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When disaster strikes


Read the article When disaster strikes ....... (you can do this in the window below or follow the previous link to read the article in a separate window) and then consider answers to the questions below.


You may also like to read the CBI press release about business risk.


Question 1

Define the term 'contingency planning'.

Question 2

Analyse three ways in which business can reduce the risks they face from the external environment.

Question 3

Assess the extent to which technology can help reduce the risks faced by businesses from the external environment.

Question 4

Have a look at the 10 minute assessment of business risk. What are the main risks identified?