Emergency Plans

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Tech Startups Are Prodding the Dinosaur That Is the Insurance Industry
Insurance

Tech Startups Are Prodding the Dinosaur That Is the Insurance Industry

With a huge unmet need for insurance in the U.S., it's prime time for tech entrepreneurs to modernize the aging system.
Jennifer Fitzgerald
5 Scenarios Where Panic Can Destroy Your Startup
Crisis Management

5 Scenarios Where Panic Can Destroy Your Startup

Missed a deadline? Lost an important client? Facing an unexpected competitor? Stay calm and react with a plan.
Larry Alton
Do You Have a 'Business Continuity Plan'?
Emergency Plans

Do You Have a 'Business Continuity Plan'?

If disaster strikes, what will you do? Here are four tips on how to prepare.
Heather Ripley
Running a Child-Care Service? How to Keep Kids Safe.
Ready To Launch

Running a Child-Care Service? How to Keep Kids Safe.

How to deal effectively with some of the main safety issues you'll encounter in your child-care business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Uber to Cap Surge Pricing During Winter Storm Juno
Surge Pricing

Uber to Cap Surge Pricing During Winter Storm Juno

In the past, the company has come under fire for surging prices during times of crisis.
Geoff Weiss
Is Your Business Prepared to Handle an Unexpected Emergency?
Crisis Management

Is Your Business Prepared to Handle an Unexpected Emergency?

It's better to scramble now and lay a foundation with a crisis-communications plan than when the company is in the hot seat.
Heather Ripley
6 Earthquake Preparedness Tips for Business Owners
Disaster Planning

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
15 Tips to Prepare for Security Threats Big and Small
Disaster Planning

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
New FCC Program Lets You Text 911 in an Emergency
Mobile

New FCC Program Lets You Text 911 in an Emergency

Though not yet nationally available, text-to-911 could change how we ask for help.
Nina Zipkin
Don't Let Disaster Devastate You. Take These 3 Steps Now.
Small Business - Big Impact

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
 Taking the Bite Out of a Workplace Crisis
Crisis Management

Taking the Bite Out of a Workplace Crisis

With their limited resources, startups are especially challenged when things go awry. Put in place an effective response plan for when they do.
Derek Lidow
How a Business Emergency Plan Paid Off in Tornado-Struck Joplin, Mo.
Growth Strategies

How a Business Emergency Plan Paid Off in Tornado-Struck Joplin, Mo.

When a tornado ravaged the town of Joplin, Mo., few businesses were left intact. Here's how one owner and his employees made it through the storm. And what you can learn from their story.
Diana Ransom
How to Be Ready for Anything
Growth Strategies

How to Be Ready for Anything

Do you have a plan for disaster recovery preparedness?
Jason Ankeny