This episode will focus on the Ontario Association of Emergency Management (OAEM). We’ll talk with the president of the OAEM, Mr. Mike O’Brien and how he and his OAEM colleagues are building a central community for Emergency Managers. We’ll discuss topics such as; the OAEM conference (October 2018), the organizations goals and objectives, what sets Emergency Management apart from Business Continuity professionals, necessary skills for good Emergency Manager and tips for how current Emergency Managers can become more effective in their current role.Continue reading →
Creating a resilient organization is something many organization strive for but many fall short in their goals. This week we’ll speak with Scott Teel from Agility Recovery who’ll provide some great insight on what Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planners need to consider – and do – when turning their organization into a resilient organization. Continue reading →
This week’s show focused on public relations and managing our message with globally recognized Public Relations Expert and author, Gerry McCusker. Tune in and learn how we can leverage social media and keep our messages on track when things can easily get out of control.
If you read the publications, attend seminars and conventions, conferences and listen to webcasts and even watch videos posted on social media sites, you’ll find that in general everyone covers all the possible subjects related to BCM/DR. Topics such as “How to create resiliency” and “How to test plans” to Continue reading →
This week we have the 1st part of a 3 part series talking about testing our BCP/DR plans and maintaining our programs. The focus will be on getting Buy-In and the showing the Value of BCM programs, as well as providing some tips on how to test for people availability issues.
This week’s show is about something that often gets forgotten by people when preparing for disasters – or other things – and always seems to catch people unprepared. This week we talk about caring for pets and what to expect when taking care of them prior to, and during, disasters. A very different episode that is quite enlightening.