Operational risk is a topic that has seen a significant rise in the amount on "online chatter", particularly since early 2000. Some interesting statistics are presented in this infographic on operational risk, not the least is the amount of postings on operational risk represents no more than 10% of the amount of postings on the internet for the iPod since 2000!
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In life, it is extremely easy to forget what is important to you as a Risk Manager, may not be important to others. In addition, not only do we sometimes forget what is important, we confuse what is urgent with what is important. For those of you familiar with the "7 Habits" this will sound familiar.
The rapid change in the consumption of technology is overtaking Moore's Law as the most talked about rule. Quite simply, over the last decade there have been a significant number of advances in consumer technology and what we have seen is the ever increasing trends in consumption patterns surrounding these new technologies. The chart detailed in the article by Derek Thompson highlights this ever increasing change in the adoption pattern of technology over time.