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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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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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The 5 Most Common Excuses of Small Business Owners – Why they don’t have a Crisis Plan

The only sure-fire way to be ready for whatever is going to happen to us is to be prepared.   For most of us, the first time we go through a surprise and threatening situation is not our best try at it. It is because we are not prepared.    As a professional in this […]

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Good Example of a Best Practice in Crisis Communications for a Tragic Incident

You just never know when a crisis is going to happen.   Your organization can be enjoying its good operations for its business and activities and suddenly, what starts out good can have a sad turn.   Such was the case for the Texas Rangers on July 7, 2011 at a home game lightly attended […]

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The Profile of a Crisis Management Leader – A BALANCE of Plans, Processes, and Posture

Emergency Managers love to quote Snoopy who said, "Five minutes before the party is not the time to learn to dance.”   They, of course, are referring to the Crisis Manager or Leader – who should be well prepared for the leadership moment as well as the sustained management of continued response, containment, control, and […]

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Rapid Strategic Leadership Training

Rapid Strategic Leadership  Rapid Real Time; without delay, fast acting  Strategic Advancing toward a goal or objective; decision alignment toward the end goal  Leadership Directing and influencing an agenda; Power oriented role or position  When I work with an executive management team to develop skills, confidence and posturing in crisis management, we always start with […]

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