Archive for April 15, 2011
President Obama recently signed a national-security directive intended to strengthen the way theUnited Statesresponds to national disasters, terrorist attacks and pandemics. The directive refocuses government resources on mitigation—preventing catastrophes from getting worse—and resilience—how communities actively respond and recover from disasters.
There is a shared responsibility when it comes to our nation’s level of preparedness; and to be truly prepared,America’s businesses must lead the charge.
Next Tuesday, Agility and the Small Business Administration are hosting a free educational webinar entitled, “Leading with Resiliency During a Disaster.” Former FEMA Administrator, Chief David Paulison will share his strategies on leadership before, during and after a disaster.
- Click here to register for the Agility/SBA webinar, “Leading with Resiliency During a Disaster.”
- Click here to learn more about the new National Preparedness Security Directive.