Survey: What New Risks Will the Post-Pandemic Environment Bring?
While COVID-19 laid bare the many interconnected global risks resilience professionals have to navigate, some unanticipated risks – including workplace and regulatory issues – are also emerging.
Among the responses from a recent AuditBoard survey of professionals in North America:
Those surveyed also point to the changing risk landscape post-pandemic, heading as far out as 2025, in particular:
The response to these challenges has been to increase resources. In 2021, twice as many respondents reported increased budgets compared to those who experienced declines, and nearly three times as many increased staff as decreased staff. This trend is expected to continue into the future: Over the next two years, 52% forecast budget increases, while 46% expect to expand their teams.
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