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  • Integrating Risk Disciplines

    If you surveyed business continuity, IT disaster recovery, crisis management and global security practitioners from a single organization on what resilience means to them, you’d probably get (at least) four different answers. That doesn’t necessarily mean that…

    Kailey Eaton Kailey Eaton | Oct 16, 2019
  • Avalution Consulting Again Named a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Continuity Management Program Solutions, Worldwide, for Catalyst

    CLEVELAND, OH October 2, 2019 Avalution Consulting – the leading provider of business continuity and IT disaster recovery consulting and software solutions – announced today that Gartner, Inc. has positioned the company as a Leader for its…

    Courtney Bowers Courtney Bowers | Oct 02, 2019
  • Calculated RTO’s Often Miss The Mark

    As it relates to the business continuity consulting services we offer, Avalution works with a lot of organizations that already have software to assist with a wide variety of tasks, including the performance of a business impact…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Aug 21, 2019
  • Agile Concepts in Business Continuity

    Carefully Consider “Agile Business Continuity” Many business executives are asking those responsible for business continuity – and the managers of other disciplines as well – “Should we implement Agile in our program?” It’s a fair question, but…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Aug 15, 2019
  • Five Staffing Options to Drive Business Continuity

    When it comes to getting business continuity related work done and striving to achieve the right level of resilience, an organization typically has five staffing model choices to get it done: Full-Time Employees Staff Augmentation Resources (temporary…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Aug 06, 2019
  • Avalution Consulting Announces Acquisition of BC Management

    Avalution Consulting is excited to announce the acquisition of BC Management. The collective service offering from two industry-leading firms – spanning business continuity consulting, software, staffing, and research – provides a unique and dynamic service set that…

    Courtney Bowers Courtney Bowers | Jul 09, 2019
  • Business Continuity Strategies Before Plans

    Instituting and Driving Change Blog Series: Post 1 of 6  I recently returned from a great conference – unrelated to business continuity by the way – and one of the breakout sessions was focused on driving and…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Jun 19, 2019
  • Adaptive BC: Not for Most

    Adaptive BC has done a great job of stirring up the business continuity profession with some new ideas.  At Avalution – we love pushing the envelope and try new things, so we were excited to learn more…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | May 21, 2019
  • Catalyst Surveying and Vendor Risk

    Earlier this year, Avalution and the Catalyst Team released a Surveying module, an enhancement to Catalyst’s world-class program business continuity management platform. This enhanced functionality – offered to our clients at no additional charge – provides a…

    Drew Beavers Drew Beavers | May 14, 2019
  • How to Implement a Focused Business Continuity Program

    Feel like you have too many plans? Feel like too many of your business processes are deemed “critical”? Unsure of who should participate in the business continuity planning effort or if you’re allowed to engage the business?…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Apr 09, 2019
  • The 6 Core Ingredients Every Program Needs to Achieve the Right Level of Resiliency

    As Published in the Spring 2019 Issue of the Disaster Recovery Journal We’ve helped to build and run hundreds of high-performing business continuity programs. One of the most consistent themes we’ve noticed is a lack of engagement…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Mar 12, 2019
  • Avalution Consulting Introduces The Business Continuity Operating System™

    Avalution has helped build and run hundreds of high-performing business continuity programs. And, for the first time, the firm is sharing how they do it and how organizations can apply this proven process to achieve the right…

    Courtney Bowers Courtney Bowers | Feb 26, 2019