Active Shooter: 4 Tabletop Exercise Tips

Active Shooter: 4 Tabletop Exercise Tips

Active shooter incidents are on the rise in US, and your organization is most definitely at risk. Quoting FBI statistics, the National Fire Protection Association reports that “an average of 6.4 active shooter events occurred annually in the U.S. from 2000 to 2006....
5 Key Benefits from Conducting Tabletop Exercises

5 Key Benefits from Conducting Tabletop Exercises

Simulated crisis tabletop exercises are like a flu shot: The vaccine won’t prevent the illness one-hundred percent of the time, but if you do get the flu, the vaccine will greatly reduce the illness’ severity and bring you back to health more quickly.   The potential...
Crisis Management an Interview with Dermot McCarthy

Crisis Management an Interview with Dermot McCarthy

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Play | RSSAn enterprise faces many threats to it’s existence. Some threats are external and can pose complex challenges, others are internal and come with their own set of unique...
How the Military Use Tabletop Exercises

How the Military Use Tabletop Exercises

A military background isn’t necessary to run a successful tabletop exercise or war gaming scenario. The idea of war gaming as a resource to practice strategic planning and increasing your readiness for the worst-case scenarios has been around for hundreds, if not...
An Interview with Michael Gladstone of WeWork

An Interview with Michael Gladstone of WeWork

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Play | RSSHow does your organization prepare for crises? Have you been through the planning process thoroughly? In this interview, we speak with WeWork’s crisis and emergency...