Tag Archives: Risk management

What is BCP & Why Businesses Need One?

(Photo Source: Google) The concept of BCP (Business Continuity Plan) is relatively new in developing countries such as Nepal but simply put, BCP helps businesses to better prepare for disasters and mitigate their impacts greatly. A BCP is a management … Continue reading

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BCM in Nepal: Are we there yet?

(Photos Source: Google) Introduction Business Continuity Management (BCM) is a management process that seeks to ensure organizations are capable to resume or continue operations under adverse or abnormal conditions (Source: Business Continuity Institute, United Kingdom). In recent years, a pressing … Continue reading

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(Part 3 of 3) Impact on construction sector businesses in Nepal due to the Gorkha Earthquake 2015 and its potential implications on reconstruction

(Photo Source: Google) (Project Submission Date: 15th December, 2015) CHAPTER III: RESULTS (Contd.) Results from telephone survey A telephone survey was conducted for altogether 37 construction sector industries as well as professional associations including brick, cement, reinforcement steel bar, CGI … Continue reading

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EPR planning in Nepal: How relevant today?

(Photos, Source: Google) Introduction In today’s world, an organization needs to manage risks as part of its core management operation if it aims for a sustainable growth that ensures safety of employees and well-being of community in which it operates. … Continue reading

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