Business risks posts

19 December 18
7 minute read

The 12 risks of Xmas: the full calendar

To provide you with a helpful reminder of the 12 biggest risks businesses face this season, we’ve gathered them into a handy calendar.

19 December 17
1 minute read

The 12 risks of Xmas: on the twelfth day of Xmas...

Alcohol is often referred to as a ‘social lubricant’ but when people lose inhibitions, it’s easier than ever to text, tweet or post something one shouldn’t.

19 December 16
1 minute read

The 12 risks of Xmas: on the eleventh day of Xmas...

Bullying in the workplace is unfortunately still widespread, and Christmas parties can be a big pressure point, especially given how easily and quickly they can be shared today.

19 December 13
1 minute read

The 12 risks of Xmas: on the tenth day of Xmas...

Most employees are vigilant about suspicious emails, but after a night out defences aren’t always at their highest. During the holiday season employees are more likely to miss the red flags.

19 December 12
1 minute read

The 12 risks of Xmas: on the ninth day of Xmas...

Inebriated employees can be a dangerous mix when out of the office, making the Christmas period a peak time for things getting broken accidentally. Damage to property when out and about is a big problem.

19 December 11
1 minute read

The 12 risks of Xmas: on the eighth day of Xmas...

In the race to develop compelling campaigns and chose eye-catching festive imagery, intellectual property rights can often fall by the wayside, leaving businesses open to claims from copyright owners.

19 December 10
1 minute read

The 12 risks of Xmas: on the seventh day of Xmas...

Sore heads after festive shenanigans can be a big information security challenge. It’s easier than ever to accidentally copy in the wrong email addresses or wrongly attach confidential files.