8 Rules for Conducting a Crisis Management Tabletop Exercise

8 Rules for Conducting a Crisis Management Tabletop Exercise

A tabletop exercise can test, assess and ultimately improve your crisis plan and your crisis response team’s performance. That is, if it’s done right.   To be successful and contribute to your organization’s higher state of crisis readiness, your tabletop exercise has...
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 Podcasts | 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...