Massive Delta Outage Highlights Need for Quality Center Power Backup Plans
Business leaders must prepare for disasters made by man or Mother Nature with extensive, practiced recovery plans to avoid system shutdowns.
Crisis Risk in Rio: Business Must Play, too
(Huffington Post, 05.08.16)
My colleague, John Larsen, and I have worked with dozens of Olympic sponsors on crisis preparedness and response over the last two decades. And while the Rio Olympics have focused much attention state of preparation, it is easy to forget about the extraordinary behind-the-scenes efforts around crisis and security planning. But, in reality, crisis response for an Olympic games is largely a communications sport.
Studies Examine Twitter’s Growing Importance in Crisis Communications
(The Holmes Report, 01.08.16)
Two new studies underscore the importance of Twitter in both the start and spread of crises and the way in which people respond.
Six Strategies for Reacting to a Crisis Communications Situation
When dealing with a crisis communications situation, all businesses should have a plan in place ahead of time so they can react and respond immediately, thus preventing the situation from getting out of hand.
“We’ve got to be judged by how we do in times of crisis.” —Johnnie Cochran