Tag Archives: risk management

The Construction Talent Shortage: A Risk In Need of Management

I spoke to three construction CEOs this week and each of them confided separately that their number one concern right now is finding qualified people to do the construction that’s picked up as the Great Recession shrinks in the rearview … Continue reading →

Risk Management: Adaptability is Key to Success

There is no single approach to risk management that will work for all risks nor, for any one risk, is there any one approach to risk management that will work for all times. Rational adaptability is the strategy of altering … Continue reading →

Managing People Risk in Financial Times Special Report

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Companies should look beyond the surface level to accurately quantify the risks associated with people and behaviour. That is according to Steve Saporito, Chief Executive for the Americas at Willis Global Solutions Consulting Group who was recently featured in a … Continue reading →

A Gigantic Risk Management Entertainment System

As video gaming has become more and more sophisticated, and as the hardware to support those games has become capable of playing movies and other media, video game consoles have now become “Entertainment Systems”.  Continue reading →

Panel at ERM Symposium: ERM for Financial Intermediaries

Insurance company risk managers need to recognize that traditional activities like underwriting, pricing and reserving are vitally important parts of managing the risks of their firm. Enterprise risk management (ERM) tends to focus upon only two or three of the … Continue reading →

Has the Risk Profession Become a Spectator Sport?

The 2013 ERM Symposium goes back to Chicago this year after a side trip to DC for 2012. This is the 11th year for the premier program for financial risk managers. Continue reading →

What to Do About Emerging Risks…

WillisWire has on several occasions featured opinions from a large number of our contributors about what might be the next emerging risk in various sectors. But what can be done once you have identified an emerging risk? Continue reading →

Risk Attitude and Risk Management – How we Fail to Agree About Risk

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What's your risk perspective and how does your risk attitude match with your experience of risky situations? Continue reading →