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.
Theoretical scientists spend many hours considering the universe and everything in it, about it and around it. They ponder the very fabric of how things are made and also determine the theories around everything scientific in nature.
Does this have anything at all to do with risk management?
Defined as showing leadership in the field of risk management, risk leadership is paramount to the success of successful organisations. When we think about risk management in the context of leadership we are referring to the individual and team based position of stepping forward and determining the key risks and determining the best business response.
Within this magazine we explore a number of areas surrounding leadership in risk management ranging from thinking about risk management with a "heads up" approach, understanding your customer, peer leadership, social media risks and rewards and a special feature on the Top Risks of 2011.
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