Communicating Clearly in a Crisis

In order to communicate information to all affected parties in the event of a data breach, pre-defined messaging and tailored responses are needed to effectively support any crisis management program. The communication must be instantaneous and precise, which requires sufficient preparation deliver immediate, appropriate in times of crisis. Will your company

Advanced Mobile Weather Monitoring Technology Puts Data Where You Are

By Glen Denny, Baron Services, Inc. — One of the biggest challenges in weather forecasting has always been alerting people who are away from home of severe weather threats. The radio was for years the primary viable method of doing so, but a radio can only give listeners so much

OnSolve Adds Social Media Enhancement to CodeRED Launcher Application

OnSolve, a global provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based critical communication solutions for enterprise, SMB, and government clients, has announced the addition of social media updates to its existing CodeRED Launcher mobile application. This new feature, provided at no additional cost, allows clients to send social media updates directly to linked Twitter and

2017 Worst Year on Record for US Environmental Disasters

According to figures compiled by The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the United States experienced 16 weather and climate disasters during 2017. Losses for each disaster exceeded $1 billion and the new total of approximately $306 billion made it the costliest year on record for the US. The biggest disaster instances

Building a Crisis Communications Team

By Jennifer March, Vanguard – Warren Buffett once famously said, “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.” A crisis communications team, as part of a robust business continuity program, is a company’s best tool to protect their reputation after a disaster strikes. While your operations

Ask the Experts – You’ve Got Questions; We’ve Got a Lot of Answers

The importance of consulting subject matter experts on a wide-range of critical BC/DR issue cannot be overstated. It’s the reason why Continuity Insights invites recognized subject matter experts to be part of its annual Management Conference – to stimulate conversations and answer your relevant business continuity and resiliency questions with

Addressing the Front-Line Needs of Today’s BC Professionals

Conferences are key to gathering information and learning new techniques from your peers and experienced professionals within the business continuity community. The 16th annual Continuity Insights Management Conference, scheduled for April 23-25, 2018, at the Hilton Miami Downtown, will bring together an innovative network of leading business continuity and resiliency

Business Interrupted – Cyber Risk Gets Physical

The magnitude of recent events is posing unprecedented challenges to corporate boards, C-suite executives, and shareholders. For this reason, it’s critically important for business continuity, incident management, disaster recovery, and emergency management professionals to stay informed of developments in the cybersecurity arena. Join Dr. Nader Mehravari, Chief Scientist with Axio, and

Is Your Organization Prepared for Its Next Cyber Attack?

Cyberattacks are the number threat facing your organization today, according to the BCI’s recently released Horizon Scan Report. A new webinar, “Is Your Organization Prepared for Its Next Cyber Attack?,” will demonstrate a coordinated response to and recovery from a cyberattack, and how to respond smarter when customer data is