Risk Management Financial Planning

Risky Business

Risky Business

Actor Tom Cruise has famously played a fighter pilot, a sports agent and a secret agent but his first starring role was as a budding entrepreneur in the 1983 film which supplies the title of today’s article. Based on a young man’s attempt to create a small business, the story chronicles his misadventures while his parents are out of town.

The movie was a popular and critical success with
96% positive reviews. However, seen in a different light, it also offers a catalogue of things that might go wrong in someone’s life, things that might have been best dealt with through appropriate risk management.

I reviewed the chapter titles from my Risk Management 501