Children avoid problems: Dropped a glass of water in the kitchen? Broke a window with a poorly aligned football pass? Kids will just walk away and wait for the problem to escalate (read: parents are observant creatures). Growing up means recognizing a small problem before it becomes a larger issue and dealing with it. Enter Susanne Madsen’s 10 steps to effective risk management. In this blog post, Madsen gives 10 quick tools and techniques to face risks and mitigate them successfully. As you may have guessed, the majority of the advice centers around accepting the risk that exists, assigning responsibilities, and following through to completion. Mom would be so proud!