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Planning for the Unexpected: Coping with Uncertainty


Thu, June 18, 2020, 10:00


 General Information

Cost: Members: $95
Non-Members: $195

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Registration Includes: One telephone and web connection at one physical location


US: 10a.m. ET

About the Webinar

Unexpected events can catch companies off guard. Although planning for them might be difficult, it’s not impossible. Join Work With Agility’s Alan Gleeson and Parachute360’s Lyle Deitch as they provide an overview of black swan events and their characteristics. The webinar will include:

  • Steps for Managing Uncertainty
  • Resourcing
  • Business Continuity
  • Risk Mitigation Beyond Just Credit Evaluation
  • Scenario Planning


About the Speakers

Alan Gleeson, SaaS Marketing Consultant, Work With Agility

Alan Gleeson supports tech startups to generate leads and grow their businesses. Alan started his career in financial services, joining Barclays’ graduate program. On completion, he spent some time at Freeserve, then one of the poster boys for the ‘dot com’ boom. He joined software as a service (SaaS) company, Palo Alto Software, in 2004, where he served as managing director for the European subsidiary for a number of years. More recently, Alan has worked for a number of leading SaaS startups, in a mix of full time and consultancy engagements. He is based in London, is a patron member of the Irish International Business Network, and coaches at Ealing Trailfinders Rugby Club in his spare time. Alan has an MBA from the University of Oxford and an MSC from the University College Cork, Ireland.

Lyle Deitch, Founder, Parachute360

Lyle Deitch founded Parachuete360, a business continuation software platform, and Parachute Advisors, a turnaround and growth advisory that serves lower middle-market service companies. Prior, Lyle was the co-founder and COO of Swing King, a golf entertainment technology company, and COO of Advanced Telemetry, an energy management hardware and software company sold to Siemens. Based in Denver, Colorado, Lyle enjoys hiking, swimming and supporting animal rescue causes. He is a certified exit planner and holds a B.S. in commerce from the University of Virginia and an MBA from the University of Oxford. 


Webinar Access

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