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The Path to Operational Resilience

As companies around the globe respond to COVID-19 challenges, now is a critical time to determine what organizational changes are needed to address the related risks and position your organization for long-term success. When leaders think about Enterprise Risk Management, they identify key risks across the organization to develop the company’s risk universe. Risks are […]

7 Stages of a Business Continuity Plan

Having a robust Business Continuity Plan (BCP) that addresses the moving parts and key players to keep a business thriving is essential for success, especially in these uncertain times. If an organization does not have a BCP strategy in place or if the existing plan needs to be revisited, consider the different stages in developing […]

Vendor Fraud on the Rise

Given the extraordinary downturn in the economy, especially in the oil and gas sector, many companies are experiencing an increase in vendor and service provider issues ranging from invoice errors to outright fraud. Stinnett’s Vendor Risk Management Services team views this problematic trend as symptomatic of the incredible pressure exerted on the industry which continues […]

Oh, What a Tangled Web(site) We Weave

Join Stinnett and Gable & Gotwals cybersecurity experts for a free webinar discussing pitfalls and practicalities for new and experienced online businesses. The event takes place on Wednesday, May 13 from noon – 1 p.m. In today’s environment, more and more businesses are turning to the internet to generate business, but not all are aware […]

5 Questions on Information Security Controls

IT systems are being tested like never before. With several states loosening shelter-in-place restrictions, some organizations aren’t ready for business-as-usual and view the work-from-home model as a long-term option. While many contingency plans are working, information security and vulnerability management programs are being put on the back burner. In this Q&A feature, Stinnett’s Data Privacy […]

Coronavirus and Business: 7 Tips to Reduce the Impact

As the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) escalates and becomes the world’s leading social disruptor, businesses must rethink operational resilience. Until recently, most companies did not have a public health risk ranked as the top contender for creating such havoc. Business continuity and disaster recovery have evolved throughout the years. “Disaster” has taken on a new […]

Stinnett Sponsors 11th Annual Houston IIA Conference

Attending the Houston IIA’s 11th Annual Conference “Dawn of a New Decade” on April 6? Then come see Stinnett at Booth #22 in the NRG Center exhibit hall. Last year was a sell-out crowd and 2020 proves to be just as exciting with three dynamic keynote speakers and 15 session speakers. As a platinum sponsor, we’ll […]

Data Privacy Experts Featured at 2020 Tulsa Cyber Summit

The 2020 Tulsa Cyber Summit at Cox Business Center is the place to be on March 23-24. Hear from Senior Manager Jeremy Price during a panel discussion on Cybersecurity Challenges for the Small and Medium Enterprise from 3:30-4:20 p.m. while Senior Penetration Tester Kris Wall presents A Deep Dive into Application Security from 4:30-5:20 p.m. […]

Thrasher Joins Stinnett as Tulsa Associate

Stinnett is pleased to announce that Matt Thrasher has joined the firm as an Associate based in its Tulsa office. Thrasher has 10 years of professional experience in the banking sector with a focus on vendor management and compliance. As a graduate of Oklahoma State University majoring in marketing and economics, he is also a […]