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After One of the Worst Winters Ever, the Spring Melt Prompts Better ...

Like most Canadians, you probably think this long and bitter cold winter has been the most extreme weather you’ve seen in years. And you’d be right. It’s no exaggeration ...

Startup of the Week

(Pictured above: Tom Muir, Russ Bugera, Aaron Salus, Steve Hardy. Missing: Chris McPhail) A couple weeks ago the RallyEngine team was recently featured as Boast ...

Drop the Bullhorn, Pick Up the Phone - A Better Way to Organize ...

On June 24, 2013, Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi, megaphone in hand, greeted a throng of up to 6000 eager volunteers assembled at McMahon Stadium. All were there to assist, ...

RallyEngine Wins Two Awards at Launch Party 2013

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On the evening of November 22nd hundreds of people gathered at Mac Hall to celebrate Calgary's burgeoning startup scene. What a night!

Internal Communications and the Impacts on Disaster Management

Disasters present the ultimate challenge to emergency response capability. Time is of the essence, the usual communication pathways are generally disrupted, and the ...

Did Corporate Calgary Learn Its Lesson from the Flood? Maybe Not

Ipsos Reid study identifies critical gaps in corporate emergency response plans Calgary, AB - Calgary organizations are at-risk with their emergency response plans (ERP) ...

Nenshi vs Ford: A Tale of Two Cities' Disaster Response

Comparisons between Calgarys Naheed Nenshi and Torontos Rob Ford started years ago when each was elected mayor. Now, with 2013s record breaking floods in their ...

A Lesson in Herding Cats During a Storm

A few adages come to mind. Expect the unexpected. Practice what you preach. Drink your own kool-aid. We failed at all three. Our company, RallyEngine, founded last fall, ...

How Do You Tell 100,000 Employees to Stay Home?

There have been numerous natural and manmade disasters over the last year. Each one pulls into focus the need for organizations to quickly and efficiently locate their ...