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Facilitating Risk Management

Making Risk Management Work in Oxford, UK

by Penny on 12th December 2011

Penny was in Oxford on 1st December, presenting on ‘Making Risk Management Work’ to a large group of project managers. The group included risk managers from a huge range of industries, including defence, mining, power generation, mobile telephony, local government and more. We even had some post-graduates from Warwick University, researching into different aspects of […]


Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-11-06

by Penny on 6th November 2011

Pick up Penny Pullan's book on Facilitating Risk Management for half-price (under £9!) at the Gower stall #PMIukSynergy #


Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-08-07

by Penny on 7th August 2011

New video with @pm4girls: Penny Pullan talks about writing A Short Guide to Facilitating Risk Management #


Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-07-17

by Penny on 17th July 2011

Last talk at the #makingriskwork summit today – our Gower publisher on risk mgmt books, risk mgmt and authors. Join in # Day 2 of #makingriskwork summit kicks off with Penny Pullan – join in anytime today at Open now. # First comments coming in for #makingriskwork Summit: "Well done. I really enjoyed […]


Ruth and I seem to be travelling a lot at the moment. I’m in Dubai this week and Ruth was in Nigeria not long ago. However, travelling isn’t stopping us preparing for our book launch which starts next week. It’s a virtual Summit, focused on Making Risk Work. You can register for free here. What […]


Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-06-12

by Penny on 12th June 2011

Amazon are now shipping our book in the UK despite saying 'on pre order'. See more #


Risk Summit – it’s coming very soon

by Ruth on 2nd June 2011

To help people understand more about our work on facilitating risk management, we’re organising a virtual risk summit that will happen in w/c 11th July 2011. We are currently building a special website to explain all about it, and you’ll be able to sign-up (for free) AND get 35% off the price of our book […]


In the run up to the book launch, we’re going to feature great quotes from some people we interviewed as part of our preparation. Here’s a good one to start with: “We’re often so busy that risk management can be overlooked as we concentrate on day to day delivery”, says Atul, who manages risk on […]


Wow, time flies! We’re now in May and things are progressing well with the book. The final proof has now been approved for printing and the cover design is finalised. We’re getting closer and closer to the launch in July, but there will be more on that in a later post. Here’s an update for […]


The joys of indexing

by Penny on 29th March 2011

It’s nearly ready!  Ruth and I are spending a day together doing the index of the type-set book – quite boring but necessary.  More importantly, we’re also planning a whole series of exciting events to support the book launch.  Look out for our virtual summit on facilitating risk, open courses and a brilliant mentoring programme […]