Crisis Communications: When You’re Making Things Worse!

I remember the days when we used to teach people how to communicate during crisis or stressful situations and provide lists of what to do and what not to do in front of the media.  There was media training provided and organizations had media spokespeople. The advent and expansion of social media means that this seems to have fallen by the wayside…or at least that’s the perception created by some individuals that obviously never received any kind of crisis training – communications and then some. Continue reading

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Preparing for the Unexpected (Apr 18/19): A New Approach to Disaster Education

For our April 18, 2019 show we talk about New Approaches to Disaster Education with educator and disaster hazard expert, Neil Dufty.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/113202/a-new-approach-to-disaster-education

Enjoy!

The StoneRoad Team

 

Preparing for the Unexpected: LIVE @ DRJ Fall 2018 (Sep 24/18)!!

For anyone that may have missed it during our aired episodes of Preparing for the Unexpected with host, Alex Fullick on the VoiceAmerica radio network, this is just a reminder that we’re broadcasting LIVE from the Disaster Recovery Journal (DRJ) Fall 2018 conference in Phoenix, Arizona on Monday, September 24/18 from 11am (PST) to 5pm (PST). 

VoiceAmerica Live Event Page

We’ll be talking to conference speakers/presenters and attendees alike about all things Business Continuity, Disaster Planning, Resilience, Crisis Management and any other subject we happen to come across.

Enjoy!

The StoneRoad Team

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Preparing for the Unexpected (Sept 6/18): How BCM and DR Programs Address Our Fears (Part 2)

Our Sep 6/18 episode is Par 2 of How BCM and DR Programs address our fears.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/108897/how-bcm-and-dr-programs-address-our-fears-part-2

Enjoy!

The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected (Dec 13/18): Lessons Learned from Hurricane Harvey

For our Dec 13/18 show we’ll talk with expert Dee Grimm RN, JD about the lessons learned from Hurricane Harvey (August 2017).

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/108480/lessons-learned-from-hurricane-harvey-august-2017

The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected (Nov 15/18): Evolving Global Threats and Corporate Resiliency

For our Nov 15th show, we’ll talk to Paul Doucet from International SOS about Global Threats and Corporate Resiliency.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/108479/evolving-global-threats-and-corporate-resilience

The StoneRoad Team

Preparing for the Unexpected (Oct 11/18): Be More Resilient – Use Your BCP for Smaller Incidents

For our Oct 11/18 show we’ll talk to award winning entrepreneur Marie-Helene Primeau who’ll talk to use about getting the best out of BCP plans by using them for smaller incidents.

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/108478/be-more-resilient-by-using-your-bcp-for-smaller-incidents

The StoneRoad Team