Improve Your Program Initiation and Management Tip #6

This series outlines ten tips that can be used to improve your program initiation and management.

Tip  # 6 Obtain strong commitments and adequate funding

Again, successful business continuity planning must have executive level support and commitment from key staff. This is a corporate investment and must have a budget that reflects the scope of the program. Make sure to include in your budget money for adequate exercise and maintenance programs. Staff time commitment requirements must also be laid out. Take into account any additional staffing requirement or workload redistribution where business continuity planning responsibilities are added to existing staff.

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(For more information on DRI’s professional practices please read Professional Practice One – Program Initiation and Management DRII Professional Practices  June 1, 2012 Version 1)

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