Communicating When Disaster Strikes – Tips for Preparedness

communicating

One of the first things people do when disaster strikes is start communicating. Someone calls 911. Emergency response groups learn and relay important facts about the incident. And people speculate about what happened, why it happened, and what will happen now. As a business, it is vital to be ready to respond when disasters occur. […]

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Credit Union and the NCUA – Be prepared for ALL threats?

Is your Credit Union Ready?

Credit Union and NCUA – The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) requires that all federal credit unions have a business continuity plan.  No matter how big or small a credit union you are, make sure you are aware of the regulations used by the NCUA for audits.  The NCUA uses key elements from the FFIEC IT […]

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No Building, No People, No Systems, No Suppliers

No Building, No People, No Systems, No Suppliers

We get asked a lot of questions about how any one company can possibly plan for all of the different incidents they could experience.  It’s a good question.  There are many variations of complexity to incidents that can make the task of planning for them all feel overwhelming.  Fires start small, and can grow and […]

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Password Management

Password Management

Password management is always a challenge.  Not only do users love to never change their password, they also like to keep it as simple as possible. Today we’re not going to dip our toe into the very deep water of how to write good password policy.  We’re really here to show you how Shield can align […]

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Why Shield Gold?

6 Shield Gold tools

KingsBridge Shield is your complete tool for creating Business Continuity Plans (BCP).  While we pride ourselves on our K.I.S.S. principle, KingsBridge Is Simple and Straightforward, we also know the importance of getting the most value for your money.  A few of our customers have asked us about the ‘real’ difference between Shield Silver and Shield […]

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Simple and Straightforward with the Plan Markup Table

plan markup table

At KingsBridge we make your business continuity planning easy by following our version of the K.I.S.S. principle – Keep It Simple and Straightforward.  We simplify your plan writing and maintenance process through a feature called the Plan Markup table.  Many Shield users leverage Plan Markup when they first set up Shield ‘out of the box’ […]

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New Year’s Resolutions

KingsBridge New Year

We are just a few days away from 2017, wondering what it will bring.  Everyone is deciding what their New Year’s resolutions will be.  What will you do differently in your personal life?  And what changes are you going to make in your business and professional life?  This is the perfect time to reflect on what went well for your […]

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3 Ways Your BCP Can Help You with Non-Emergency Operations

Holiday Season

Demonstrating return on investment is one of the main barriers to launching a new Business Continuity Plan (BCP) project. Many organizations have difficulty justifying the expense of building a BCP and funding it’s maintenance over time. A healthy organization that has never experienced an interruption may focus on the real possibility of a zero ROI. If […]

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Task Management and its Role in BC Plan Maintenance

Task Management

Many of our customers understand the importance of maintaining their Business Continuity Plan, yet struggle with actually keeping it up to date.  The benefits of maintenance are easily described; it ensures that the most up to date information is part of the plan, allows time for questions that were raised during the development phase of plan building […]

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To Merge or Replace, the mystery is revealed!

business continuity planning kingsbridge is simple and straightforward

Keeping your business continuity plan up-to-date with current information is critical to its success.  At KingsBridge we recognize how important this is, which is why our Shield software helps you quickly import a CSV file of the latest information such as updated personnel, vendor lists etc. into the Data section of Shield.  One question that […]

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