On February 15, 2013, Ravens running back Ray Rice was arrested after a domestic dispute. The effect it has on his public image will depend on if and how Rice takes responsibility for his actions.
Is social media the new norm for crisis management? Take a look at these 11 tips for utilizing social media during critical times.
Businesses tend to forget that failure to create a plan for each potential situation can leave them liability and put them at risk if disaster strikes. Protecting your employees and ultimately your brand should be the number one priority for business owners, but it often gets put on the back burner, leaving them vulnerable for crisis.
Bullies create uncomfortable, and sometimes harmful environments for its victims, even in the workplace. Here are five steps your business can follow to be rid of vicious and harmful acts of bullying.
LAX was targeted in a mass shooting last Friday morning. Public outlets, businesses and organizations, both small and large, must be aware and stay aware in case tragedy strikes.
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. All businesses are at risk of cyber attacks on a daily basis. Read more about what security measures can be taken to assist in preventing the reality of these threats.
It’s up to company leaders to prepare employees and infrastructure for any and every kind of disaster or emergency situation, from natural disasters such as flooding or tornadoes to man-made situations like security threats. Once the safety of your employees is ensured, the next step is to determine how to keep your business afloat.
The devastating attacks of 9/11 are a moment in time that every American will always remember. The Fallston Group joins America in remembering and honoring the innocent lives taken from us that day, the brave souls of rescuers and responders, and the courageous men and women who continue to protect our nation from outside threat. Although we can only plan for so much, it is important that business owners recognize the possibility of crisis at any moment. The Fallston Group offers the following steps in building and implementing your workplace violence policies.
Crisis is an inevitable part of business. However, it’s how your company handles an issue that is the most telling. Social media can ultimately be the deal breaker when it comes to your organization’s ability to effectively communicate to your stakeholders during a time of adversity. Keeping an open, honest line of communication is critical whether you are keeping your stakeholders safe, informing them of an incident, or apologizing for a mistake.
September marks National Preparedness Month. With hurricane season halfway through and winter just around the corner, there is no better time to prepare yourself, family and workplace for emergencies and disasters. Emergencies and disasters can be unexpected and devastating. That is why preparation is imperative. At the Fallston Group, we believe the more prepared you are, the better you respond and quicker you recover from such situations.