SBA Participating Event
Sep 03
NOTE: This event has expired.

Disaster Preparedness: Crisis Communication for Any Organization


September 3, 2014 | 1:00 pm CDT - 1:30 pm CDT

This is an online event

Agility Recovery

This is a free event.

You can get help with your own business preparedness planning through a series of free webinars in September hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration and Agility Recovery. The September series is presented in collaboration with FEMA’s Ready Campaign as part of National Preparedness Month. The SBA wants to help business owners take charge of the well-being of their own companies, the safety of their employees, and the sustenance of their local economies by being prepared to rebound quickly from any kind of disaster. The half-hour webinars will be presented at 2 p.m., Eastern time, each Wednesday in September. Visit to register for any or all of the webinars listed below: September 3: Crisis Communications for Any Organization Learn best practices for developing an emergency communication strategy. September 10: How to Plan for a Power Interruption…and Recover Fast Tips on how to make your company resilient and better prepared to mitigate losses during power outages. September 17: The Top 5 Steps for Preparedness This Year The top five ways to prepare for disaster-related business interruptions will be discussed. September 24: If You Do Nothing Else This Year Simple, low-cost tips on building a solid business continuity plan. SBA has partnered with Agility Recovery to offer business continuity strategies through their “PrepareMyBusiness” website. Visit to check out the archived webinars and for more disaster preparedness tools.