Disaster Planning

News and Articles About Disaster Planning

The 4 Basics for Preventing Tech Calamities No Business Can Afford
Leadership

The 4 Basics for Preventing Tech Calamities No Business Can Afford

"Unplanned downtime'' is so costly and common, there is no excuse for not having a plan to quickly be back in business.
Edward Sharp
15 Tips to Prepare for Security Threats Big and Small
Leadership

15 Tips to Prepare for Security Threats Big and Small

Remember the meteor that broke every window in that Siberian city? Nobody can predict everything that might go wrong but some commonsense preparations are a good idea no matter what does.
Robert Siciliano
Don't Let Disaster Devastate You. Take These 3 Steps Now.
Disaster Planning

Don't Let Disaster Devastate You. Take These 3 Steps Now.

Plan ahead and hopefully you'll never have to put your plan into action. But if you ever need it, you'll be glad you have it.
Matthew Toren
Natural Disasters Are Unavoidable. Is Your Business Ready? (Infographic)
Disaster Planning

Natural Disasters Are Unavoidable. Is Your Business Ready? (Infographic)

One in four organizations slammed by a natural disaster is unable to reopen its doors. Here's a look at how business owners can prepare and minimize potential losses.
Catherine Clifford
Hurricane Sandy, One Year Later (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

Hurricane Sandy, One Year Later (Infographic)

Here's a visual look at Hurricane Sandy's devastation and what's happened since.
Entrepreneur Staff
What Businesses Need to Know About Preparing, Coping and Recovering From Natural Disasters
Growth Strategies

What Businesses Need to Know About Preparing, Coping and Recovering From Natural Disasters

With the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, we've got the ultimate guide to help business owners like you prepare and navigate through future disasters, natural or not.
Entrepreneur Staff
Will Businesses Be Protected If Superstorms Like Sandy Strike Again?
Technology

Will Businesses Be Protected If Superstorms Like Sandy Strike Again?

Hard-hit cities have rolled out all sorts of business-recovery programs. We spoke with some of their mayors and small-business officials to get a peek at the details.
Neil Parmar
A Year After Sandy, Business Owners Living a New Normal
Entrepreneurs

A Year After Sandy, Business Owners Living a New Normal

Hurricane Sandy brought devastation to businesses in New York and New Jersey, in the process teaching business owners some valuable lessons. It even sparked a new startup.
Brian Patrick Eha
3 Apps to Prepare Your Startup for Severe Weather
Technology

3 Apps to Prepare Your Startup for Severe Weather

Use these helpful tools to track extreme conditions locally and afar.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Steps to Creating a Technology Plan
Technology

3 Steps to Creating a Technology Plan

Nelly Yusupova of TechSpeak for Entrepreneurs has this advice for creating and storing a document that outlines how each piece of technology works in your business.
Why Every Business Needs a Technology Plan
Technology

Why Every Business Needs a Technology Plan

Your company should document the technology it uses so that the information is available at critical times.
Growth Strategies

Hurricane Season Is Upon Us: How to Get Your Business Ready

June 1 is the beginning of the 2013 hurricane season. Here are eight steps to get your business and employees prepared.
Catherine Clifford
How to Handle Cash Flow When Disaster Strikes
Finance

How to Handle Cash Flow When Disaster Strikes

What you need to consider to keep your business up and running when forces beyond your control cause you to temporarily shut down your business.
Six Tips to Keep Your Business Going After Losing Your Partner
Leadership

Six Tips to Keep Your Business Going After Losing Your Partner

How to survive and rebuild while dealing with grief and loss.
Gwen Moran