Is Your Security Department Adding Value?

Is Your Security Department Adding Value? I was speaking with a Global Security Director recently who was expressing his frustration about a lack of staff and resources. It’s a common concern. Whenever resources are constrained I am reminded of the importance of the concept of “value-added” versus

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Security Directors Should Lead By Example And Implement ISO 31000:2018 Within Their Own Department

Security Directors Should Lead By Example And Implement ISO 31000:2018 Within Their Own Department ISO (the International Organization for Standardization) is a worldwide federation of national standards bodies. ISO’s 31000:2018 Risk management — Guidelines is considered the gold-standard (pardon the pun) because the principles and guidelines can be applied

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Exciting Rebrand: Riley Risk Inc

Mozayix Announces Exciting Re-branding as Riley Risk Inc., Underscoring Commitment to Innovative Security Management System of the Same Name Riley is a Direct Response to Global Security Directors’ Need for More and Better Data to Support Decision-making. Today Mozayix International announced they are rebranding the company to

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Pandemic Increases Pressure on Security Departments to Manage Risk Remotely

Pandemic Increases Pressure on Security Departments to Manage Risk Remotely The Novel Coronavirus’s seemingly indiscriminate tear across the globe has yielded a particularly negative impact on aid and development organizations.  Michael Igoe’s insightful article (Devex May 2020) highlighted numerous accounting complexities and potential pitfalls that the pandemic has

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Are You Sure It’s Domestic Terrorism

Are You Sure It’s Domestic Terrorism?  I had an interesting conversation with a coworker the other day regarding the conflict in South Sudan. In the description of some events regarding this conflict the word “militant” was used to describe the main opposition group, Sudan People’s Liberation Movement

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Understanding Security Jargon

Uncovering Security Jargon Every trade has associated jargon- words that define the tricks of the trade. In the world of security risk management there are, of course, a plethora of terms that we use on a daily basis. Three terms that need to be standardized are some

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