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nuclear risk management

The bigger picture of risk in the nuclear industry

Posted 02 November 2016 | 0 Comments

Understandably in the world of nuclear, risk management is focused on safety. Wider considerations of longer term strategic risks and short- to medium-term project risks can easily be neglected. A broader approach in which risk management is embedded across your... Read More

How to improve profitability through risk management

Posted 12 October 2016 | 0 Comments

Every business faces risks that could threaten its success. As business owners, we are all too aware of strategic risks – a new competitor entering the market – through to the financial and operational risks we face. Risk is all... Read More

Adopting risk management software

6 Steps to Adopt Risk Management Software

Posted 15 September 2016 | 0 Comments

Risk management software can be a powerful platform to help improve the way your organization delivers projects. With businesses still committed to tracking projects through Excel spreadsheets, implementing a new software system goes beyond technology deployment; it is an organizational... Read More

Risk Decisions

Adopting risk management software: A guide for small businesses

Posted 11 August 2016 | 0 Comments

Risk management software can be a powerful tool to help your small business deliver projects efficiently and effectively. There’s a perception risk management software is just for enterprise businesses… But with SMEs still tracking projects via Excel spreadsheets, moving to... Read More

Supply Chain Risk Management

Smart strategies to build supply chain resilience

Posted 09 August 2016 | 0 Comments

CIPS CEO David Noble recently cited risk management as the biggest challenge for procurement teams. Businesses have multiple points of exposure across their supply chain. Even the most integrated organisations will have a complex supplier base making poor visibility of... Read More

Predict! bid risk analysis

It’s a risk. Or is it? I’m definitely not certain!

Posted 09 August 2016 | 0 Comments

One thing is true. Life isn’t 100% predictable. This includes everything from the sequence of events that gets you to work on time, to the expected cost and duration of work to deliver a project’s objectives. I’ll share a recent... Read More

Predict! schedule risk analysis SRA

Quality schedules. Better analysis results for decision-making

Posted 12 April 2016 | 0 Comments

A robust schedule is key to effective schedule risk analysis. This article offers simple guidance on using Predict! Risk Analyser to establish more reliable results from schedule risk analysis (SRA) by enhancing the quality of your schedule. This will in... Read More

Risk management software for projects – Make or buy?

Posted 19 October 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s a familiar scenario. Your project is high value and highly specialised, and having the right risk management software in place is going to be crucial. You have the budget in place to implement it. The question is now, do you build your own specialised risk tool,... Read More

Bidding and winning bids

Over Promising, Under Delivery, Why Your Approach to Bidding Could be Killing Your Business

Posted 21 June 2015 | 0 Comments

The pressure to reduce construction project costs is intense, and this creates a very challenging bidding environment. Commit to an ambitious schedule and you could face a costly overrun, bid too high and you could lose business altogether. The trend... Read More

Why spreadsheets won’t cut it for risk management

Posted 21 May 2015 | 0 Comments

At Risk Decisions, our new customers are typically implementing our Predict! software, to replace their spreadsheet-based risk management setup. Spreadsheets are great for getting started, but they have many pitfalls for such an important business process. Here’s seven things Predict!... Read More