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Looking for Jobs in All the Wrong Places? Visit The BCI's New Careers Page to See Position Openings Near You!

The BCI has launched a job search/careers page that enables practitioners to upload their resumes, search for local jobs, and set alerts to be notified when jobs matching certain criteria open up. Be sure to check it out today - your dream job could be just around the corner! Visit the site now.

With over 900 active members from across the USA, the BCI USA Chapter is your regional voice for all things related to the business continuity (BC) profession and discipline. Follow us on Twitter at @BCI_US_Chapter

The US chapter recently held its Annual General Members (AGM) meeting on December 15th, 2014 - the meeting was recorded and is available here.

Are you certified with another USA-based BC organization?

If you hold a DBCI (BCI Diploma), ABCP, CBCP, or MBCP certification, you can fast-track your BCI membership application via the Alternative Route to BCI Membership (ARM). To find out more, including how to apply, visit the BCI's Membership page.

Chapter News

Read our latest news updates here. Find out more about what your Chapter is doing for you; what’s top of the agenda for BC professionals in our region; latest BC trends and developments; and other exciting news.

You can also keep in touch with us via our LinkedIn group here.

New BCI Speakers Bureau Launched

The BCI now operates a speakers bureau, listing members who have offered to present based on a wide range of topics.

The bureau is intended to serve the membership, the business continuity profession and the wider business community by connecting those willing to speak with those who need speakers. Speakers are business continuity professionals who have identified a willingness to present at organizational meetings, conferences, or special events.

The nomination form for prospective speakers is available here: /index.php/join-our-speakers-bureau

The North America Awards

The BCI North America Awards recognise the outstanding contribution of business continuity professionals and organizations living in or operating in the North America Region, including USA and Canada. All winners from the North America Awards will be automatically entered into the Global Awards that take place on 10th November in London. To see more information please click here

BCI Awards Website Launched

A new dedicated website for the BCI suite of awards has now gone live and can be viewed here. The website has space for all BCI regional awards schemes, as well as the global awards.

BCI Now Issuing Invoices, Accepting Payment, and Issuing Receipts in US Dollars

In response to requests from members based in the USA over the past year, the BCI Central Office is offering the opportunity for US members to receive subscription invoices in US dollars, pay in US dollars, and have a receipt sent in US dollars. If you wish to set your account up for this conversion, please send an email to Jan Gilbert (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) with your member name and membership number.