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The Beauty and the Beast of Resilience in the Cannabis Industry – A Podcast Interview with Vanessa Mathews

By |2020-03-29T16:21:14+00:00March 18th, 2020|In the News|

From: National Cannabis Industry Association's (NCIA) Cannabis Industry Voice Podcast Tune into the podcast interview with Vanessa Mathews of Asfalis Advisors as she talks about social equity, inclusion and diversity, the growth of the cannabis industry, risk, compliance and resilience.  

How COVID-19 Affects Women-Owned Business And What To Do About It

By |2020-03-18T12:49:46+00:00March 18th, 2020|In the News|

Author: Sharelle Burt Publisher: The Main Agenda Published: March 17, 2020 The coronavirus has the entire world taking the necessary precautions in order to stay safe. In the same moment, citizens are in a frenzy. All of the items needed to protect yourself are minimal. There is a lack of hand sanitizer, soap, disinfectant wipes,

Doing Business in Coronavirus Mode an Interview with Francene Marie and Vanessa Vaughn Mathews

By |2020-03-29T16:05:27+00:00March 17th, 2020|In the News|

Many companies are trying to figure out what to do with their workforce while in coronavirus mode. Vanessa Vaughn Mathews is the Founder and Chief Resilience Officer of Asfalis Advisors, and she shares a few answers about crisis response, hope, and how to navigate the coronavirus pandemic. Tune into the radio interview with Francene Marie

Small Business Center Hosts Panel Discussion to Help Businesses Prepare for Coronavirus

By |2020-03-09T22:11:40+00:00March 9th, 2020|In the News|

WHAT:  The Central Piedmont Community College Small Business Center is bringing together experts in business continuity, supply chain, and healthcare to help local employers of all sizes respond to and prepare for the Coronavirus. The panel discussion will cover: how to prepare existing business owners for the potential effects of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), how

From Chaos to Crisis Management – A Podcast Interview with ComplianceLine and Vanessa Mathews

By |2020-03-29T18:05:10+00:00March 7th, 2020|In the News|

Hi everybody, welcome to ComplianceLIVE, I'm Amanda Hosenfeld. I'm Cailyn Gombka. Amanda Hosenfield: "And, we are very excited for today's show. Before we get started, we want to remind you that Mark from accounting would like everybody to know that this podcast is sponsored by ComplianceLine. Thank you to ComplianceLine for offering this space for

Coronavirus Economic Impacts in Charlotte – an Interview with Vanessa Mathews of Asfalis Advisors

By |2020-03-09T13:55:46+00:00March 6th, 2020|In the News|

With attendance down from coronavirus fears, this Charlotte convention is cancelled SNAXPO 2020, originally scheduled for March 22 – 24 at the Charlotte Convention Center, has been canceled. Author: Ashley Daley, WCNC Published: 8:41 PM EST March 6, 2020 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte’s conference scene is starting to see the impacts coronavirus is having on

When All Else Fails Revert Back to your Core Values

By |2020-02-11T03:33:22+00:00February 10th, 2020|Core Values, Leadership|

When's the last time you made a mistake? How did you handle it? A couple of weeks ago a member on our team was introduced to someone and made a mistake by referring to them as their competitor. After the initial embarrassment, we knew we needed to apologize, and we had to be prepared for

Is Charlotte Resilient Enough to Survive the Coronavirus?

By |2020-02-11T03:31:15+00:00February 10th, 2020|Coronavirus, International Business, Leadership, Public Health, Risk Management|

There are a number of things people in the Charlotte community have in common, we call the city “uptown” versus “downtown,” we have a love for culinary, and we’re experiencing rapid growth and increased traffic by the day. Additionally, when it comes to our homes and our places of work, everything was manufactured and transported


By |2020-01-25T07:17:46+00:00January 25th, 2020|Cyber Security, Information Security, Leadership, Risk Management, Uncategorized, Vishing|

Have you experienced vishing? Voice phishing is a form of criminal phone fraud, using social engineering over the telephone to gain access to private personal and financial information for the purpose of financial reward.  Our team was on the phone with a system provider for Asfalis and the person on the other end of the

What’s in the Middle of Crisis and Culture?

By |2019-06-18T16:16:59+00:00June 18th, 2019|Crisis Management, Culture, Leadership, Resilience, Risk Management|

What are all of the reasons why your workforce would not come to work? Depending on your organization and location, it could be:  Snow storms  High traffic volumes, construction on the roadways or train extensions  A measles or Ebola outbreak  The list can go on and on. However, it’s important to understand the dynamic company