My Point of View

You could say I am a child of the revolution. When my grandfather immigrated to America in 1918, Russia was still reeling from the downfall of Czar Nicholas II. This people’s revolution, which immediately installed a provisional government, proved too...

“As I developed a relationship with my consulting clients, I learned from them that they typically did not do a long-range transitional plan in the kind of detail that I had previously done. More importantly, they had not obtained the proper level of commitment from their executives that tied their budget to the company’s Risk Assessment Plans,” says Giles, who has more than 30 years of experience in all aspects of enterprise risk management.

The book is almost a manual of how to properly create your program and get that organizational buy-in necessary for success. You can contact Mr. Giles at to find out where to purchase the book.


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