Practice = Better Discipline

Practice = Better Discipline

  “Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.”¬† ~ Stephen Covey   After leaving the military in 2001, it took me several years to adapt to the corporate world. The changes varied from...
Creating Chaos for a Purpose

Creating Chaos for a Purpose

We specialize in chaos.   In fact, we create chaos by developing simulated crisis exercises that test and validate crisis teams at all levels of an organization. In this blog I’m going to discuss three crisis scenarios that we have found to be of serious...
5 Questions to Help Create Situational Awareness

5 Questions to Help Create Situational Awareness

During an incident it is imperative that the CMT (Crisis Management Team) has good overall Situational Awareness throughout the whole event.   This will allow leaders to better understand the situation enabling them to make well informed and accurate¬†decisions....
The 5 Levels of Simulation Exercises

The 5 Levels of Simulation Exercises

All organizations should consider the advantages of implementing a comprehensive exercise program rather than focusing on singular periodic simulation exercises.   Whether they are a start-up company, an older well-established company, an organization undergoing...
10 Benefits of Crisis Simulation Exercises

10 Benefits of Crisis Simulation Exercises

When is the last time your organization ran a crisis simulation exercise?   While the reasons are many, some that serve as a foundation for a strategic-based approach to tabletop exercise programs include: Provides an Opportunity to Review and Analyze Risk In...