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Dec 19, 2023

Mark Beasley Weighs In on Top Risks for Business Leaders in 2024

Economic conditions, including inflationary pressures, topped the list of concerns cited by executives, outranking the ability to attract talent and cyber threats, according to a new survey.

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Dec 7, 2023

New Report: Economy, Inflation Outrank Talent and Technology as Primary Risk for Global Business Leaders in 2024 

A survey conducted by Protiviti and Poole College's Enterprise Risk Management Initiative found that a disruptive market and geopolitical risks are testing business agility and resilience.

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Apr 28, 2023

Mark Beasley Explains the Relationship Between ERM and ESG

Mark Beasley, professor of accounting, challenges the perception of enterprise risk management (ERM). He explains that when the environmental, social and governance (ESG) framework is integrated with managing risk, additional value and opportunities are created to improve ERM processes.


Jun 14, 2022

Top Organizational Risks for 2022

The latest PNC Thought Leadership Series installment focused on current and future organizational risks, lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic, key strategies for the future of the business industry and advice for the next generation of corporate leaders.

Feb 14, 2022

The Role of Risk Management in Sustainability Efforts

Sustainability and risk management are both on the rise, and the tools used to execute the latter can be used to inform and support sustainability efforts.

Feb 10, 2022

Salaries Surge for Risk Management Professionals

According to the RIMS 2021 Compensation Survey, risk professionals across the United States – of all levels and responsibilities – saw an average 14.4% increase in base salary in 2021 compared to 2019. In 2021, the median annual base salary for these practitioners climbed to $135,000 – up from $118,000 in 2019.

Feb 2, 2022

How Big Data Can Bolster Your Company’s Risk Management

With so much data available in today’s world, learning to leverage it to make informed decisions is becoming increasingly important for managing risk within organizations.

Nov 15, 2021

Risk Management 101: What It Is and Why It’s a Crucial Need in the Market

The process of identifying, analyzing and controlling or minimizing threats, the field of risk management has become all the more vital on the heels of the Covid-19 pandemic.

May 20, 2021

The 12th Edition of The State of Risk Oversight Sees How Organizations Are Evolving the Risk Landscape

The 2021 report highlights over 40 aspects of risk management practices that have been highlighted by the COVID-19 pandemic, social unrest and recent elections.

Episode 3

Mar 15, 2021

Poole Podcast Episode 3: Top Risks for 2021 and Beyond: A View from the C-Suite

In this episode, we discuss the top risks for businesses for 2021 as well as peek into insights for 2030. Challenges triggered by a once-in-a-century pandemic continue to unfold, combined with numerous other risk issues, such as growing social unrest and polarization.