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June 28, 2016

The value of a concept statement cannot be overstated.  No concept, no successful venture!  This is not only true for start-ups, but maybe even more so for going concerns.  Companies that understand where they are going will be able to better identify the islands of ri...

December 29, 2015

The term 'de-risk' was used in the financial arena in 2008-2009 after banks that were thought to be 'too big to fail'...began to fail! De-risking became the process of removing risky assets from a bank’s balance sheet  and investment portfolios. The objective was to ma...

November 3, 2015

 

Successful partnerships in business have many advantages. The successful ones work because partners have learned how to work together and to bring a variety of skills to the table. Good partnerships can also bring a sense of well-being that can lead to carelessness in...

July 24, 2015

Once business owners, shareholders, and key stakeholders view risk more broadly than as merely an insurance issue, they typically come to realize that their exposures are much greater than they thought.  They then begin to consider how risk plays into these business is...

July 24, 2015

This is an actual case where a RiskPoint Analysis was applied.

 

The business owner was 82 years old.  He started a communications business 35 years ago with a capital investment of $500 thousand. When a RiskPoint Zone founder started working with the owners, the busines...

July 24, 2015

Most businesses  do not suffer catastrophic failure because of poor management, capitalization, or bad strategies.  Catastrophic failure generally results from major uncontrollable incidences that were unforeseen, and could only be viewed with hind-sight. They are know...

July 3, 2015

"Some things benefit from shocks; they thrive and grow when exposed to volatility, randomness, disorder, and stressors and love adventure, risk, and uncertainty. Yet, in spite of the ubiquity of the phenomenon, there is no word for the exact opposite of fragile. Let us...

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