Category Archives for Crisis Communication

joplin tornado videos

the 2011 joplin tornado from wikipedia during the 2011 joplin tornado the aftermath How you can help.

25. May 2011 by eschipul
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Serenity NOW!

24. March 2011 by eschipul
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it is as spurious to…

It is as spurious to over-assign unadulterated ‘credit’ to social media activism as it is to deride it as trivial and/or dangerous. The reality is that social media is part of – though by no means the entirety – of … Continue reading

14. February 2011 by eschipul
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Egypt Social Media Activity Unexpectedly Small

I have been digging into the background story on the 2011 revolution in Egypt. Follow that last link for a good recap of how the police beating of Khaled Said created a maelstrom that has turned into massive protests and labor … Continue reading

10. February 2011 by eschipul
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students were four times as likely

Social networks were apparently a more significant means of transmission than seating arrangements. Students were four times as likely to play with children of the same sex as with those of the opposite sex, and following this pattern, boys were … Continue reading

03. February 2011 by eschipul
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Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill by Transocean / BP – Resources

Deepwater Horizon Response Main Site: http://www.deepwaterhorizonresponse.com Twitter Handle: http://twitter.com/Oil_Spill_2010 Deepwater Horizon on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DeepwaterHorizonResponse

02. May 2010 by eschipul
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PR 2.0 New Media Communications Model

New Media Communications Model from PR 2.0. An evolved version of Lasswell’s model per the book: Who Says what In which channel To whom To what effect Then who Hears what Who shares what With what intent To what effect … Continue reading

13. October 2009 by eschipul
Categories: Crisis Communication, Marketing, Personal Brand Era, Public Relations | Comments Off

Technology and Crisis Communication Panel at SXSW. Vote?

SHORT VERSION: Please vote for my panel at SXSW DON’T PANIC – The Geek’s Guide to the Next Big Crisis LONG VERSION: A little more than four years ago I wrote my first blog post. It was about the need … Continue reading

31. August 2009 by eschipul
Categories: Crisis Communication, Emergency Response, Nonprofit and Technology, Open Source, Social Media, Social Software | 1 comment

Chron Post: The roaming chainsaw gangs of Houston

Recent post on the Chron: The roaming chainsaw gangs of Houston. Hurricanes bring about unexpected responses in us humans. It’s like the first time you see your dog or cat catch a squirrel and they go all primal on it. … Continue reading

27. August 2009 by eschipul
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Mitigated Speech and Business Communication

Recently finishing Outliers, I was really struck by the section on mitigated speech and airplane crashes. Gladwell‘s definition of mitigated speech on page 194 is: Mitigated speech – any attempt to downplay or sugarcoat the meaning of what is being … Continue reading

02. January 2009 by eschipul
Categories: Business, Crisis Communication, Sociology | 9 comments

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