Enterprise Compliance Today

How to reduce Security Risk when moving to Cloud Computing

Posted by Greg Carroll on Wed, Nov 02, 2016 @ 10:51 AM

In my last article “Is Cloud based Risk Management worth the Risk?” I confirmed cloud solutions can be the right and effective solution given that you do the appropriate due diligence on being fit-for-purpose.  If a cloud solution is appropriate, that’s any application not just risk and compliance, then how can you minimise your internet infrastructure risk?

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Tags: risk management, project management, cyber risk

21 Best Practices in Workflow Management

Posted by Greg Carroll on Wed, Apr 22, 2015 @ 09:13 PM

Return of Investment (ROI) does not come for automating a process but from using it to add value.  Value adding comes from targeting time and resources, risk based thinking, and Business Intelligence where they can deliver the greatest benefit to achieving the organisation’s strategic goals.   

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Tags: Best practices, project management, Innovation, Quality Management

PDCA is NOT Best Practice

Posted by Greg Carroll on Fri, Nov 14, 2014 @ 01:30 PM

There is a gaggle of Management Consultants pushing the 20th century mantra of Good Management Practice as a panacea to all the ill of today’s business environment. The key plank in most of these methodologies is that old chestnut “the PDCA cycle” for Continuous Improvement. If your consultant wears this as a badge, run a mile!

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Tags: Best practices, corporate governance, iso 55000, risk management, project management, Quality Management

Project Risk: The 5 most common mistakes implementing software

Posted by Greg Carroll on Fri, Apr 04, 2014 @ 06:00 PM

Whilst the IT Industry has to bear the brunt of the responsibility, it is your business and your job that wears the consequences, and therefore it is in your best interest to intercede in the process to ensure your best possible outcome.

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Tags: risk management, Management & Reporting, project management

Pro-Active vs Re-Active Risk Management

Posted by Greg Carroll on Wed, Feb 26, 2014 @ 10:25 AM

ISO31000 needs to address the understanding of the fundamental nature of risk if it hopes to advance the maturity of risk practices in business

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Tags: risk management, project management, risk identification, shareholder value

How Parsons Brinkerhoff Manages Corporate Compliance with Fast Track

Posted by Greg Carroll on Fri, Oct 18, 2013 @ 03:00 AM

A customer example

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Tags: project management

Gen Y vs. GRC (Governance, Risk & Compliance)

Posted by Greg Carroll on Sat, Jul 27, 2013 @ 05:37 AM

Why the very traits we complain about may be the solution to our biggest problem.

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Tags: Best practices, project management, risk culture

The Secret to Successful Compliance Management? It's Not the System

Posted by Greg Carroll on Mon, Jul 15, 2013 @ 09:36 AM

The key isn't filling forms, it's tapping into what motivates your employees

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Tags: Compliance Management, project management, risk culture

7 Tips to Track Risk Management & Fulfill Duties in Less Time

Posted by Greg Carroll on Fri, Jun 14, 2013 @ 05:49 AM

The right compliance software can help make it easier to implement - and reap rewards.

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Tags: risk management, project management

IT Temple Of Doom III: Compliance Software Implementation Rules 6-10

Posted by Greg Carroll on Fri, Jun 07, 2013 @ 11:00 PM

Responsibility for implementing an enterprise system can either advance or damage a career. You can have a big impact on your company and your career if you do it successfully.

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Tags: Compliance Management, project management