Can Grassroots Orgs Hamper Unified Efforts through SM?

  CNN is broadcasting from Ferguson, and so are the live-streaming citizens on scene. — Anne-MarieMcLaughlin (@EMgrB) August 20, 2014 I recently spoke at a two-day all-hazard crisis incident response seminar in Berkeley, Calif., titled, “Thriving in the First 96 Hours.” Among other activities, I took part in a leadership panel to field questions about […]

Instant Communications and the Crisis Messaging Model

  There has been a confirmed shooting at the Columbia mall. a PIO will be on scene shortly. No updates or new details yet. — Howard County Police (@HCPDNews) January 25, 2014 I recently spoke at a two-day all-hazard crisis incident response seminar in Berkeley, Calif., titled, “Thriving in the First 96 Hours.” Among other […]

Communications as Failure in Crisis Response

If there's bad news, get it out as quickly as possible. And quick turnarounds are easier with a plan. #crisiscomms http://t.co/7KKNIhjpKf — Irene Bakaric (@mediaprep) April 1, 2014 I recently spoke at a two-day all-hazard crisis incident response seminar in Berkeley, Calif., titled, “Thriving in the First 96 Hours.” Among other activities, I took part […]

How Crisis Communicators Can Leverage SM Info Flow

  Yours truly. RT @NYPDnews: Do you have a photo w/ a member of the NYPD? Tweet us & tag it #myNYPD. pic.twitter.com/olAxGgU4Hs — Justin Wedes (@justinwedes) April 22, 2014 I recently spoke at a two-day all-hazard crisis incident response seminar in Berkeley, Calif., titled, “Thriving in the First 96 Hours.” Among other activities, I […]