According to an Economist Intelligence Unit poll, global executives rank 2016 as a year in which corporate crises reached extraordinarily threat-provoking levels. Respondents say that the pace and impact of risks have intensified; in fact, two-thirds agree that “the world became a riskier place for business in 2016.” getAbstract recommends this illuminating article to executives and board members responsible for crisis and risk management.
In this summary, you will learn
- Why surveyed global executives viewed 2016 as a year of unprecedented levels of crisis,
- Which types of risks worry businesspeople the most and
- Why executives should encourage corporate board members’ participation in crisis management.
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