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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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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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Learning the Same Lessons Again from Haiti

by French Caldwell  |  January 20, 2010

Having grown up in hurricane country, I have a pretty good idea as to the barriers to disaster relief.  My hometown of Pascagoula has seen two "storms of a lifetime"...

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