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A solid contingency planning program has become a necessity, rather than a nicety, in today's business world. In simple terms, Business Contingency Planning (BCP) is the art of preparing an enterprise for any negative impact beyond your immediate control. The ultimate purpose is enabling your organization to withstand an unlikely, though not unexpected, events and a good one will help you weather the most unexpected. These are all of the things people like to disregard as a possibility because they may seem unpleasant, but those are the ones you always hear saying something like, 'I never thought it could happen to me' as they try to pick up the pieces. Scrappy Business Contingency Planning will help assure you and your organization are not put in that position.
Developing a successful business contingency program from scratch is a major undertaking, but worth the time and effort for any organization. Scrappy Business Contingency Planning provides a blueprint for the creation of a business contingency program specifically for your organization from the ground up, as well as helps understand the scope of such a necessary undertaking. This hands-on guide also provides valuable tips and tricks of the trade learned by seasoned professionals who have seen it all. Anyone new to contingency planning will find this book a necessity and invaluable how-to-guide and veteran BCP professionals will receive new tips and a different perspective on common issues faced in contingency planning. Prepare yourself and your business for success in all circumstances with Scrappy Business Contingency Planning.Table of Contents:
What is BCP?
The Power of Negative Thinking
Developing Your Business Contingency Program
Exercising Your Plan
Selling BCP To Management
Selling to Employees
Appendix A: BC Program Checklist
- Additional Information
ISBN 978-1600051500 Publication Date Novebmer 2010 Author Michael Seese & Kimberly Wiefling Format Paperback Page Count 170 Manufacturer Happy About Inc.