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...
The 3 Year Crisis Management Exercise Program

The 3 Year Crisis Management Exercise Program

A Three-Year Crisis Simulation Exercise Program That Validates Preparedness is an Approach Every Organization Should Take   Does your organization just “check the box” when it comes to conducting crisis simulation exercises? Do you really understand the true...
Crisis Management Planning for the Traveling Employee

Crisis Management Planning for the Traveling Employee

Traveling in this dynamic and unpredictable world can present many challenges. Some destinations can present more challenges than others. That’s why preparedness is key. Organizations have a duty of care to ensure traveling employees are provided with the right...
What Is Horizon Scanning?

What Is Horizon Scanning?

During the month of May, Rob Burton is focusing on Horizon Scanning and why this tool should be implemented into your crisis management team’s tool kit. Predicting Crises Through Horizon Scanning Horizon Scanning is a systematic examination of potential threats,...
4 Reasons Crisis Scenario Planning is Effective

4 Reasons Crisis Scenario Planning is Effective

An Organization is Not “Crisis Ready” Unless it Validates Plans and Teams Through Crisis Simulation Exercises on an Ongoing Basis Do your crisis simulation exercises really engage your team members? Are they impactful in a way that your leadership team wants to invest...
Crisis Management Tabletop Exercises – A Guide to Success

Crisis Management Tabletop Exercises – A Guide to Success

A crisis management team can only truly be ready for a crisis when it has evaluated its preparedness through crisis simulation tabletop exercises. The Tabletop Exercise Tabletop Exercises bring together heads of lines of business and leaders of business processes to...