Leading crisis management expert Laurence Barton has spent more than two decades consulting with top companies on how to anticipate and respond to workplace threats and tragedies.
In Crisis Leadership Now he offers concrete solutions for managing disruptive events-from industrial accidents and acts of violence to embezzlement, product recalls, and terrorism. Barton takes you through his journey of advising senior executives on crisis events and examines:
- The characteristics that define a true crisis.
- Proven strategies to help you understand and respond to early warning signals.
- Ways to mitigate threatening situations.
- How to effectively communicate your decisions in a timely manner to employees, shareholders, customers, and other constituencies.