There are many good reasons to bring in an external risk management consultant to help ensure your business’s success. Here’s my top 5.
I’ve been called to facilitate risk assessments for organizations varying from project teams to corporate boards of directors. Surprisingly, I still occasionally find the risk assessment to be the first time the key stakeholders have come together to discuss their goals and objectives in a critical way and to form a common understanding for how comfortable they are with uncertainty; what is their risk tolerance?
Risk management can be easy, but it requires disciplined thinking. Start with your business plan. This is where your Mission, Goals and Objectives are clearly identified. It outlines your strategies and priorities for achieving your goals and provides objective benchmarks for measuring your success.
Don’t have a business plan? You need one. Continue reading “Why you need a business plan”