Risk management:

APM members give risk management 6.9 out of 10 when rating recent project success in survey.

Posted 09 July 2015 | 0 Comments

APM’s Conditions for Project Success is a piece of independent research that seeks to identify the core factors which lead to the successful delivery of projects, programmes and portfolios.  The research is primarily designed to promote the importance of professional... Read More

Risk Decisions

PWC risk survey shows proactive risk management helps build stronger bottom line.

Posted 25 June 2015 | 0 Comments

In this year’s PwC Risk in Review survey of 1,229 senior executives and board members, 73% of respondents agreed that risks to their companies are increasing. Today’s business leaders often have to respond quickly to a changing world, even as... 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

Supply Chain Risk Management

Joint Risk Registers: How can you share your shared risk?

Posted 20 April 2015 | 0 Comments

Good risk management is essential for a successful partnership. Whether you manage your projects within a large organisation, deliver services through partners or have an elaborate delivery chain, no risk register is complete unless it includes relevant risks presented by... Read More

Implementing risk management software: Discover eight tips for a successful roll-out from Babcock

Posted 24 March 2015 | 0 Comments

With a large number of projects and programmes on the go, varying in size from £2-24M, Babcock Network Engineering opted to implement the Predict! suite of risk management software, as their existing Excel-based risk management system was no longer working... Read More

Risk Decisions

Babcock Infrastructure Network Engineering drives project delivery margins up 2% by using Predict!

Posted 11 March 2015 | 0 Comments

Babcock’s Infrastructure Network Engineering business unit undertakes time-critical infrastructure projects for customers operating in the Communications Infrastructure, Power and Rail industries. Although the markets in which they operate are very different, their skilled team shares a common focus – successfully... Read More

Risk Decisions

Hatch project delivery group implements Predict! to manage risk on $35bn major projects portfolio globally.

Posted 24 November 2014 | 0 Comments

Oxford, 18 November 2014. Hatch, a global engineering, project and construction management company, implements Predict! to manage risk on capital projects and analyse risk information across business units, regions and clients. Implementing Predict! represents a move to support the Hatch... Read More

Risk Decisions

Aligning risk to objectives – using Key Performance Indicators

Posted 06 August 2014 | 0 Comments

How often are we advised that we should “identify and manage risk against objectives”? Sounds easy, but how many of us are doing this effectively, especially at the strategic level? Understanding your objectives At the tactical level, objectives are often... Read More

QinetiQ Australia purchases Predict! Risk Management Software

Posted 31 July 2014 | 0 Comments

QinetiQ Australia today announced it has selected an enterprise risk management software tool called Predict! from Risk Decisions to manage risk and opportunities across the business. Alan Woolford, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of QinetiQ Australia, said sound risk management puts... Read More