Disaster Recovery

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6 Earthquake Preparedness Tips for Business Owners
Leadership

6 Earthquake Preparedness Tips for Business Owners

Everything you need to know to protect yourself, your employees and your property in the event of an earthquake.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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
New SBA Chief Jumps Into the Red Zone, Taking On the Infamous Disaster Loan Program
National Small Business Week

New SBA Chief Jumps Into the Red Zone, Taking On the Infamous Disaster Loan Program

Maria Contreras-Sweet was sworn into office just over two months ago and her very first concern was tackling one of the Small Business Administration's major sore spots.
Catherine Clifford
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
Introducing Entrepreneur's Top New Franchises to Watch
New franchises

Introducing Entrepreneur's Top New Franchises to Watch

These 57 newbies all started franchising in the past five years.
Tracy Stapp Herold
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
Will Nasty Emailer Kelly Blazek Lose Her 'Communicator of the Year' Title?
PR

Will Nasty Emailer Kelly Blazek Lose Her 'Communicator of the Year' Title?

A business-communication industry group that named Blazek its Communicator of the Year in 2013 said an ethics committee is currently evaluating how to address her venomous leaked messages.
Geoff Weiss
10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week
Leadership

10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week

Startups help typhoon-ravaged Filipinos, meet a 23-year-old YouTube media mogul, the Apple of grocery stores sprouts in SF, Nest's Tony Fadell on his life's work, Dropbox does business, startup lessons from the NASCAR…This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs.
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
Hurricane Sandy and the Hard Lessons It Taught 3 Seafood Businesses
Growth Strategies

Hurricane Sandy and the Hard Lessons It Taught 3 Seafood Businesses

Locating a seafood restaurant by the water is a good idea, until a massive hurricane blows through. See how three hard-hit businesses are doing one year after the storm.
Cindy Augustine
Hurricane Sandy and Its Aftermath: By the Numbers
Growth Strategies

Hurricane Sandy and Its Aftermath: By the Numbers

See just how brutal last year's superstorm Sandy really was.
Diana Ransom
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