Edward Robertson

Principles of Successful ERM Implementation

Episode: 015Date: Tue 07 Sep 2021Title:               Principles of Successful ERM Implementation EPISODE SUMMARY How can we best ensure an Enterprise Risk Management regime that is readily accepted and endures? Answer: by mastering the principles of program success, which will set you apart as an administrator. SHOW NOTES IntroductionIn our last episode, we focused on maintaining …

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Making Sense of Risk Tolerance, Risk Appetite

Definitions of risk tolerance can border on the absurd, showing a slavish adoption of financial terminology where it makes no sense. The degree of risk tolerance, whether at the individual or organizational level, describes whether you are relatively:1) risk-averse (risk avoiding) in exchange for a degree of certainty regarding the reward in question; or2) risk-seeking, …

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ERM Implementation: Minimal Footprint

EPISODE SUMMARYHow can we roll out Enterprise Risk Management with a minimal footprint? The answer is to use a principles-based approach. Once High Quality Risk Assessment is grasped, we can turn to an implementation that meets crucial criteria efficiently. SHOW NOTESIntroductionWhat is ERM in relation to your entire management practise? Conceiving of it as an …

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Who is the Risk Champion?

Episode: 013Date: Tue 24 Aug 2021Title:               Who is the Risk Champion? EPISODE SUMMARYOur Enterprise Risk Management Journey has so far included: exploding common misconceptions; facilitating High Quality Risk Assessment; achieving breakthrough risk mitigation. Soon we proceed to full implementation. But who is the ERM champion (or risk champion) leading the way? SHOW NOTES IntroductionSo far …

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Risk Register and Breakthrough Mitigation

Episode: 012Date: Tue 17 Aug 2021Title: Risk Register and Breakthrough Mitigation EPISODE SUMMARYHigh Quality Risk Assessment means a process of sound planning; careful definition of context; and facilitating comprehensive risk ID. What is the true significance of the risk register you’ve built so carefully? How does it lead to dramatic, breakthrough risk mitigation? SHOW NOTESFacilitating …

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