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The Importance of Regular Drills and Practices for BC Managers

Having a business continuity plan in place is all well and good, and an important part of preparing for any potential disruption in business, but if the plan sits on a shelf collecting dust, what good is it really doing? For a BC plan to truly thrive, it needs to be practiced, regularly.

Why Exercise

Organizations that perform well-planned exercises get better results when faced with the real event. It makes sense, but often companies fail to move forward with exercising plan implementation. When you regularly run tabletop, functional and even full scale exercises, drilling on all aspects of your plan, it becomes nearly muscle memory for your staff in the event of an actual incident.

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