Being resilient and prepared is key to getting through crises and disasters
We learned strategies from Coni Myers to build a resilient mindset that takes crisis and disaster management from chaos to success. Tracey Hawkins provided fantastic resources to be prepared. Resilience in preparedness creates efficiency. Resilience in survival and recovery may be the difference between building back or not coming back at all.
Topic #1: Overview of disasters and crisis that are happening
Question: 2020 has brought all kinds of disasters and crisis -- what do we need to know?
Take Action Step: The most important thing is to know how to create a resilient mindset that is done by being prepared. Being prepared includes 4 major things
Make a checklist of everything you need to put in each of your emergency kits to ensure they are kept up-to-date.
Kit for home
Kit to grab
Kit for Car
Kit for work
Kit for any special needs
Determine what plans you need to have for your home and business.
Crisis Management Plan for Business
Know where the shelters are in your area and the evacuation routes to leave.
DRILL, DRILL, DRILL
Here is a link for a list of what you need to have: https://bit.ly/CKMConsumerTips
Topic #2: Resilience in survival and recovery
Question: Why is resilience important for survival and recovery
Stop for a moment
Take a minute to breathe
Observe the situation
Proceed with plan with decisiveness
Put your own mask on first- take care of your family’s needs first
Review plans for communication and business recovery
Support crisis team to stay resilient
Topic #3: Safely resilience
Question: What steps does everyone need to take in order to be safe?
Take Action Step:
Have a plan - Play the “What If Game”. Always have a tape running in the back of your mind of what you would do in any given situation. Create an actionable plan on the spot from that info.
Start with professional expert training- Expert-led safety training should be the foundation for any and all potentially dangerous situations. The “who” and “hpw” are truly important.
Utilize technology to assist you with your safety planning.. Technology is ever changing and whether you consider yourself technology challenged or a tech buff, there are basics that you need to know. There are resources that are free, affordable, and accessible to all.
What do I need to have in my business plans?
How do you define good expert-led training?
Connect with these experts:
Coni Meyers, CKM Solutions Group
Leadership and Crisis Management Strategist
Join me on facebook: www.facebook.com/conikmeyers
More information about Prestigious Partners, Coni and her work: www.ckmsolutionsgroup.com
To register for the CAR Disaster Preparedness & Knowledge course: https://store.car.org/products/disaster-preparedness-knowledge-certification-course-bundle-interactive-online-anytime?_pos=1&_sid=3f4dc84e6&_ss=r
Tracey Hawkins, Safety and Security Source, LLC
Join her on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Safety-and-Security-Source/64136812749
Or, in her real estate safety group: https://tinyurl.com/RealEstateSafetyGroup