Crisis management

crisis managercrisiscrisis management-firmcivil crisis managementcrisis executivecrisis planningcrisis prevention and recoverymanaging crises
Crisis management is the process by which an organization deals with a disruptive and unexpected event that threatens to harm the organization or its stakeholders.wikipedia
216 Related Articles

Peter Power (crisis management specialist)

Peter Power
Crisis management is occasionally referred to as incident management, although several industry specialists such as Peter Power argue that the term "crisis management" is more accurate.
Peter Power is a British crisis management specialist and has advised many organisations in his area of speciality.

Public relations

PRpublic relationpublic affairs
It is considered to be the most important process in public relations.
Common responsibilities include designing communications campaigns, writing news releases and other content for news, working with the press, arranging interviews for company spokespeople, writing speeches for company leaders, acting as an organisation's spokesperson, preparing clients for press conferences, media interviews and speeches, writing website and social media content, managing company reputation (crisis management), managing internal communications, and marketing activities like brand awareness and event management Success in the field of public relations requires a deep understanding of the interests and concerns of each of the company's many stakeholders.

Crisis plan

crisis cards
Crisis-management teams can rehearse a crisis plan by developing a simulated scenario to use as a drill.
A crisis plan is the physical manifestation of crisis management with respect to the creation of a real document – digital or otherwise – outlining a personal or organizational reaction to crisis.

Crisis communication

crisis communicationscrisis-communication
There must be open and consistent communication throughout the hierarchy to contribute to a successful crisis-communication process.
Crisis management has been defined as "a set of factors designed to combat crises and to lessen the actual damages inflicted."

Business continuity planning

business continuityresiliencebusiness continuity management
The related terms emergency management and business continuity management focus respectively on the prompt but short lived "first aid" type of response (e.g. putting the fire out) and the longer-term recovery and restoration phases (e.g. moving operations to another site).

Crisis

crisespolitical crisispersonal crises
For information about crises in the field of study in international relations, see crisis management and international crisis.

Management

managerBusiness Managementmanagers
It is a discipline within the broader context of management consisting of skills and techniques required to identify, assess, understand, and cope with a serious situation, especially from the moment it first occurs to the point that recovery procedures start.

Incident management

incident responseincidentincident investigation model
Crisis management is occasionally referred to as incident management, although several industry specialists such as Peter Power argue that the term "crisis management" is more accurate.

Trial and error

trial-and-errorgenerate and test trial and error principle
Trial and error is an accepted discipline, as the first line of defense might not work.

Emergency management

disaster reliefdisaster managementemergency preparedness
The related terms emergency management and business continuity management focus respectively on the prompt but short lived "first aid" type of response (e.g. putting the fire out) and the longer-term recovery and restoration phases (e.g. moving operations to another site).

Earthquake

earthquakesseismic activityseismic
Natural disaster related crises, typically natural disasters, are such environmental phenomena as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes and hurricanes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, storms, and droughts that threaten life, property, and the environment itself.

Volcano

volcanicvolcanoesvolcanic igneous activity
Natural disaster related crises, typically natural disasters, are such environmental phenomena as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes and hurricanes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, storms, and droughts that threaten life, property, and the environment itself.

Tornado

tornadoestornadicwedge tornado
Natural disaster related crises, typically natural disasters, are such environmental phenomena as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes and hurricanes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, storms, and droughts that threaten life, property, and the environment itself.

Tropical cyclone

hurricanetropical stormhurricanes
Natural disaster related crises, typically natural disasters, are such environmental phenomena as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes and hurricanes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, storms, and droughts that threaten life, property, and the environment itself.

Flood

floodingfloodsflood control
Natural disaster related crises, typically natural disasters, are such environmental phenomena as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes and hurricanes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, storms, and droughts that threaten life, property, and the environment itself.

Landslide

landslideslandslipdebris avalanche
Natural disaster related crises, typically natural disasters, are such environmental phenomena as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes and hurricanes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, storms, and droughts that threaten life, property, and the environment itself.

Tsunami

tsunamistidal waveseaquake
Natural disaster related crises, typically natural disasters, are such environmental phenomena as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes and hurricanes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, storms, and droughts that threaten life, property, and the environment itself. : Example: 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake (Tsunami)

Drought

droughtsdrought reliefdry
Natural disaster related crises, typically natural disasters, are such environmental phenomena as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes and hurricanes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, storms, and droughts that threaten life, property, and the environment itself.

2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami

2004 Indian Ocean earthquake2004 Indian Ocean tsunami2004 tsunami
: Example: 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake (Tsunami)

Cybercrime

computer crimecyber crimeInternet crime
Sample crisis include product tampering, kidnapping, malicious rumors, terrorism, cybercrime and espionage.

International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement

Red CrossRed CrescentICRM
Organizations such as the Red Cross's primary mission is to prepare for and prevent the escalation of crisis events.

Gulf Coast of the United States

Gulf CoastUnited States Gulf CoastU.S. Gulf Coast
Walmart has been described as an emergency-relief standard bearer after having witnessed the incredibly speedy and well-coordinated effort to get supplies to the Gulf Coast of the United States in anticipation of Hurricane Katrina.

Hurricane Katrina

KatrinaHurricanes Katrina2005 Hurricane Katrina
Walmart has been described as an emergency-relief standard bearer after having witnessed the incredibly speedy and well-coordinated effort to get supplies to the Gulf Coast of the United States in anticipation of Hurricane Katrina.

Everett Rogers

Rogers, EverettRogers
Developed by Everett Rogers, the theory describes how innovation is disseminated and communicated through certain channels over a period of time.