7 Essential Crisis Simulation Tabletop Exercise Tips

7 Essential Crisis Simulation Tabletop Exercise Tips

These Seven Tips Will Help You Create Impactful and Memorable Crisis Simulation Tabletop Exercises   1. Ensure your tabletop exercise gets off to a good start by doing this…. Ensure you invite the right audience. This may seem obvious, but I have seen tabletop...
A Guide to Creating Successful Crisis Management Programs

A Guide to Creating Successful Crisis Management Programs

Organizations That Want to Survive Significant Operational and Reputational Damage Need to Implement a Complete Crisis Management Program   Your crisis management program creation journey starts here… We hope you’re reading this article because your organization and...
Surprise! – Its Hurricane Season

Surprise! – Its Hurricane Season

“With every mistake, we must surely be learning.” ~ George Harrison (While My Guitar Gently Weeps) The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season is becoming one of the most active seasons on record, thanks to a stretch of long-lived, destructive hurricanes over the past five...
While Rome is burning… Are you Nero?

While Rome is burning… Are you Nero?

Guest blogger: Brad Cole, CFE & LPI, Executive Director & Senior Coordinator, K9 First Responders, Inc. (K9FR)   A crisis unfolds. A hurricane hits your facility. You prepare and respond.   So far… under control. A natural gas line ruptures, fire starts and...
VW and United Airlines: Lessons for Crisis Communicators

VW and United Airlines: Lessons for Crisis Communicators

They’ve weathered the storms, but could their crises have been avoided altogether? What lessons can crisis communicators draw from the recent VW “dieselgate” crisis and United Airlines’ spate of public relations disasters, most notably its violent removal of a...