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The Advancement of Social Media

By THOMAS MAGEE

"Obscurity of the situation is the rule. Seldom will one have exact information of the enemy... However to wait in tense situations for information is seldom a token of strong leadership. "

-- Generals Warner von Fritsch and Ludwig Beck, Troop Leadership 1933

That quote captures what is the million dollar challenge for managers, continuity personnel, and emergency response authorities. How do you collect critical information in emergency situations? You know something has happened but not sure what. The phone is ringing off the hook. The news stories are buzzing a million words a minute. You know you can't wait for the dust to settle but you aren't sure where to go. You have to get that information on events yesterday. Your boss is pressuring you to have the answers. Millions in dollars and maybe lives are on the table depending on what happens. What's a person to do? How can you find that magic answer that is going to save the day?

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Defining Recovery Requirements

Posted by: Joe Flach in DRJ Blogs

Remember the movie, "The Jerk", with Steve Martin? Great movie. Anyway, there is a scene in this movie where Navin Johnson (Steve Martin's character) loses all his money and walks out of the house saying something like, "I don't need anything. I need this ashtray. But, that's all I need. I don't need anything but this ashtray...oh, and this lamp. Just this ashtray and this lamp. I need this. ...". You get the picture, right?


SUMMER JOURNAL

Volume 25, Issue 3 Now Available at DRJ.com


Virtual Tradeshow

DRJ's Virtual World '12 features a highly interactive format!

Disaster Recovery Journal has an exciting FREE educational opportunity for you! DRJ's Virtual World '12, is a virtual tradeshow that will highlight product and educational offerings from Disaster Recovery Journal's Spring World 2012 and Fall World 2012 show.


BC TRAINING

New BCI Licensed Level 1 Course

The BCI Level 1 Course is a foundation course based on the Business Continuity Institute's "Good Practice Guidelines". It covers the full business continuity lifecycle and helps prepare students to pass the Business Continuity Institutes Certificate in Business Continuity.


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Discover the Difference at Fall World 2012

There's a reason DRJ's conferences are the world's largest dedicated to business continuity! We have hosted 46 conferences and are constantly improving with each conference. Our attendees return year after year to discover that each show has more information, more education and a stronger agenda than any other.

We carefully select our speakers, choosing only those who can bring reliable, unbiased, necessary information to our attendees. The topics are fresh and tackle today's toughest issues. Our conference management has been in place for decades, bringing you the most experienced team in the industry. We listen to our attendees' praise and their criticisms, and make sure those things are made even better for the next show.

Discover why we are the world's #1 conference dedicated to business continuity. Register now to get an early bird registration discount!

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Fall World 2012
Monday Evening Hospitality

Monday Evening Hospitality

You won't want to miss the Monday Evening Hospitality hosted by conference Gold Sponsor SendWordNow. It is a fun-filled event for attendees, vendors and speakers. Food, drinks and networking are offered in a relaxing environment.

Enjoy the Amenities at Sheraton San Diego Hotel

Fall World 2012 will be held at the luxurious Sheraton San Diego Hotel. This bayside location is the perfect spot for attendees to unwind after conference hours. Restaurants are onsite and nearby, offering a variety of places to explore. The hotel also features a fitness center, two pools, spa and a beautiful bay and marina views. Meeting space is updated and ample size to host the largest gathering of business continuity planners from around the globe. Make your hotel reservations early, as a block of rooms with the special conference rate will only be held for a limited time. The hotel provides free shuttle service to and from the airport from 5:30 a.m. to midnight. Shuttles run approximately every 15 minutes.

Sheraton San Diego Hotel
Discounts

Travel Discounts Available

American Airlines is DRJ's official airlines for Fall World 2012. For reservations, call 800-433-1790 or visit www.aa.com. Use file #8392AZ for the discounted rate. Avis is DRJ's official rental car service. Call 800-331-1600 or visit www.avis.com. Use file #D005078 for the discounted rate.