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. ...
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 ...
Navigating the Gatekeepers of Corporate Communications
- corporate communications
Gatekeepers are essential to effective corporate communications, but there are times when the system needs to be streamlined. Gatekeepers are put in place to control the ...
It's Time to Modernize the Call-tree and Mobilize Crisis ...
The Boston Marathon bombing and subsequent massive manhunt was a stark reminder of how quickly tragic events can unfold and how widespread the damage and disruption can ...