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Surviving a Corporate Crisis

100 Things You Need to Know

Spiral bound
April 2003
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  • Published
    1st April 2003
  • ISBN 9781854182081
  • Language English
  • Pages 114 pp.
  • Size 8.25" x 11.75"

This timely report covers remedial action after the event but it also offers expert advice on preparation and planning so that, should a crisis occur, damage of every kind is limited as far as possible. It guides you through the various stages of setting up a viable crisis response capability and provides answers to key questions that every CEO should want to ask--and that every Corporate Crisis Manager should be able to answer.

Introduction; Starting at the beginning--crisis avoidance; Defining crisis management strategy; Command and control; Communications; Organising the media interface; Action teams/plans; Maintaining the crisis management infrastructure; testing the state of readiness.

Paul Batchelor

Paul Batchelor is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Currently a Director of Professional Interim Management Services Limited, he has almost 20 years experience in senior roles in the UK retail financial services sector, recently specializing in internal audit, compliance, special investigations and risk management. Over a five-year period, he was responsible for creating, maintaining and testing the business resumption planning capabilities of a leading UK financial services group.