The Rise of the Virtual Operations Support Team (VOST)
The acronym VOST stands for Virtual Operations Support Team. VOST members are becoming increasingly critical to the successful management of emergencies and disasters. ...
Also Striving for Excellence at the Sochi Olympics: National ...
- dispersed teams
Later this week the 22nd Winter Olympics will begin in Sochi, Russia. 88 nations will participate in a range of 98 events, in front of a worldwide audience of billions. ...
Infographic: 2014, Smartphones, and the Increasingly Dispersed ...
Event Management and Organizing an Army of Volunteers
There truly is no "I" in team - or in event management staff, for that matter. This means that everyone must work closely together in unison toward accomplishing the ...
The Essential Evolution of Internal Communications
Next to eating and procreating, the oldest, most fundamental aspect of being human is probably finding a way to let other humans know something important or even just ...
How to Keep a Dispersed Workforce on the Same Page
Thanks to worldwide adoption of broadband internet and simplified, often free networking, file sharing, and videoconferencing tools, the geographically dispersed ...
The Boston Marathon Bombings and Crisis Communications
The bombings that unfolded yesterday in Boston were tragic and terrible. The pictures were ghastly. The Boston Marathon is such a reverred and festive annual event; it's ...