Business Continuity Management (BCM)

1. Partnerships and networking

Working in partnership with other organisations provides you with opportunities to enhance your business continuity arrangements.

  • Forums are also available in more local areas such as Berkshire and Milton Keynes via the relevant local authorities.
  • For professionals who deal in emergency planning, crisis - Emergency Planning Society
  • The largest campaigning pressure group, promoting and protecting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms - Federation of Small Businesses  

2. Resources

There are many reference resources available to help you to learn about Business Continuity Management.

3. Threats to your business

Threats to your business can come from many sources (directly and indirectly) and with preparation, you can ensure your business is safeguarded against the impacts.

General threats

Specific threats


Severe weather