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Why Do Most Clinical Trials Run Late?

Posted 22 April 2014 | 0 Comments

There is widespread agreement across the pharmaceutical industry that the vast majority of trials fail to meet their timeline targets. This article makes the case that a significant part of the answer may lie in the inability of both sponsors... Read More

Supply Chain Risk Management

Supply Chain Risk Management at BAE Systems

Posted 20 April 2014 | 0 Comments

BAE Systems Plc spends more than £10 billion a year with 25,000 suppliers around the world. In this article Keith Roach, Head of Enterprise Risk Management, explains the importance of working with their supply chain partners to manage risk. Supply chain... Read More

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Risk Decisions strengthens its Australia / New Zealand team with two senior appointments

Posted 16 December 2013 | 0 Comments

Sydney, 16 December 2013. Risk Decisions, home of the Predict! risk management software, is delighted to confirm the appointment of two senior agents for Australia and New Zealand. Wayne Rudland MEngSc, BE(Mech), FIE Aust, has over 30 years project and... Read More

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Gold standard: Institute of Risk Management publication ranks Risk Decisions’ Predict! at top of risk management software maturity curve.

Posted 15 October 2013 | 0 Comments

The survey, published in Risk Management Professional, the IRM’s official magazine, takes a look at risk software from an ERM (Enterprise Risk Management) perspective. The survey’s aim is to help risk professionals align their organisation with an appropriate provider. Risk... Read More

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The benefits of managing risk across multiple projects

Posted 22 April 2013 | 0 Comments

When managing a program or portfolio of multiple projects, risks have to be managed at a level appropriate for each individual project. With the right organisational structure and software in place, you can also view, monitor and manage risks across... Read More

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Improving Project and Business Confidence

Posted 22 April 2012 | 0 Comments

Monte Carlo simulation uses repeated random sampling to calculate results about physical and mathematical systems. It uses uncertainty in its inputs to generate a range of possible outcomes, which are then reported as results with a degree of mathematical confidence. The method... Read More

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Interfacing Earned Value and Risk Management

Posted 22 April 2012 | 0 Comments

Sound risk management process and robust earned value management (EVM) application each offer the opportunity to improve project control and provide the project manager with reliable information on which to base proactive management decisions. All too often the disciplines are... Read More

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Using an Enterprise Risk Map to Find Risk Hotspots

Posted 22 April 2012 | 0 Comments

In a recent guidance paper regarding risk appetite and tolerance, the Institute of Risk Management highlighted the importance of the question: “Do the executives understand their aggregated and interlinked level of risk so they can determine whether it’s acceptable or... Read More

risk management in life sciences

Mature Approach to Risk Management in Life Sciences

Posted 22 February 2012 | 0 Comments

In an increasingly competitive and cost-sensitive environment, CROs need to be better informed on how risky a particular bid price might be (the probability of making a profit or loss). As well as the confidence of achieving milestones. Or risk... Read More

Supply Chain Risk Management

No Risk, No reward – Outsourcing the supply chain

Posted 30 November 2011 | 0 Comments

Pharmaceutical-technology.com – November 2011 Although pharmaceutical companies rely heavily on contractors, the industry is still new to the world of outsourcing. Risk management strategies across parts of the pharmaceutical supply chain remain surprisingly unsophisticated. Elly Earls finds out why openness,... Read More