The Single Most Important Thing We Can Learn from the Ottawa Lockdown
Last Wednesday's events in Ottawa – the deadly shooting of a soldier at the War Memorial, the violent showdown with the shooter inside Centre Block of Canada's ...
Why You Don't Need a Mass, Social, or Command Centre Alerting System
It’s generally recognized these days that there are better, more efficient, and more targeted ways to alert and inform dispersed people (colleagues, employees, ...
Business Continuity Lessons from the Moncton and Boston Manhunts
- Boston Marathon Bombing
Last week in Moncton, New Brunswick, a 24-year-old gunman went on a rampage shooting five RCMP officers, killing three of them and severely injuring the other two. The ...
Spring Thaw Exposes Flood Anxieties and Still-frozen Emergency ...
With the anniversary of the Southern Alberta floods looming, are organizations now any better prepared for emergencies? CALGARY, ALBERTA-- From cold snaps and ice storms ...
Infographic: 2014, Smartphones, and the Increasingly Dispersed ...
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 ...