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October 3, 2013

Keeping Organisational Policies Up to Date in Business Continuity Management

Whether or not rules are made to be broken, company policies are made to be reviewed. What was suitable for an organisation a few years ago may be out of date with requirements now. Paradoxically, this is an instance where business continuity management needs to introduce some discontinuity, to avoid the enterprise getting stuck in what could be an inefficient and even dangerous rut. A policy to use only one vendor’s IT equipment could stifle enthusiasm among employees who now want to work using their own devices. On the other hand, a policy of free access to company premises could now leave the company at risk of violating health and safety procedures.  The first question is – where do you start?

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http://www.opscentre.com.au/blog/keeping-organisational-policies-up-to-date-in-business-continuity-management/