Risks and Opportunities in the Coming Year

Risks and Opportunities in the Coming Year

Lisa Thompson, LPC, PCC – Managing Director, Professional Services When companies look ahead to 2016, managing global risk is one of the top priorities. There is plenty of uncertainty as C-suite leaders plan for the coming year, as discussed in our Q4 2015 Spotlight Series breakfast. While full-speed-ahead growth has been a primary theme in the past few years, a more cautious optimism seems to be the prevailing attitude at […]

Make Risk Management a Priority for 2015

Make Risk Management a Priority for 2015

As the U.S. economy continues to forge ahead, many companies are focusing on their growth opportunities in the New Year. That might mean acquiring a competitor, launching a new product line, opening new offices or obtaining a substantially larger line of credit. For many businesses, greater prosperity may be right around the corner. But the senior leadership team (SLT) also needs to make risk management a priority for 2015. The […]

Balancing Risks and Rewards

Balancing Risks and Rewards

Companies of all sizes seek to maximize their returns to their owners and shareholders while minimizing their exposure to risks. Since these principles also apply to the investment sector, an organization’s senior leadership team (SLT) can borrow some techniques from money managers and other financial strategists. One of the basic principles of sound long-term investing is diversification:  constructing a portfolio of different assets, such as stocks, bonds, real estate or […]