FREE BOOK: Guide to effective risk management

Risk management is ultimately about creating a culture that would facilitate risk discussion when performing business activities or making any strategic, investment or project decision. In this free book, Alex Sidorenko and Elena Demidenko talk about practical steps risk managers can take to integrate risk management into decision making and core business processes. Based on our research and the…… Continue reading FREE BOOK: Guide to effective risk management

How to make risk management training stick?

Alex Sidorenko from RISK-ACADEMY talks about his experience combining risk management training with risk analysis to make it stick and have lasting positive effect on risk culture https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9USdYLKRw4Q DOWNLOAD THE FREE RISK MANAGEMENT BOOK: https://www.risk-academy.ru/en/download/risk-management-book/ Watch more free risk management videos on http://www.risk-academy.ru/en/risk-management-video/ or subscrive to RISK-ACADEMY youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/user/alexausrisk

Full feedback on COSO ERM draft

Summary of comments STRUCTURED AND LOGICAL – I believe the content of any document, let alone an international guideline document, should be logically structured, should follow the MECE principle, shouldn’t have any unnecessary repetition or duplication. This was certainly not the case with the current COSO:ERM draft. Note to the authors. While the high level structure Applying the…… Continue reading Full feedback on COSO ERM draft

Why do accountants and other professionals need better risk management competencies?

My original article posted at http://theaccountant.org.mt/why-do-accountants-and-other-professionals-need-better-risk-management-competencies Risk management competencies can significantly improve decision making in any profession. The bad news is that these competencies do not come to us naturally. They have to be developed. Even if you do not operate in a high risk, uncertain environment one should consider the extensive research, into what is…… Continue reading Why do accountants and other professionals need better risk management competencies?

3 things to look for when auditing risk management

Alex Sidorenko from RISK-ACADEMY talks about three things to review when auditing risk management effectiveness in non-financial companies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X0Up4dI32T8   DOWNLOAD THE FREE RISK MANAGEMENT BOOK: https://www.risk-academy.ru/en/download/risk-management-book/ Watch more free risk management videos on http://www.risk-academy.ru/en/risk-management-video/ or subscrive to RISK-ACADEMY youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/user/alexausrisk

Cognitive biases every risk manager must know (part 3)

Overconfidence bias The overconfidence effect is a well-established bias in which a person’s subjective confidence in his or her judgments is reliably greater than the objective accuracy of those judgments, especially when confidence is relatively high. Throughout the research literature, overconfidence has been defined in three distinct ways: (1) overestimation of one’s actual performance; (2) […]

Cognitive biases every risk manager must know (part 2)

Overconfidence bias The overconfidence effect is a well-established bias in which a person’s subjective confidence in his or her judgments is reliably greater than the objective accuracy of those judgments, especially when confidence is relatively high. Throughout the research literature, overconfidence has been defined in three distinct ways: (1) overestimation of one’s actual performance; (2) […]

Cognitive biases every risk manager must know (part 1)

Overconfidence bias https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBuveFSYnGI The overconfidence effect is a well-established bias in which a person’s subjective confidence in his or her judgments is reliably greater than the objective accuracy of those judgments, especially when confidence is relatively high. Throughout the research literature, overconfidence has been defined in three distinct ways: (1) overestimation of one’s actual performance;…… Continue reading Cognitive biases every risk manager must know (part 1)