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International Association of Risk and ComplianceProfessionals (IARCP)
Top 10 risk and compliance management related news storiesand world events that (for better or for worse) shaped the week'sagenda, and what is next
George LekatisPresident of the IARCP
Is part of your job topredict the future?
Do you live in the newforward looking perspectivein risk management?In 1964, Arthur C. Clarke, science fiction writer, inventor and futurist
rying to predict the future is adiscouraging and hazardous occupation,
becausethe prophet invariably falls between two chairs.
If his predictions sound at all reasonable, you can be quite sure that in 20,or at most 50 years, the progress of science and technology has made himseem ridiculously conservative.
On the other hand,if by some miracle, a prophet could describe the futureexactly as it was going to take place, his predictions would sound soabsurd, so far-fetched, that everybody would laugh him to sco
Read more at Number 7!Welcome to the Top 10 list.