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Why It Pays To Educate Employees On Crisis Management

Bernstein Crisis Management

Why It Pays To Educate Employees On Crisis Management. So I’m going to explain why it pays to have every employee receive some level of crisis management education. Educating your team members on how valuable this info is, and how helpful it is for them to share it with you when detected, can help you stop issues from becoming full-blown crises. Advance education and practice are key. Take the time to educate your own employees and watch it pay off.

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Post Covid -19 Educational Concerns

Recovery Diva

From the GAO: The Three Rs of Pandemic Learning: Roadblocks, Resilience, and Resource s

FEMA’s Higher Education Symposium

Recovery Diva

The Diva just returned from FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute in Emmitsburg, MD, for the 24th annual symposium. This is the first one to be live in 3 years. It was nice to see old friends and familiar faces, and I met lots of newcomers to the field. I welcome comments from readers who were there. Of special interest to me is the availability and knowledge of potential users of new text books, since I am the editor of some in recent years.

Public Education in Multiple Languages

Disaster Zone

It is not good enough just to add Spanish

Empowerment Through Education to Create a Better World

Norita Omar

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. By educating myself with the knowledge needed, it helps me to understand and manage my conditions better so I can move forward positively. I call that the ‘spoon-feed’ education system.

Merging technology with education to deliver the future of sustainability

Citrix

The past couple of years have proven the perfect test bed for hybrid education, demonstrating that learning split between campus and the home can work, and also creating the opportunity to reap huge sustainability benefits. Higher Education Higher Education IT Hybrid Work Sustainability

Futures Thinking for Medical Education Transformation

Engaged Foresight

How might we study and use the future as an asset, resource, and tool to transform medical education? How might we employ and embed futures in medical education? What is Futures thinking, Futures studies, and professional foresight practice?

Ransom Threats and Higher Education

everbridge

Higher education is a hot spot for physical and digital threats. However, digital threats have pushed the world of higher education to a breaking point, with ransomware becoming one of the most devastating threats to higher education in recent years.??.

Educational technologies pros and cons, Part 1

Online Computers

New technologies have always played a role in the development and implementation of various educational strategies throughout history; recent developments in response to the challenges of the pandemic have taken this up a notch. What is educational technology?

The importance of technology in education

Online Computers

So it comes as no surprise that technology has also become a big part of New Jersey’s education sector, with current technologies providing ways to make teaching and learning easier and more effective than ever. Related article: Educational technologies pros and cons, Part 1.

Digital Poverty in Education: How IT leaders are striving for equality for all

Citrix

The issue of digital inequality within higher education was brought into sharp focus by the pandemic. Higher Education Higher Education IT

Educational technologies pros and cons, Part 2

Online Computers

As discussed in “Educational technologies pros and cons, Part 1,” educational technologies (EdTech) are empowering schools to maximize their capability to offer blended or hybrid learning arrangements. Managed IT Services classroom technology edtech educational technology

Educational technologies pros and cons, Part 2

Online Computers

As discussed in “Educational technologies pros and cons, Part 1,” educational technologies (EdTech) are empowering schools to maximize their capability to offer blended or hybrid learning arrangements. Managed IT Services classroom technology edtech educational technology

Educators' Poor Morale Matters, Even If They Don't Quit. Here's Why

The Rand Blog

State and district education leaders can take steps now to reduce teacher principal stress this fall in two ways: Recognize that job-related stress is systemic and that educators closer to the classroom may experience more of it, and talk with teachers and principals about the sources of stress in their job, and what could alleviate them.

Civic Education, Twitter's Bot Problem, Police Reform: RAND Weekly Recap

The Rand Blog

This weekly recap focuses civic and citizenship education in America, addressing Twitter’s bot problem, why community engagement is key to police reform, and more

Digital Poverty in Education: How IT leaders are striving for equality for all

Citrix

The issue of digital inequality within higher education was brought into sharp focus by the pandemic. Higher Education Higher Education IT

How Educators Are Faring in the COVID Era

The Rand Blog

Teachers and principals are twice as likely as other workers to experience frequent job-related stress. They report higher rates of depression and burnout, and much lower rates of resilience. What can school districts do to better support them

Why Educational Institutions Should Give Cybersecurity Top Priority

Unitrends

The post Why Educational Institutions Should Give Cybersecurity Top Priority appeared first on Unitrends. 2021 was a year of headline-grabbing cyberattacks. SolarWinds, Microsoft, Colonial Pipeline and Log4j were name-dropped by almost every major journal.

The Value of Institutional Capacity Building Through Professional Military Education

The Rand Blog

Security cooperation rarely makes headlines. But it enhances the security of the United States and its allies and partners in an effective and cost-effective way, and may deserve more attention and support

Please Join Us for the 2022 C&E Women in STEM Education Session & Luncheon!

National Fire Protection Association

Please join us for the Women in STEM education session on Wednesday, June 8 from 10:30 a.m.-12 From victims of factory fires to leaders in the fire and life safety world, women have been and continue to be major drivers of change within the fire protection and life safety community.

SUPERSIZE Your Disaster Recovery for State Local Government/Education (SLED)

ChannelBloom

SUPERSIZE Your Unitrends. Recovery Series Appliance. Unitrends offers comprehensive protection and true recovery assurance.

Responding to Russia, Sex Trafficking, Anti-Bias Education: RAND Weekly Recap

The Rand Blog

This weekly recap focuses on the false choice between responding to Russia or deterring China, how substance use and sex trafficking are connected, providing anti-bias education in U.S.

Free international training and education to develop your careers 

Crisis Response Journal

Rob Fagan, our newest blogger, will be promoting free training and education in our chosen fields for everyone, regardless of nationality or location. In the vast majority of cases access to the various resources and courses does assume access to the Inte By Robert Fagan

Five reasons why high-stakes education has a role in safety

National Fire Protection Association

High-stakes education refers to learning and development that results in attaining a credential. This credential may come in many forms, including: Traditional degrees and certificates from a higher education or professional institute (i.e.,

Shermon Cruz speak futures at Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Executive Education

Engaged Foresight

Center for Engaged Foresight Director and Chief Futurist was one the panelists of the recent Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Executive Education Futures Forward Webinar “Developing Futures Capabilities in Public Service.

Huge Images, Fast Access for Education and Research

Pure Storage

About Customer: The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) is a nonprofit organization that promotes excellent patient care and healthcare delivery through education, research, and innovative technology. Our Case of the Day program illustrates how Pure supports our educational mission.

IntelligentSIA: New Cybersecurity Resources, Can’t-Miss Events and Education Offerings, Networking Opportunities and More

Security Industry Association

The post IntelligentSIA: New Cybersecurity Resources, Can’t-Miss Events and Education Offerings, Networking Opportunities and More appeared first on Security Industry Association. Hey SIA members!

Homelessness in L.A., Russia's Military Woes, Educator Morale: RAND Weekly Recap

The Rand Blog

This weekly recap focuses on breaking the cycle of incarceration and homelessness, Russia’s ongoing military struggles, NATO expansion, and more

USFA Helps Educate the Public about the Importance of Home Fire Sprinklers

National Fire Protection Association

Home fire sprinklers are crucial in fire prevention. They help slow or even stop a fire before firefighters arrive at the scene. In most cases, this reduces a significant amount of property damage and saves lives.

Transitioning to Tech: Making the Leap from the Education World to a Career in Software

LogisManager

Transitioning to Tech: Making the Leap from the Education World to a Career in Software. Prior to joining LogicManager, I worked in International Education for almost 15 years. Folks in education might tell you that people don’t move around much in that industry.

Ultimate BC/DR Educational Event Is Only Two Weeks Away

Continuity Insights

This unparalleled networking and education event features six learning tracks and more than 55 sessions dealing with today’s most compelling resilience issues. REGISTER HERE The six educational tracks feature case studies (including. Continuity Insights has announced that there’s still time to register for the 2022 Continuity Insights Management Conference scheduled for April 25-27 in Louisville.

Recent ransomware attacks on education sector caution schools and universities to protect their data

OffsiteDataSync

In July, Check Point Research released a study that found there has been a 29% increase in ransomware attacks in the education/research sector compared to the first half of 2021.

Mitigating internal risk: Three steps to educate employees

Behavior Group

The post Mitigating internal risk: Three steps to educate employees appeared first on Behaviour Portugal.

Ultimate BC/DR Educational Event Less Than One Month Away

Continuity Insights

This unparalleled networking and education event represent your final opportunity to network, learn, and exchange ideas with subject matter experts and industry thought leaders during 2022. Continuity Insights has announced that there’s still plenty of time to register for the 2022 Continuity Insights Management Conference scheduled for April 25-27 in Louisville.

Industrial and chemical safety take center stage in FREE NFPA global educational conference that goes live on February 16

National Fire Protection Association

The FREE educational conference will be available on-demand for one year. Subject matter experts from around the globe will highlight industrial safety mishaps and best practices during four separate “Global Solutions for Global Challenges” sessions launching on Wednesday, February 16.

Transitioning to Tech: Making the Leap from the Education World to a Career in Software

LogisManager

With a degree in Psychology and Advertising and a successful track record in educational travel, changing to a career in tech might seem unlikely for Laura Caughey. Following graduation, Laura continued her path in the tourism industry through a sales role with EF Education First, an organization that endeavors to open the world through language, travel, cultural exchange, and academic programs. Transitioning to Tech: Selling More than Software.

Transitioning to Tech: Making the Leap from the Education World to a Career in Software

LogisManager

With a degree in Psychology and Advertising and a successful track record in educational travel, changing to a career in tech might seem unlikely for Laura Caughey. Following graduation, Laura continued her path in the tourism industry through a sales role with EF Education First, an organization that endeavors to open the world through language, travel, cultural exchange, and academic programs. Transitioning to Tech: Selling More than Software.

The Case for Continuing Education – 2022 Continuity Insights Management Conference

Continuity Insights

The pre- and post-conference sessions scheduled for the 2022 Continuity Insights Management Conference, April 25-27, in Louisville, KY, will give experienced business continuity professionals, as well those climbing the ranks, the necessary instruction and education to advance their career goals, gain valuable certification, and further secure the resiliency of their organizations.

Three Considerations for Electrical Professionals to Help Educate Consumers about Outdoor Decorative Holiday Lighting Safety

National Fire Protection Association

Normally, I would not be so excited to acknowledge the fact that the year is coming to a close. But this year is not a normal year. I think I speak for all of us when I say I am glad to be closing out all these months of craziness.