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Technology Mishaps: Planning for IT and Communications Disasters

By Christy Grano For most of us, the word “disaster” usually brings to mind a natural disaster like a hurricane or a tsunami, but in the risk management world technology disasters immediately come to mind. An unexpected loss of data or communication can bring an entire organization to a halt if power, internet, email, or … Continued

Uncertainty: A New Formula for Crisis

There is a widely held and often repeated chestnut of Far Eastern wisdom that the Chinese word for “crisis” is composed of two seemingly opposite but complimentary characters. Maybe you’ve heard this one? It’s a gnomic gem that is particularly popular among executives and motivational speakers. The adage came into wide circulation after a speech … Continued

Right Back At It: Fostering Organizational Resilience

“The difference between a strong man and a weak one is that the former does not give up after a defeat.” – Woodrow Wilson Resilience is often defined as the ability to recover after a setback or in the face of adversity, or having the capacity to adapt to new challenges. For many nonprofits, resilience … Continued

The Future is Now: Preparing for the Unknown Crisis

Preparing for a possible future crisis can feel overwhelming and abstract for many nonprofit leaders. With competing priorities and meeting the needs of stakeholders on a day-to-day basis, taking the time to think through how your nonprofit will respond to a currently non-existent crisis can end up taking a back seat. However, when a crisis … Continued

Events

November 15, 2017

Webinar

Webinar for NRMC’s Affiliate Member Program

“Crisis Management Part 2: Communicating with Care & Business Continuity Planning Overview”

October 25, 2017

Webinar

Webinar for NRMC’s Affiliate Member Program

“Crisis Management Part 1: Is Your Nonprofit Ready?”

September 27, 2017

Webinar

Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations (PANO) & Nonprofit Issues

“Crisis Management & Business Continuity Planning: Is Your Nonprofit Ready?”

May 18, 2016

San Antonio, TX

Texas Association of Community Action Agencies, TACAA Annual Conference

“Are You Ready for a Zombie Apocalypse? Crisis Management for Nonprofit Leaders” and “Top 10 Risks Facing Nonprofits”

August 23, 2016

Webinar

Webinar for Don Kramer’s Nonprofit Issues

“Are You Ready for the Zombie Apocalypse? Crisis Management & Crisis Communications for Nonprofits”