Resilience is on everyone’s lips – also in the shipping industry. But what does it entail? Originally deriving from biology as a term for how plants through evolution have become resilient and managed to sustain growth even in hard conditions, resilience has spread to the business management lingo as a term for new ways of structuring business to match the requirements in the fast paced business arena of our time and age.
In Green-Jakobsen we help clients build (primarily safety-) resilience in shipping companies worldwide. This article is an introduction to the main characteristics of a resilient organisation in Green-Jakobsen’s perspective. It heads up one or more articles specifically on organisational resilience in shipping companies.
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