115. Risk management for personal use – Alex Sidorenko

Alex Sidorenko from RISK-ACADEMY talks about risk management and it’s applications for personal use. help us come up with day to day personal problems that can be solved using better risk management. At RISK-ACADEMY we have compiled free videos of lectures, seminars and interviews with Russian risk managers, as well as free templates and examples… Continue reading 115. Risk management for personal use – Alex Sidorenko

Best of the best from RAW2021 – highlights from day 1

Day one of the Risk Awareness Week 2021 conference was dedicated to governance and the future of risk management. Speakers focused on key lessons such as how risk managers can better establish relationships with boards, how risks can be transformed into opportunities to create shareholder capital, and how to embed risk analysis into finance, strategy… Continue reading Best of the best from RAW2021 – highlights from day 1

103. Why ERM is not effective – corporate vs personal risks

In this four-part series, Alex Sidorenko, founder and CEO of Risk-Academy, explains how to integrate risk management into core processes. If there is one thing I learned in my previous role as Head of Risk at a multibillion-dollar sovereign investment fund, risk management is not about managing risks. It’s about helping management make strategic, operational… Continue reading 103. Why ERM is not effective – corporate vs personal risks

5 red flags 🚩 when doing a risk assessment

Risk assessments are probably the most common activities within the risk management profession and there is a very fine line between being a total waste of time and a useful risk management approach. So what are the most common pitfalls, how to avoid them and how to turn risk assessments into a useful decision making… Continue reading 5 red flags 🚩 when doing a risk assessment

3 disruptive risk management trends that will shape 2022 and will totally surprise you

When I set out to write this article I thought to myself, top trends are boring because they are always too obvious and have been going on for years. So I went on a quest to find the trends that will completely reshape the profession and yet will catch most of the risk managers completely… Continue reading 3 disruptive risk management trends that will shape 2022 and will totally surprise you

8 best risk management blogs

So much has been written about risk management and yet most of it is RM1. Before the year end I went on the quest to find worthwhile RM2 blogs moving the risk profession within the non-financial sector forward. #1 Nassim Taleb Nassim Taleb is an author of the INCERTO a philosophical and practical essay on uncertainty (Skin… Continue reading 8 best risk management blogs

Better and greener decision making through risk management

This year’s Risk Awareness Week 2021, brought together expert speakers from across the globe, giving presentations on a wide range of themes. Sessions gave practical tips on everything from understanding uncertainty to how perception and risk psychology influences decision making. The theme for the week was better and greener decision making through risk management. Sessions… Continue reading Better and greener decision making through risk management

Most influential risk management articles of 2021

Huge thank you to the 160K+ readers who visited the RISK-ACADEMY blog this year. 2021 brought a lot of risk management transformation. Not that there is much fundamentally new in the science of risk or decision making, but rather because more and more risk professionals come to a long overdue realization that RM1 doesn’t create… Continue reading Most influential risk management articles of 2021

RAW2021 – How to save $10M on insurance without changing limits or deductibles

Are you tired of lip service by brokers on how insurance decisions should be risk based? Are you as surprised as I am that most of the brokers are clueless about risks and have no quant competencies (even the ones that claim they do, we checked)? I know I was. How on earth are they… Continue reading RAW2021 – How to save $10M on insurance without changing limits or deductibles