Archive | September 3, 2012


OPEN YOUR MIND: It’s important to remain open to new ideas and new information. Being a know-it-all is like shutting the door to great discoveries and opportunities. Keep your door open every day to something new and energizing. These days, we don’t have many excuses for having a blind spot. We all have access to information with relatively little effort. Socrates is famed for having said, “There is only one thing I know, and that is I know nothing.” Pretty tough words coming from an esteemed scholar and philosopher, but it opened him up to more knowledge every day. In other words, start every day with a clean slate. Give yourself a new beginning by opening up your mind.


Atta is a recognised Business Continuity Professional in Ghana with experience, knowledge and expertise in all the various stages of Business Continuity. Atta is currently the Country Business Continuity Manager for Barclays Ghana heading and leading the BCM/Disaster Recovery programme for Barclays Ghana. He has taken Barclays Ghana from not having a structured BCM programme to exercising the entire business units and all hosted critical applications. He has embedded BCM culture within the whole Barclays Ghana. He has successfully directed several continuity and recovery exercises at the banks WAR site. He has conducted countless BCM presentations/training across Barclays Ghana. Has experience in all stages of the BCM life cycle. Atta is an accredited BCM Trainer for Barclays Bank.
He is currently (arguably) the best business continuity professional in Ghana.

Atta is passionate about business continuity management and always ready to share his experience, expertise and knowledge with companies who want to establish BCM programmes/systems within their organisation.

Aside his current role, Atta has 28 years of working experience and background in consumer/retail banking operations, process engineering and project management. He has gained significant breadth of experience across these different operational situations.

Atta is a conference speaker and resource person. Recognised for his powerful and insightful presentations on BCM topics.

Motto: “Passion and Professionalism”


Business Continuity, Project Management, Risk Mangement, Operations Management, Banking Operations, Process Reengineering, Mentoring, Consultancy, Training & Education

MY THOUGHTS FOR THE DAY: Many people are actually, three people. They think one thing, say something else, and do not what they say or think. These kinds of people, who are really three people, achieve limited success and live conflicted lives. The thoughts, words, and actions of successful people are integrated, congruent and operates as one

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This is my first post. Whiles there is considerable material (thousands of experts, countless books on various subjects) available on the net to assist readers in acquiring knowledge; Attaconsult will be the first one to provide knowledge of real value to the world. It will provide great thoughts from great people from great sources. Please put aside everything you are doing and read this blog daily and make these great thoughts your own.

This blog will inspire you to go on through this world though your world may be crashing down around you. This blog will teach you to think like a champion. This blog will be a collection of my thought process that I believe will lead to think like a leader. This blog will make you to think like a genius. This blog is fueled by my concern for my desire to teach and share valuable ideas and knowledge with people.

Please read a topic, think about it, dissect it, and put it back into a formula that becomes what you believe is solid advice and finally put it into practice.

This blog was also created with other audiences in mind. There will posting on business continuity and project management. This blog is a real find.

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I wish you happy reading while I wish myself happy blogging.


Atta Hanson