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Volume 30, Issue 3

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Informational Update For October 4, 2012

Free Webinar!

Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

If you’ve ever had to craft an important message when employees might be in danger and your company’s survival is at stake, you know how difficult it can be. Join this webinar series for insider tips on doing it right.

The series will reveal secrets like:

  • Four critical tips on choosing a notification tool

  • The one thing every emergency alert should include

  • Why notification is essential to business continuity planning

  • How to avoid four common alerting mistakes

  • How to communicate when rumors are flying

Discover how notification has evolved to become a powerful platform to help streamline business operations and enhance resiliency throughout organizations.

Find out how notification can work with existing IT systems to automatically alert the people who can fix problems, helping your team maintain schedules, reduce costs, increase efficiency and meet SLAs while providing full reporting and tracking accountability for every IT event.

Register for this free webinar




BCM World Conference and Exhibit

BCM World Conference and Exhibition 2012

Supported by a FREE Exhibition

  • Around 50 exhibitors under one roof

  • See the latest BCM products and services from leading suppliers around the globe

  • Talk directly to vendors and ask the questions that are important to you and your business

  • Be the first to witness some exciting product launches

  • Discover the latest business continuity tools that will make your life easier

  • Free Seminar Programme, including vendor showcasing and business continuity case studies

  • Uncover a wealth of valuable business continuity resources

So if you don’t have the budget to attend the Conference, at least make a point of attending the Exhibition!

REGISTER NOW AS A VISITOR




Spring World 2013 in Orlando!

Charting the Course To True Resiliency

There is no conference that offers as much for the low registration fee. Attendees are led by industry experts, gain one-on-one interaction with speakers, and make invaluable networking contacts. Return to your office with the equivalent of hundreds of hours of training and the knowledge to implement solutions!

Visit The Spring 2013 Site Today


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The purpose of this survey is to understand the role risk management and crisis communication play in business continuity and disaster recovery as well as how BC/DR professionals interact with these other functions in their organization.


WHITE PAPERS

Is Your Network Safe Behind Just A Firewall?

Malicious software or "malware" is the biggest network security threat facing organizations today. Cybercriminals target enterprises that hold a great deal of money or conduct a high volume of transactions on a daily basis.


Webinars

Inbound Notification: The Underutilized Emergency Notification Tool

October 10, 2012 2:00 PM

Join this web-based round table discussion and learn from three industry experts — as they discuss essential operational applications for inbound notification — and why it should be part of your crisis communications plan. Learn how to reduce strain on your administrators, better control the message, provide proactive communication to stakeholders, and enhance communications.


Industry Spotlight

Avalution Consulting

Avalution Consulting, 2012 BC/DR Company of the Year (award by the Business Continuity Institute North America), is a U.S. based firm that specializes in business continuity, continuity of operations planning (COOP) and IT disaster recovery consulting, outsourcing and software solutions.


Free Webinar Sponsored By erms!

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

Join this web-based round table discussion and learn from three industry experts — as they discuss essential operational applications for inbound notification — and why it should be part of your crisis communications plan.

Learn how to reduce strain on your administrators, better control the message, provide proactive communication to stakeholders, and enhance communications.

Speaker

Aaron Callaway

Aaron Callaway has over 15 years of consulting and information technology experience and is currently the Managing Director of Fairchild Consulting (Business Continuity consultants). Fairchild Consulting services clients nationally with their regional offices in Philadelphia, PA and Boston, MA. Aaron routinely speaks at the nation’s largest industry conferences.

www.fairchildconsult.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/aaron-callaway/6/1a0/a70
Twitter: @FCConsulting

Speaker

Dennis Hamilton
FBCI Hon

Dennis Hamilton has over 25 years industry experience. He is internationally recognized as a visionary and innovator in Crisis Management and Emergency Response Planning products and services, and has earned the reputation as one of North America’s foremost practitioners.  Today, Dennis is the President and CEO of Crisis Response Planning Corporation (CRPC), providing Crisis Management advisory services to major organizations throughout North America and Internationally.

www.crpccrisismanagement.com
LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/pub/dennis-hamilton-fbci-hon/1/615/346

Speaker

Tim Bonno
CBCP

Tim Bonno has enjoyed a 30+ year career and is currently employed as a business continuity professional in the insurance industry. Prior to his current position, Tim was a business continuity and emergency management consultant, specializing in the development and delivery of training and education. Tim has worked with many communities across the United States promoting Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT). He is also the
co-founder of MidAmerica Contingency Planning Forum (MCPF), serving currently as its President, and has recently been named to the Editorial Board of the Disaster Recovery Guide.

www.linkedin.com/in/timbonno
www.timbonno.wordpress.com
Twitter: @TimBonno

Register Today For This Free Webinar!




Spring World 2013 in Orlando!

Charting the Course To True Resiliency

There is no conference that offers as much for the low registration fee. Attendees are led by industry experts, gain one-on-one interaction with speakers, and make invaluable networking contacts. Return to your office with the equivalent of hundreds of hours of training and the knowledge to implement solutions!

Visit The Spring 2013 Site Today

Informational Update For September 27, 2012

Are You Ready?

Disasters Happen...Are You Ready? -- Download this Free DR eBook Today!

You can't afford to be caught off guard or without a plan when a man-made or natural disaster strikes. Take the next step to ensuring your systems and data are safe if an emergency hits when you least expect it. Download this short, easy-to-digest Disaster Recovery eBook today. You'll learn unique planning approaches to make your data center less vulnerable to natural and man-made disasters. A few minutes of your time today could make all the difference if a disaster strikes your Data Center.

Download This Free eBook Today!




Free Webinar Sponsored By erms!

Join us Wednesday, October 10, 2012 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

Everyone knows how important it is for organizations to have the ability to quickly send emergency notification to a few hundred (or to hundreds of thousands) of recipients. However, it's also important for organizations to allow those recipients to check for messages proactively.

Join this web-based round table discussion and learn from three industry experts as they discuss the many operational applications for inbound notification including how it:

  • Reduces strain on system administrators and agents

  • Saves money

  • Helps control the message

  • Is enhances crisis communication for corporations, organizations, governments, emergency personnel/first-responders, and more.

Register Today For This Free Webinar!




Spring World 2013 in Orlando!

Charting the Course To True Resiliency

There is no conference that offers as much for the low registration fee. Attendees are led by industry experts, gain one-on-one interaction with speakers, and make invaluable networking contacts. Return to your office with the equivalent of hundreds of hours of training and the knowledge to implement solutions!

Visit The Spring 2013 Site Today

Join DRJ in Orlando For Spring World 2013!

Tips for Attending Spring World 2013

Justification Kit - Download below! Spring World 2013 is the premier business continuity conference! If you would like to join us in Orlando, but are not sure how to gain funding, DRJ can help!

Our comprehensive Justification Kit contains everything you need to convince management to send you to Spring World 2013. Included in the kit are a return on investment letter and a customized letter to management.

It is important that you let management know the valuable education you will receive at Spring World 2013. Stress the classes, workshops and courses you will attend. Our agenda will be released soon, so you can target the sessions that will mean the most to you and your management team.

The Justification Kit also includes advice on creating a trip report, as well as helpful lists of benefits you will receive at Spring World 2013.

DRJ designs our conference to be the best educational investment – at the lowest industry fee. We build in numerous budget-saving features, including transportation from the airport, meals, an exhibition hall and admission to hospitalities and receptions.

Dowload your Justification Kit now and get started on the approval process. You will gain hundreds of hours of training for a very low fee! Register now while prices are at their lowest.

Social Media. In a Crisis - Can you Harness the Power?

A survey exploring social media and crisis planning was conducted with 251 members of the Public Relations Society of America. Nearly half of respondents (48%) said they have incorporated social media into their crisis plans. There is no doubt that social media has deeply affected the way that communication is conducted globally, professionally and individually.

Join crisis communications expert Dr. Robert Chandler, author of the book Emergency Notification, and Imad Mouline, Chief Strategy Officer, Everbridge to learn more about how social media is changing incident management and what that means for your crisis response plan.

Attend this webcast to learn about:

  1. The role that social media plays in comprehensive communication

  2. How social media is changing individual expectations around timeliness of critical information delivery

  3. Social media as a part of crisis communication planning

  4. Social media best practices in an emergency

Register Now!

Reserve your seat now!
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Title: How to Incorporate Social Media Into Your Alerting Plans
Date: Thurs., Oct. 4, 2012
11:30 AM (ET)/ 8:30 AM (PT) Speakers:
Dr. Robert Chandler, Director, Nicholson School of Communication, University of Central Florida
Imad Mouline, Chief Strategy Officer, Everbridge


This webinar is free, but
space is limited. Register today!




Free Webinar Sponsored By erms!

Join us Wednesday, October 10, 2012 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

Everyone knows how important it is for organizations to have the ability to quickly send emergency notification to a few hundred (or to hundreds of thousands) of recipients. However, it's also important for organizations to allow those recipients to check for messages proactively.

Join this web-based round table discussion and learn from three industry experts as they discuss the many operational applications for inbound notification including how it:

  • Reduces strain on system administrators and agents

  • Saves money

  • Helps control the message

  • Is enhances crisis communication for corporations, organizations, governments, emergency personnel/first-responders, and more.

Register Today For This Free Webinar!




Spring World 2013 in Orlando!

Charting the Course To True Resiliency

There is no conference that offers as much for the low registration fee. Attendees are led by industry experts, gain one-on-one interaction with speakers, and make invaluable networking contacts. Return to your office with the equivalent of hundreds of hours of training and the knowledge to implement solutions!

Visit The Spring 2013 Site Today