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The Europeans Have It: More Power and Better Data Wins in Weather Forecasting

by Business Continuity  |  February 8, 2013

Not many of us paid a lot of attention to the weather forecasting systems that the meteorologists use. When we did in the U.S., we were very cynical because the...

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Supplier Availability Management: Organized Labor - a Critical Workforce Supplier

by Business Continuity  |  January 15, 2013

For the first time in more than three decades, NYC is gearing up for a strike on Wednesday January 16, 2013 by the city's largest school bus driver union: Local 1181...

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A Post from My Colleague Andrew Walls: The New Normal: Social Media for Corporate Communications

by Business Continuity  |  November 16, 2012

Over the last five years considerable attention has been paid to the rise of public social media as the dominant tool for communications during large scale disasters. In major crises such as...

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Location Intelligence: Keeping Track of Covered Assets for Property Insurance Purposes #Sandy #HurricaneSandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 2, 2012

I was wondering how insurance companies keep track of all their covered assets and then assess the damage due to catastrophic events such as Superstorm Sandy. Clearly such storms generate...

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Superstorm Sandy: November 1, 2012 Gartner Blog Post Summary #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 1, 2012

One of the things I take seriously as a part of my job is making it easy for Gartner clients to get access to our research in a timely manner....

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Superstorm Sandy: October 31, 2012 Gartner Blog Post Summary #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  October 31, 2012

One of the things I take seriously as a part of my job is making it easy for Gartner clients to get access to our research in a timely manner....

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A Post from My Colleague Allen Weiner: Lack of Social Media May Foil Free Taco Marketing Plan (this is about Hurricane Sandy) #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  October 31, 2012

Lack of Social Media May Foil Free Taco Marketing Plan by Allen Weiner  |  October 29, 2012  |  Submit a Comment Smart digital marketers take into account many contingencies, and often even plan for the...

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A Post from My Colleague Andrea DiMaio: Hurricane Sandy Confirms the Tactical Nature of Social Media #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  October 31, 2012

Hurricane Sandy Confirms the Tactical Nature of Social Media by Andrea Di Maio  |  October 31, 2012  |  2 Comments Like many natural and man-made disasters before it, Hurricane Sandy has shown once again thepower...

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A Post from My Soon-to-Be Gartner Consultant Colleague Belinda Wilson: Thoughts On Crisis Declaration and Interdependencies #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  October 31, 2012

I had some thoughts regarding Hurricane Sandy that I picked up from a few CEOs of major organizations that I think are very interesting – especially since they are recurring...

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Expect to Hear About How Social Tech Enabled Self Relief in Sandy

by French Caldwell  |  October 31, 2012

I expect to hear a lot of stories about social technology keeping people connected in the aftermath of Sandy -- just as after Katrina.  However, I am also expecting these...

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