Bridging the Gap Episode 2: Stolen Radiation Sources
SummitET Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) discuss the emerging threat of stolen radiation sources.
Bridging the Gap Episode 1: Bioterrorism and Ricin
SummitET Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) discuss the possible implications of a ricin bomb as a Weapon of Mass Destruction (WMD).
What Your Radiological Communications May Be Missing
When communicating effects of a radiological incident, it’s important to have this one thing to effectively communicate to the public.
Build Organizational Resiliency Within Strategic Communications
The APSTER Process is a SummitET proprietary process for building organizational resiliency and preparedness within strategic communications.
Integrating Preparatory Consequence Management and Law Enforcement Operations During “Left of Boom” Terrorist Threats
A new planning approach enabling all levels of government to integrate their operations to maximize their ability to stop the terrorist.
Nuclear Power Plants are going Virtual for Communications Trainings and Exercises
Nuclear power plants and Offsite Response Organizations virtual strategic communication to meet training and exercise requirements.
Quick Thoughts on Messaging and Communicating for Health Physicists
Original Post HPS News Steve Sugarman*, MS, CHP, SummitET Vice President and Corporate Health Physicist, SummitET.com Acknowledgements: Mark Basnight, SummitET Vice President of Communications and Marketing; Holly Hardin, SummitET Strategic Communications Program...
Benefits of Enhanced Crisis Communication Skills
Enhanced crisis communication skills help organizations meet the growing demands for information related to an emergency event. Learn all the benefits.
What is the Virtual Joint Information System (JIS) / Joint Information Center (JIC)
What is the virtual joint information system (JIS) and Join information Center (JIC) and the benefits of communicating digitally?
Seven Benefits of Native Social Media Drills and Exercises
We have identified seven benefits of using native social media accounts to conduct crisis communications drills and exercises.
Combating Cyber Threats in Telework Environments
With many industries quickly shifting to telework, cyber-threat actors are taking advantage of new vulnerabilities to cyber systems. Learn to reduce these threats.
Communication Complexities: Real Talk
We are living in unprecedented times and facing new challenges requiring different approaches and well-practiced communication skill sets. This blog addresses how to approach individual and organizational communication strength training.
Preparedness is Not an Accident®
Identifying what to prepare your business for can be a challenge. Find out where to start.
Our Global Situation – How Business Can Prepare Going Forward
Six-steps to help address the challenges you will likely face as a business owner and leader in the new normal.
Flattening the Social Media Monitoring Curve
Consider these 7 steps in monitoring social media in order to decipher your information requirements and facilitate the decision-making process.
Maintaining Trust and Preparing for Change During a Crisis
Open, accurate, and consistent communication is one of the most important parts of an effective crisis response. Learn to facilitate trusting relationships with stakeholders.
Hospital Preparedness; The Four S’s of Surge Capacity
Surge capacity is unique for each hospital. However, it does not mean the larger hospital has an infinite surge capacity. Learn the 4 S’s of surge capacity.
Communication Through Message Mapping
Messages play an important role in determining the success of communication efforts before, during, and after a crisis. Learn to message map to communicate the major issues facing your organizations during a crisis.
In a Crisis? Got a Plan?
Planning for the inevitable, a crisis or emergency, is a practice every organization should employ. Planning, strategizing, training, and exercising are essential functions for any organization to successfully weather a crisis or emergency.
What the Fusion of Social Science and Strategic Communications means for Private Industry
Providing practitioners with scientifically-proven methodologies and strategies to enhance internal and external communications.
Self-Preservation for the Communication Professional – Insight from the Frontlines
Communication professionals are working around the clock to gather, verify, and distribute critical information to their internal and external stakeholders. Learn how to recognize the signs of psychological fatigue and reduce stress.
Identifying and Addressing Misinformation and Combating Disinformation on Social Media: The Viral Spread of Coronavirus
How to identify and address the spread of COVID misinformation on social media.
Communicating Technical Information to a Non-technical Audience
Here are some thoughts for those tasked with communicating technical information to a non-technical audience.
Natural Disasters Take a Toll on the US Economy: and it’s Only Getting Worse
Looking at the global picture of natural disasters and what businesses can do to prepare.
Preparedness is not an accident®.
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