Episode 002 – The Resilience Movement with James Crask

After the disruptions of 2020 and 2021, the words resilience, security, and continuity have taken on deeper meaning. As a result, business leaders are more concerned with ensuring readiness for the next major obstacle. This renewed focus is being named “The Resilience Movement.”

In this Scenarios episode, host Brian Zawada digs into this topic with expert James Crask. James is the Senior Vice President and Head of Resilience Advisory at Marsh and is based in London, UK.

As Brian and James break down the nuances of “The Resilience Movement”, you’ll learn how to make resilience a priority and why it goes beyond overcoming a “bad day at the office.”


Key Takeaways:

  • Focus on the right aspects of preparedness
  • Get clear on resilience objectives
  • Identify plausible scenarios


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What to listen for:

[01:40] – What is “The Resilience Movement”?

[03:40] – What’s changed in the last 18 months?

[09:57] – Assume failure is going to happen

[18:26] – Pitfalls to avoid when implementing operational resilience

[20:35] – Advice for learning more on resilience planning


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