The latest business continuity news from around the world

The winners of the DRI Awards of Excellence 2021

The winners of the DRI Awards of Excellence 2021 were announced during the DRI Resilience Excellence Summit, which took place virtually from March 1st - 3rd. The awards are presented to leaders and innovators in the fields of business continuity, technology recovery, and crisis and risk management.

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BCI publishes its Emergency Communications Report 2021

The BCI  has released the 6th edition of the BCI Emergency Communications Report. This annual publication, sponsored by F24 this year, provides insights into how organizations communicate in an emergency, the key communication challenges organizations face, and how technology is helping to assist in communications processes.

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Researchers find four simple fixes for ‘Zoom fatigue’ which can help make crisis videoconferencing more effective

Prompted by the recent boom in videoconferencing, Professor Jeremy Bailenson, founding director of the Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab (VHIL), examined the psychological consequences of spending hours per day on these platforms. The results provide some relevant information for when videoconferencing is used during incident response.

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Business Continuity Awareness Week dates scheduled

The BCI has announced that the annual Business Continuity Awareness Week will take place from 17th-21st May 2021. The BCAW theme will be ‘Business continuity starts with you’. The BCI says that it is taking a ‘back to basics’ approach

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