Entries tagged: risk management

An Old Friend

What to do when an old friend approaches its use by date?[Read more]

The Bleeding Obvious

Our nomination for the Bleeding Obvious That Has Yet to Be Found Award.[Read more]

Weekly Wrap – 16th October 2013

Are there some risks that are too big to manage or plan for?[Read more]

Weekly Wrap – 18th September 2013

What lessons can you learn from another company’s public relations challenges?[Read more]


It may be that your whole purpose in life is simply to serve as a warning to others.[Read more]

Ka Boom

How the need for retribution can sometimes make us believe that which isn’t.[Read more]

Sick – The Implementation of the Queensland Health Payroll System

The lessons to be learnt from a $6m project that is now estimated to cost $1.2 billion![Read more]

Are You Kidding Me?

What are the key frustrations for a successful auditor. We take a walk over the jagged bottles on the footpath of annoyance in the life of the auditor.[Read more]

The Unintended (Internal Control) Consequences of Good Intentions

From this day forward throughout the many lands in which the management of risk is attempted we ask that you lay at the feet of the God of Schlimmbesserung.[Read more]

Ground Stop – Risk Management on September 11, 2001

This is the management of an unknown risk at its very best. It remains one of the more prudent responses to an unfolding event that one can think of.[Read more]