organization, which includes a core component of any Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Program, is Risk Management.

Duration:00:54:22

BCM: Assessing Partners and Vendors

5/31/2018
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No business or community exists in isolation; all have vendors or partners in some form or another and both are needed to help communities and business grow and thrive.

Duration:00:54:54

The Business Continuity Institute - Canada

5/24/2018
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The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is one of the world's leading promoter Business Continuity and Resilience with chapters around the globe.

Duration:00:55:39

Encore: The Disaster Recovery Insitute Canada -DRIC

5/17/2018
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The Disaster Recovery Institute Canada (DRIC) is an esteemed organization when it comes to training and certification for Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery professionals.

Duration:00:55:25

Encore: The Ontario Association of Emergency Management - OAEM

4/5/2018
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This episode will focus on the Ontario Association of Emergency Management (OAEM). We'll talk with the president of the OAEM, Mr. Mike O'Brien and how he and his OAEM colleagues are building a central community for Emergency Managers.

Duration:00:56:05

Encore: Business Impact Analysis: Tips and Slips When Performing a BIA

2/22/2018
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One of the most important aspects of building a Business Continuity or Disaster Recovery Program is ensuring the quality of planning and execution of a Business Impact Analysis (BIA).

Duration:00:54:42

Disaster Services with the Salvation Army

1/11/2018
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The Salvation Army has been on the front lines of many disasters since 1865 and with the Halifax Explosion in 1917, the organization began its great work in Canada.

Duration:00:56:59

Encore: BCM and DR: Preparing for Public Relations

1/4/2018
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This week we talk about Communications and Public Relations with globally recognized PR expert and author, Gerry McCusker.

Duration:00:55:24

Encore: BCM nd DR: Fire Protection and Fire Services

12/28/2017
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When people think of Fire Services the first thing that comes to mind is usually a large fire truck with sirens blaring, heading towards black smoke, yet there is so much more to Fire Protection than just red trucks, fire hoses and black smoke billowing from a burning building.

Duration:00:56:15

Community Care and Training with St. John Ambulance

12/7/2017
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For this episode we talk about community programs and 1st aid training with former St. John Ambulance regional representative, Brian Pittana.

Duration:00:55:56

Making Organizations Resilient with Agility Recovery

11/16/2017
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Creating a resilient organization is something many organization strive for but many fall short in their goals.

Duration:00:54:11

Encore: Communications

11/9/2017
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In this week's episode we talk about one of the most critical aspects of any Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery program - communications!

Duration:00:56:56

The Ontario Association of Emergency Management - OAEM

11/2/2017
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This episode will focus on the Ontario Association of Emergency Management (OAEM). We'll talk with the president of the OAEM, Mr. Mike O'Brien and how he and his OAEM colleagues are building a central community for Emergency Managers.

Duration:00:56:05

Business Impact Analysis: Tips and Slips When Performing a BIA

10/26/2017
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One of the most important aspects of building a Business Continuity or Disaster Recovery Program is ensuring the quality of planning and execution of a Business Impact Analysis (BIA).

Duration:00:54:42

Encore: BCM Project and Program Management

10/19/2017
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Quite often BCM/DR professionals will find their efforts fall off the rails and their disaster and business continuity programs aren't running as smoothly as they'd expected.

Duration:00:56:55

BCM and DR Plans: 12 Things NOT to Include in Your Plan

10/5/2017
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We put allot of energy into creating our BCM/BCP/DR plans and some can contain reams and reams of information but the bigger the plan doesn't always equate to a better plans.

Duration:00:57:15

Testing BCM and DR Plans - Part 3: Test Findings and Summary

9/14/2017
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In our final part of the 3 part series on testing BCP/DR plans, we focus on what you should be doing during the test, how to collect findings information and how to package the information for Executive consumption.

Duration:00:55:32

Testing BCM and DR Plans - Part 2: Test Types and Planning

9/7/2017
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Carrying on from our last episode, this week's show focuses on the various ways we can test our Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Plans; from basic walkthroughs to full scale simulations.

Duration:00:56:16

Testing BCM and DR Plans - Part 1: Buy In and Value

8/31/2017
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We can spent allot of resources on creating Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity and Emergency Response plans full of content that might help us during a disaster but the content doesn't mean a thing if it hasn't been validated through testing.

Duration:00:56:57