Type: Article
Date Posted: Mar 17, 2016
After years spent churning around the corporate buzzword blender, the phrase “risk management” has too often become associated with lengthy legal documents filled with useless jargon and stale policies.
Type: Article
Date Posted: Mar 17, 2016
At NOLS, we believe in the value of spending time in wild places. We also know there is risk involved in what we do. We strive to practice and teach thoughtful risk management that emphasizes the health and well-being of our students and staff, and have for over 50 years.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 25, 2016
World-class athlete Steve Fisher has taken on some of the most ambitious projects imaginable, including an expedition through the Congo River's Inga rapids, the world's biggest rapids.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jan 26, 2016
World-renowned climber Jimmy Chin and filmmaker Elizabeth "Chai" Vasarhelyi talk about making Meru, a documentary about Chin, Conrad Anker, and Renan Ozturk's attempt to make the first successful ascent of the Shark's Fin on Mount Meru—a climb that has thwarted every previous summit attempt by th
Type: Document
Date Posted: Nov 24, 2015
Emergent findings in social psychology point to the limitations of cognition and rationality; decision-making, it turns out, is highly over-rated.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Nov 24, 2015
Emergent findings in social psychology point to the limitations of cognition and rationality; decision-making, it turns out, is highly over-rated.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Aug 02, 2015
Taking on all the challenges of mountain environments and managing them so that clients have the best possible experience is the craft behind a lifelong guiding career.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jul 26, 2015
The Federal Aviation Administration is one of the organizations in the US that researches safety, risk and decision-making to ensure that air travel is safe. This presentation was developed by the FAA SMS Program Office (AFS-900).
Type: Article
Date Posted: Mar 25, 2015