Crisis Management Consulting

  • Announcement – Jan Decker is retiring.  This business is now closing.  If you have any open matters – please call Jan Decker – 253.261.2704   jan.decker@comcast.net.   If you are interested in this domain – please call Jan.

BCMS Basics – NEW site for products and services!

ANNOUNCING – new site to see our products and services! GO TO:  www.BCMSbasics.com to see our products and services, free downloads and affordable simple tools to support Crisis Management Teams, the basic builders of Business Continuity Management Systems and to purchase services for training and review. Questions?  Call Jan Decker 253.261.2704

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See the NEW Crisis Management Team SharePoint Decision/Action Tool

Crisis Management Consulting is announcing the NEW Crisis Management Team – SharePoint based – Decision/Action Tool.   Perfect for any type of Crisis Management Team – corporate, department, IT System, Small Biz, Med Biz, any type of team.   This compact and straightforward tool serves as a guide, a scribe, a dashboard, an archive, a […]

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Virtual Crisis Management – Real Time Action

The best way to manage a crisis is to understand it and get ahead of it.  It is like taking over the steering, setting the course, and getting the sailboat to go where you want to it go – and anticipating trouble with high erratic wind and sudden high waves and then piloting right through […]

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Reputation Risk Management

This is the thing that CEO’s, shareholders, and entrepreneurs worry about – someone out there in the cyberspace – getting their kicks writing bad stuff about you personally, your business and/or your products.  I have had several business owners contact me regarding potentially bad or slanted news stories, google based ratings and/or just someone trying […]

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ISO 22301 is NOT for the Faint Hearted

It takes courage, optimism, vision, willingness to receive feedback, resolve to address problems, time to formulate wise and influential communication, and hard work to design, implement and manage a Business Continuity Management System in conformance with ISO 22301.  Here are the “Ya Have To”s for the BC Manager who wants to get in line and […]

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The Best BIA and Objectives Form I have Ever Seen

In my last ISO 22301 Lead Implementer Course that I taught (for ContinuityLink, www.continuitylink.com ), hosted by Jerry Koenig of Seattle City Light, Jerry shared his “FORM” – the one he uses to conduct the basic Business Impact Analysis – with the class.  I was very impressed with the entire form – it’s organization, logic, […]

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SOBS – Save or Be Sorry

The very first computer training class I took was for my little Macintosh  – using the BRAND NEW little discs and a wonderful program entitled SUPERPAINT.  I created so many fabulous products – like Christmas Cards, brochures, logos and such.  The very first day the instructor shouted out:  “ SOBS – Save or Be Sorry!”.    […]

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