Are risk managers too scared to take risks?

Many risk managers are reluctant to have a conversation with executives about the need to better integrate into decision making and the need to talk and think about risks systematically every day. Changing the methodology, reporting format and tools? Forget about it. Even just talking and asking for a great role in decision making gives them…… Continue reading Are risk managers too scared to take risks?

3 free tickets to G31000 risk management conference in Dubai 24-25 September 2017

I am very excited about the paradigm shift in risk management and the greater emphasis on risk-based decision making or integrating risk analysis into decision making, which is really the same thing to me. Finally risk management as a profession is moving away from artificial concepts created by consultants with no scientific evidence whatsoever to…… Continue reading 3 free tickets to G31000 risk management conference in Dubai 24-25 September 2017

3 fatal mistakes corporate risk managers make (part 2)

A while back I wrote an article about 3 fatal mistakes risk consultants make https://riskacademy.wordpress.com/2017/01/14/3-fatal-mistakes-most-risk-consultants-make. It made quite an impact and was republished in Australia, Canada, Singapore and Europe with dozens of thousands of views. I feel it’s only fair to write a follow up article about the 3 more mistakes that risk managers themselves…… Continue reading 3 fatal mistakes corporate risk managers make (part 2)

3 fatal mistakes corporate risk managers still make (part 1)

A while back I wrote an article about 3 fatal mistakes risk consultants make https://riskacademy.wordpress.com/2017/01/14/3-fatal-mistakes-most-risk-consultants-make. It made quite an impact and was republished in Australia, Canada, Singapore and Europe with dozens of thousands of views. I feel it’s only fair to write a follow up article about the 3 more mistakes that risk managers themselves make.…… Continue reading 3 fatal mistakes corporate risk managers still make (part 1)

FREE WEBINAR: 4 practical steps to move from standalone risk management to risk-based decision making

Risk management is changing with more than ever focus on integration and human culture and cognitive aspects. It sounds obvious, but is it really? Here is a quick test: Which typical risk management element/tool has the least amount of value? Risk management framework Quarterly risk assessment workshops Risk reports Risk registers Heat maps? In my…… Continue reading FREE WEBINAR: 4 practical steps to move from standalone risk management to risk-based decision making

How to assess risk management maturity?

Alex Sidorenko from RISK-ACADEMY talks about measuring risk management maturity in non-financial companies. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S1gGIp1Z_ZQ   At RISK-ACADEMY we have compiled free videos of lectures, seminars and interviews with Russian risk managers, as well as free templates and examples of the tools required for the implementation of elements of risk management in the organization of small…… Continue reading How to assess risk management maturity?

Risk management is more than just a team effort

Alex Sidorenko from RISK-ACADEMY talks about the role relationships with Internal Audit, Finance, Legal, Strategy and others play in effective risk management. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZGoJ7-7I8o   At RISK-ACADEMY we have compiled free videos of lectures, seminars and interviews with Russian risk managers, as well as free templates and examples of the tools required for the implementation of…… Continue reading Risk management is more than just a team effort