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The Key to Building a Vendor Risk Management Program: Learn the Golden Rule

As more organizations continue to outsource key operations, it is vital that they create vendor risk management programs that allow them successfully control the risks associated with utilizing vendors and third-parties. Build a successful vendor risk management program by learning the golden rule.

When Your Vendor  or Third-Party Refuses to Undergo the Vendor Risk Assessment Process

For many vendor or third-party risk management programs, dealing with vendors that refuse to comply or participate in the vendor risk assessment process represents a challenge.  Learn alternative strategies to perform due diligence on your non-compliant vendors while meeting your regulatory requirements for vendor risk management.

The Three Lines of Defense: A Tool for Integrating Vendor, Supplier and Third-Party Risk Management Across the Organization

Use the Three Lines of Defense Model to ensure that vendor, supplier and third-party risk management is fully integrated into the company risk culture.

Questions to Consider When Choosing to Automate your Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM) Program 

Utilize the checklist when considering various TPRM tools. 

How to Write a Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM) Policy

Writing a TPRM policy is essential to any organization that outsources its functions and processes. Learn how to write an effective TPRM policy. 

The Importance of Risk and Controls Self-Assessment (R&CAs) in Managing and Controlling Operational Risks to Your Organization

Learn how to implement and perform R&CAs in order to understand your risk culture. 

The Importance of Information Security in Third-Party Risk Management 

Learn why performing an information security risk assessment is important as part of the third-party risk management program.  

 

Implementing Data Analytics and Reporting within Third-Party Risk Management

Learn how to implement data analytics into your third-party risk management (TPRM) program in order to understand the third-party risk appetite for your organization. For more information about TPRM, please refer to the Beginner's Guide to Vendor, Supplier and Third-Party Risk Management under Training Guides, Templates and Checklists. Please also refer to Integrating Data Analytics within Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM) under Training Guides, Templates and Checklists.

CATHERINE TIBAAGA

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