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How staff agility and resilience it tied to organisational success through pandemic

Millennial Mind: Resiliency and grit help combat coronavirus despair It was Game 1 of the 1995 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals and the Indiana Pacers were trailing by six points to … Continue reading

27/09/2020 · Leave a comment

140-mph quadcopter is aimed at first responders

Unusually heavy rains in Senegal expose big gap in $1.4 billion flood plan More than two weeks after heavy rains hit Senegal, thigh-high stagnant water still fills streets in Dakar’s … Continue reading

26/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Naturally We’re Having ‘Zombie’ Storms Now

How to prepare and stay connected during disaster season We live in unprecedented times, there’s no question. But even with COVID-19 front of mind for so many, we still need … Continue reading

25/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Climate fires and hurricanes collide in this shocking NASA satellite image

Climate fires and hurricanes collide in this shocking NASA satellite image Smoke meets cyclones in a jarring new series of satellite images posted to NASA’s Earth Observatory website. In the … Continue reading

24/09/2020 · Leave a comment

West Coast wildfire smoke has crossed the Atlantic, now reaches Finland

Wildfires, Droughts, Pandemics. Is this Our Future? How to Build a Safer World Imagine Massachusetts on fire, literally the entire state engulfed in flames. That is how much land has … Continue reading

23/09/2020 · Leave a comment

‘It’s normal to feel abnormal’: experts discuss behavioral impacts of COVID-19

Millennials and Gen Z are spreading coronavirus—but not because of parties and bars WHEN PARAMEDICS RUSHED the pregnant Honduran woman into the emergency room, 28-year-old Chuan-Jay Jeffrey Chen stood ready … Continue reading

22/09/2020 · Leave a comment

The economic case for a national flood standard

Building Resilient Communities A resilient community can use available resources to respond to, withstand, and recover from adverse situations. A fast and flexible civic response to COVID-19 has demonstrated the … Continue reading

21/09/2020 · Leave a comment

These Incredible Pictures Show The Wrath Of Hurricane Sally

Resilience is missing for many employees A new report from Aon,examined the views of employers and employees across five major countries in Europe and claim that just 30 percent of … Continue reading

20/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Why Hurricane Sally is moving so slowly—and delivering epic rainfall

Stop thinking of resilience as a trait. It’s more than that After living in San Francisco for many years, my friend and her husband decided to relocate to New York … Continue reading

18/09/2020 · Leave a comment

The Resilience Project: Why we need to teach young people how to fail

Think 2020’s disasters are wild? Experts see worse in the future A record amount of California is burning, spurred by a nearly 20-year mega-drought. To the north, parts of Oregon … Continue reading

17/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Wildfires Have Rendered Our World Unrecognizable

Massive Swarms of Mosquitoes Kill Livestock After Hurricane Laura Hits Swarms of mosquitoes in Louisiana have left hundreds of cattle and some horses dead. WWLTV reports that, according to experts … Continue reading

16/09/2020 · Leave a comment

2020 wildfires in California and west: Everything we know and where to donate

2020 wildfires in California and west: Everything we know and where to donate An unprecedented fire season is wreaking havoc across the Western US, with nearly 100 major wildfires tearing … Continue reading

15/09/2020 · Leave a comment

La Niña has arrived. Here’s what it could mean for you

Nearly 100 earthquakes swarm Yellowstone in 24 hours. Here’s what experts are saying A swarm of 91 earthquakes rattled the Yellowstone National Park region in just 24 hours on Thursday, … Continue reading

14/09/2020 · Leave a comment

How People With Disabilities Weather Natural Disasters

More than half a million people affected by Sudan floods The floods in Sudan have killed 102 people, injured 46 more and affected over 550,000 people in 17 of the … Continue reading

13/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Build Resilience And Thrive In Adversity

Resilience triples with well-rounded wellbeing support What is resilience? Resilience is a hot topic in global HR and leadership right now. Paul Williamson, a learning and development expert and leadership … Continue reading

12/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Record floods threaten pyramid sites in Sudan

Laura: The Latest Climate Disaster for Low-Income Americans Cameron, Louisiana was devastated for the third time in 15 years when Hurricane Laura came ashore. In 2005, Hurricane Rita pushed 12 … Continue reading

11/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Art in an apocalypse

Art in an apocalypse Ever since Covid-19 restrictions were imposed in March, I have missed seeing and doing things I enjoy in the city. People-watching, cab rides, the normalcy of … Continue reading

10/09/2020 · Leave a comment

New Satellite Images Show the Extent of Australia’s 2019 Wildfire Disaster

Building back business: Avoiding a trade-off between resilience and growth “The question is: how do we achieve resilience in a new global environment, including a pandemic-prone global environment, as well … Continue reading

09/09/2020 · Leave a comment

2020 is changing the way we ‘Do Risk and Resilience’ forever

Older volunteers, a mainstay in hurricane rebuilding, are hard to find in a pandemic that puts them at risk Why raising resilient kids could be as simple as doing nothing … Continue reading

08/09/2020 · Leave a comment

The 10 Commandments Of Career Resilience: How Many Have You Broken?

Research: Knowledge Workers Are More Productive from Home For many years, we have sought to understand and measure the productivity of knowledge workers, whose inputs and outputs can’t be tracked … Continue reading

07/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Building back business: Avoiding a trade-off between resilience and growth

2020 is changing the way we ‘Do Risk and Resilience’ forever ou are the CRO. Responsible for measuring risk impacts due to not only the pandemic, but multiple uncertainties ranging … Continue reading

06/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Brain study reveals one type of exercise increases stress resilience

How do I build resilience In her final show of this Reignite series, Áine Kerr and guests discuss what happens when we hit the ‘Messy Middle’ of a project and … Continue reading

05/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Niger floods kill 51, drive thousands from their homes

  Niger floods kill 51, drive thousands from their homes Severe flooding in Niger this month has killed 51 people and destroyed thousands of homes after torrential rains caused rivers … Continue reading

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How disasters can lead to a rise in authoritarianism

  Why California’s wildfire year could be the worst in decades California may experience its worst year for wildfires in decades, climate experts say, pointing out that it has already … Continue reading

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The Biblical Flood That Will Drown California

Dramatic Photos Show The Damage Caused By Hurricane Laura The storm, which made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane, was the most intense to hit Louisiana in more than 150 … Continue reading

02/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Another fierce hurricane, 15 years after Katrina, shows who really pays the price

  10 Hurricane Katrina Survivors Reveal Storm’s Impact on Their Lives & New Orleans 15 Years Later On Monday, Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina made its historic landfall on the … Continue reading

01/09/2020 · Leave a comment

Building Cyber Resilience Post-COVID-19

California’s new normal: How the climate crisis is fueling wildfires and changing life in the Golden State The orange glow from wildfires in the evening sky is a new way … Continue reading

31/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Whether it’s hurricanes or COVID-19, disasters are driving a mental health crisis

Hurricane Laura poses biggest storm threat to U.S. oil output in 15 years The U.S. energy industry on Tuesday was preparing for a major hurricane strike, cutting crude production at … Continue reading

30/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Building Your Resilience: Finding Meaning in Adversity–Take a Free & Timely Course Online

  Five Crucial Ways Smart People Beat Stress There are two kinds of people in this world: those who believe they can make things happen and those who believe things … Continue reading

29/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Japanese Health Manual Created During the 1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Offers Timeless Wisdom

Japan Heatwave Kills 79 and Sends Over 6,000 to the Hospital Extreme summer heat in Japan has killed 79 people in the capital of Tokyo over the past month and … Continue reading

28/08/2020 · Leave a comment

How Cognitive Dissonance Affects Our COVID-19 Decisions: A Psychologist Explains

6 signs of loneliness: how to stay connected during COVID 19 We’re often hesitant to admit we’re lonely because of the stigma associated with loneliness — that it’s somehow our … Continue reading

27/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Firefighters, military planes, troops arrive in California to fight massive blazes

Some Of The Warmest Water On Earth Is In The Path Of Laura And Marco – Why That’s Bad Several weeks ago I wrote an article in Forbes warning that … Continue reading

26/08/2020 · Leave a comment

2 Hurricanes Could Strike U.S. on the Same Day for the First Time in History

  Tropical Storm Laura Strikes Haiti, Dominican Republic (PHOTOS) Tropical Storm Laura is lashing Hispaniola after knocking out power to about 200,000 homes and businesses and leaving more than 10,000 … Continue reading

25/08/2020 · Leave a comment

How to Strengthen Your Personal Resilience

Without Compassion, Resilient Leaders Will Fall Short It can come out of nowhere — a contempt attack. Like a panic attack, it arises suddenly and takes over completely. You feel … Continue reading

24/08/2020 · Leave a comment

California’s Devastating Wildfires In Photos

Two Disasters Are Exponentially Worse Than One Eleven thousand lightning strikes, 370 wildfires, a pandemic, a heat wave, and rolling blackouts—California has endured a lot this week. Hundreds of thousands … Continue reading

23/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Six strategies for creating flood resilient environments

Rising temperatures will cause more deaths than all infectious diseases – study The growing but largely unrecognized death toll from rising global temperatures will come close to eclipsing the current … Continue reading

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4 Steps for Building Your Team’s Resilience

  How to Use Meditation to Cope With Loneliness and Negative Self-Talk, According to Solo Explorer Colin O’Brady When COVID-19 hit and isolation became the norm for majority of the … Continue reading

21/08/2020 · Leave a comment

How To Handle Prolonged Grief for Pre-Pandemic Life, According to a Grief Counselor

  Designing the Digital Workplace for Resilience he dynamic environment fueled by the COVID-19 crisis caused many leaders to review and overhaul their business strategy. They were forced to re-evaluate … Continue reading

20/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Why Companies That Support Workplace Resilience Stand Out From The Pack

7 Ways to Build Resilience in Challenging Times Building resilience is no easy task. Here are some useful methods to grow and help others well during COVID-19 and other challenging … Continue reading

19/08/2020 · Leave a comment

5 Times Hurricanes Changed History

Four Steps To Repair Broken Trust The pandemic could break the bond of trust with your people. Here’s how to fix it. Image credit: Getty Images Full story: https://www.inc.com/peter-cohan/four-steps-to-repair-broken-trust.html 5 … Continue reading

18/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Tooling for optimal resilience

China’s deadly summer floods have caused $25B in damage Summer floods in China have left more than 200 people dead or missing and caused $25 billion in direct damage, an … Continue reading

17/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Global insured catastrophe losses top $31B in first-half 2020, Swiss Re reports

A Severe Hurricane Season Is Predicted. Are You Prepared As A Homeowner? Weather forecasters say that the 2020 hurricane season is shaping up to be a doozy, with bigger storms … Continue reading

16/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Volcanic winter and pandemic pandemonium

New tech to help dams withstand natural disasters Thankachen Thottathil, a small-scale metal crusher businessman for more than 25 years who has worked for several industries and CIAL, has come … Continue reading

15/08/2020 · Leave a comment

How to Get Through Hard Times Without Hurting People We Love

10 habits that define mentally resilient people, according to the author of a book on emotional intelligence for leaders The year 2020 has brought more than its fair share of … Continue reading

14/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Why business continuity is crucial

  Experts show how technology can be used to respond to natural disasters Australia could be smarter when it comes to disaster relief, technology leaders have told the Royal Commission … Continue reading

13/08/2020 · Leave a comment

How social isolation changes the brain

  World’s three hottest Julys happened in the last five years Last month was the world’s third-hottest July on record, new data show — the latest milestone in a global … Continue reading

12/08/2020 · Leave a comment

4 Strategies to Build Business Resilience Before the Next Disruption

  How to build your staff’s resilience while working remotely Four months into the pandemic and the strain on people’s resilience is beginning to show. It is difficult to remain … Continue reading

11/08/2020 · Leave a comment

29 simple tricks experts use to stay resilient during the toughest times

  How Collective Trauma Impacts Behavior, Mental Health, and Physical Health Collective trauma refers to a traumatic event that is shared by a group of people. It may involve a … Continue reading

10/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Is Humanity Doomed Because We Can’t Plan For The Long Term?

South Korea floods, landslides kill dozens, displace thousands At least 30 people have died, and 12 remain missing after 46 days of heavy rains in South Korea, with the country’s … Continue reading

09/08/2020 · Leave a comment

The Pandemic and Natural Disasters Are Colliding Again

  Physicists: 90% Chance of Human Society Collapsing Within Decades Deforestation coupled with the rampant destruction of natural resources will soon have devastating effects on the future of society as … Continue reading

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How learning in a crisis can build more resilient leadership

  How learning in a crisis can build more resilient leadership COVID-19 has highlighted how vital infrastructure is in supporting the functions on which society relies, such as healthcare and … Continue reading

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‘A critical situation’: Bangladesh in crisis as monsoon floods follow super-cyclone

  South Korea floods, landslides kill 14 Fourteen people were killed and more than 1,000 people forced from their homes as 42 consecutive days of rain, South Korea’s longest monsoon … Continue reading

06/08/2020 · Leave a comment

How (and why) you should practice gratitude, according to an expert

New study finds mindful nonreactivity is associated with altered neurophysiological responses to errors New research has found differences in the brain’s signal of error processing between those who are able … Continue reading

05/08/2020 · Leave a comment

11 Tips to Build Emotional Resilience

Pandemic puts countries’ resilience to the test The pandemic has forced companies and governments to relearn some basic lessons. In this case, the three “Rs” are resilience, reshoring and repurposing. … Continue reading

04/08/2020 · Leave a comment

The Deadliest Natural Disasters From The 20th Century

  The unluckiest museums in the world? Croatia faces string of natural disasters “What next: Godzilla?” said a citizen of Croatia’s capital after a freak storm hit Zagreb on the … Continue reading

03/08/2020 · Leave a comment

‘One day at a time’: To weather pandemic, learn how to bounce back

  ‘One day at a time’: To weather pandemic, learn how to bounce back To Lonnie Dupre, the Grand Marais-based Arctic explorer and mountaineer, enduring a pandemic is a little … Continue reading

02/08/2020 · Leave a comment

11 Tips to Build Emotional Resilience

Australia’s ‘black summer’ bushfires showed the impact of human-wrought change Australia’s “black summer” megafires were a severe blow to ecosystems already reeling from decades of adverse impacts. Feral predators and … Continue reading

01/08/2020 · Leave a comment

Resilience: You Can Develop It Today

Burnout isn’t due to resiliency deficit. It’s still a system issue The prevalence of physician burnout has been well documented, and many organizations initially offer resilience training to improve physician … Continue reading

31/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Conditions are ripe for a major Atlantic hurricane in 2020

Humans see just 4.7km into the distance. So how can we truly understand what the bushfires destroyed? When the ashes from Australia’s last bushfire season cooled, we were left with … Continue reading

30/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Business resilience only possible when people and process are resilient

How To Help Your Employees Adjust To Change It is no secret that people are resistant to change. However, change is not always a bad thing; changes in the workplace … Continue reading

29/07/2020 · Leave a comment

How to make yourself the most resilient creature you can be

How to make yourself the most resilient creature you can be Eco-anxiety is becoming an increasingly prominent mental health issue across the world. To help those who find environmental news … Continue reading

28/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Rare Hawaiian hurricane, packing strong winds and rains, approaches islands

As Texas Reels From Hurricane Damage, Hawaii Braces For Impact As Texas contends with the ongoing aftermath of one hurricane on Sunday, Hawaii is bracing for the impact of another. … Continue reading

27/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Dam collapse in China could point to a ‘black swan’ disaster

Japan’s Brand New Bullet Train Is Earthquake-Proof Despite the postponed Olympics, Japan is still introducing a new high-speed train that the country intended to roll out for the 2020 Tokyo … Continue reading

26/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Integrating Individual and Organizational Well-Being

‘Business As Unusual’ Generates More Human Impact, Resilience And New Experiences Whoever came up with the adage “Life must go on” probably wasn’t imagining a 21st-century world where a virus … Continue reading

25/07/2020 · Leave a comment

This is No Time to Beat Yourself Up: How to Build Self-Compassion.

  How to Help Kids Cope With Situational Anxiety Anxiety is a way we humans have evolved to protect ourselves. In threatening situations, our brains release a string of responses … Continue reading

24/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Climate change blamed for China flood disaster

Climate change blamed for China flood disaster Torrential rains and rising river waters have swept across southern and central China. At least 140 people are dead or missing. Nearly 24 … Continue reading

23/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Agencies Should Turn to AI Before Disaster Strikes: Report

Report: Agencies Should Turn to AI Before Disaster Strikes NASA-funded researchers applied artificial intelligence to Facebook user location data captured as two fires wrecked northern California in 2018 and gained … Continue reading

22/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Deepwater Horizon Oil spill has affected mental and physical health of children

  Deepwater Horizon Oil spill has affected mental and physical health of children On April 20, 2010, an explosion on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig triggered what would become the … Continue reading

21/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Floods in India, Nepal displace nearly four million people, at least 189 dead

Monsoon floods in India, Nepal displace 4 million Floods and mudslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains have displaced millions in India, Nepal and Bangladesh. Nearly 200 people are reported to … Continue reading

20/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Using Past to Predict Future: Case of Typhoon Hagibis

  Empower locals to deal with natural disasters: Scientists Experts of GB Pant National Institute for Himalayan Environment, Government of India, said to reduce the drastic impact of natural disasters … Continue reading

19/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Natural Disasters Won’t Stop Just Because There’s a Pandemic: How We Can Be Prepared

Insurance for When FEMA Fails he towns and cities dotting the Mississippi River have been a commercial spine of the American heartland for years, and for just as long have … Continue reading

18/07/2020 · Leave a comment

A silent killer, the heat wave of 1980 remains among the nation’s deadliest weather events

  Natural disasters, card fraud Kiwis’ top security concerns New research from Unisys Corporation reveals that the top three security concerns are natural disasters, e.g. flood, hurricanes, bushfires or epidemics … Continue reading

16/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Trump considered selling Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria, former acting Homeland Security chief says

  Flooding and Earthquakes Devastate Chinese Provinces, as Jiangxi Announces ‘Wartime’ Preparations The Chinese regime upgraded its flood response alert to its second highest level on 12th July, after announcing … Continue reading

15/07/2020 · Leave a comment

A Time for New Resilience in a World of Change

  Why Small Firms Are Vital For Post-Lockdown Recovery A new report from The Entrepreneurs Network and Xero highlights the need to support the post-Covid economic recovery by getting more … Continue reading

14/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Japan rescuers battle to reach thousands trapped by floods

Trauma on Trauma: A Pandemic and Back to Back Natural Disasters Leave Puerto Ricans Devastated Starting in late December, a series of earthquakes devastated southern Puerto Rico, forcing thousands to … Continue reading

13/07/2020 · Leave a comment

How Resilient Leaders Think

  How Businesses Have Successfully Pivoted During the Pandemic The nearly instantaneous economic recession triggered by the Covid-19 shutdown has wreaked havoc on businesses large and small. Our very way … Continue reading

12/07/2020 · Leave a comment

To build a resilient world, we must go circular. Here’s how to do it.

    A heat wave thawed Siberia’s tundra. Now, it’s on fire. For months, Siberia has been experiencing extreme heat due to a combination of persistent sunny weather and human-caused … Continue reading

11/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Resilience In The Face Of Crisis: 4 Lessons Learned From Frontline Technology

  How Phoenix is planning for the ‘Hurricane Katrina’ of heat Phoenix, Arizona, is already the hottest major city in the United States, and climate experts expect temperatures to keep … Continue reading

10/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Japan flooding: Death toll rises as heavy rain wreaks havoc

Japan’s devastating rains move north as millions told to evacuate Pounding rains that have already caused deadly floods in southern Japan have moved northeast, hammering large areas of Japan’s main … Continue reading

09/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Disaster Loans Entrench Disparities in Black Communities

Project Resilience: How Recording Kindness Can Help Build Community Resilience All of the things together, like being pregnant in a foreign country while mourning the loss of my brother, felt … Continue reading

08/07/2020 · Leave a comment

When Natural Disasters Cross the Path of COVID-19

Resilience and creativity to expand amidst the Covid-19 pandemic In an online interview with Anoty Africa’s co-owner, Mr Vhutshilo Nemutshili, he shared this wonderful quote by Maxwell speaking about leadership … Continue reading

07/07/2020 · Leave a comment

When life gives you lemons – what we can learn about resilience

Finding Resilience During Covid-19 Situation As the entire world is working hard towards fighting the coronavirus pandemic, millions of lives are affected due to the lockdown and economic slowdown situation. … Continue reading

06/07/2020 · Leave a comment

How to Have a Resilient, Positive Mindset

  FEMA Examines How Stronger Buildings Lead to Less Disaster Damage The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is studying whether a change in building codes would reduce the amount of … Continue reading

05/07/2020 · Leave a comment

How to Have a Resilient, Positive Mindset

  Defeating Business Disruption in a Post-COVID-19 Era The prospect of an IT outage is one of the key issues that keep IT professionals awake at night. From natural disasters … Continue reading

04/07/2020 · Leave a comment

The Truth About Flood Risk Can Worsen American Inequality

  The Truth About Flood Risk Can Worsen American Inequality Before these individual property scores were available, there was no easy way for your average homeowner or buyer to understand … Continue reading

03/07/2020 · Leave a comment

7 Secrets You Need To Know For Building Resilience

  Top Global Brands Showed Resilience and Saw Increases Through Pandemic Though the ripple effect of the pandemic’s social, economic and personal impacts has been calamitous for businesses both small … Continue reading

02/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Crisis management: lessons learned from natural disasters

  Double crisis: Natural disasters don’t stop for coronavirus The COVID-19 pandemic is a complex worldwide emergency without contemporary precedent. In every nation around the globe, the pandemic reaction is … Continue reading

01/07/2020 · Leave a comment

Healthy ecosystems are nature’s barrier to hurricane damage

Why Disaster Preparedness Cannot Wait The world has been planning for the future in the mistaken belief that it will resemble the past. But as COVID-19 coincides with cyclones in … Continue reading

30/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Pandemic is yet another hurdle for resilient millennials and Gen Z

Hurricanes Are Getting Stronger, Just as Climate Scientists Predicted Rising seas, longer droughts, more devastating wildfires … many are the grim predictions that climate scientists have been warning may come … Continue reading

29/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Being Resilient Is A Critical Skill

Developing resilience is an important tool to help you deal with coronavirus and the surge in cases We’re all exhausted and pushed to the limit by months of social distancing, … Continue reading

28/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Belonging can spur resilience during a crisis, study says

347 risk analysts were asked: “What are the most likely risks for the world over the next year and a half?” The World Economic Forum interviewed 347 risk analysts about … Continue reading

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Build your network to boost resilience in times of change

Build your network to boost resilience in times of change The world is changing so fast. It’s as if the ground is shifting and the wave is building and either … Continue reading

26/06/2020 · Leave a comment

The power of emotional listening: To help leaders build emotional resilience during difficult times

Achieve Infrastructure Resilience During the Coronavirus Outbreak Business and IT leaders alike find it difficult to prepare a proportionate response to business continuity challenges like the coronavirus (COVID-19). Travel restrictions … Continue reading

25/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Resilience Hubs Can Help Communities Thrive—and Better Weather Disasters

Climate Change Is Now Driving Investments in Flood Resilience After a flood event, companies need to take into account both the short-term imperatives to get up and running quickly and … Continue reading

24/06/2020 · Leave a comment

How prepared is your business for recession resilience?

  The Relevance Of Resilience During Disasters Resilience has been broadly defined as the capacity to adapt successfully to threats or disturbances. The concept has been adapted and applied to … Continue reading

23/06/2020 · Leave a comment

The Politicization of Disaster Relief

Big livestock: A long road ahead to a resilient, water-secure future The U.S. meat industry is in the midst of extraordinary turmoil as more and more processing plant workers become … Continue reading

22/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Expert: ‘Shovel-ready’ projects ignore important aspects of community resilience

How resilience helped this former refugee become an award-winning researcher Determination is Alfred Mupenzi’s defining characteristic. Born in a Ugandan settlement camp to Rwandan refugees, he was an orphan by … Continue reading

21/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Blockchain through the Whole Supply Chain: Traceability Builds Business Resilience

  Prepare for the Next Disaster With a Financial Recovery Kit So far, 2020 has been a year of disruption for many Americans. Finances and lives have been upended by … Continue reading

20/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Resilience Lessons From Individuals Who Have Overcome Big Obstacles

  Narratives of Hope, Solidarity and Resilience We can connect and build bridges with each other as humans when we overcome our stereotypes, assumptions and judgments. How can creative and … Continue reading

19/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Unemployment By Design: Building Resilience In A World Disrupted

Report: Nature among best defences from natural disasters A new report shows the best protections from natural disasters could come from nature itself. “The Protective Value of Nature” report from … Continue reading

18/06/2020 · Leave a comment

The relevance of resilience during disasters

  Unconstitutional lockdown judgment is a lesson for Africa’s disaster management But there’s a lesson to draw here which can assist other African countries, as our situation is neither unique … Continue reading

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How to foster national resilience during a crisis

Tokyo will probably face a massive earthquake in the next 30 years I’ve experienced a few of these alerts in the past few years — and thankfully it’s always been … Continue reading

16/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Past stressful experiences do not create resilience to future trauma, new study finds

What type of person resists evacuation orders? Two tropical storms have already made landfall in the U.S. this year, and the tropics are forecast to remain active for the rest … Continue reading

15/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Reputation resilience: A leadership imperative for the post-Covid world

  How 2020 could get so much worse The hard-working staff here at Spoiler Alerts detailed some reasons for optimism Monday amid a year of catastrophe. There are tentative signs … Continue reading

14/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Organisational resilience: how to build tenacity and innovation for the long run

Lessons from the UAE in how to build resilience during a pandemic A number of measures have appeared in recent months seeking to define good leadership in the era of … Continue reading

13/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Covid-19 Resilience Survey 2: Two-thirds of insurance staff are not keen to return to the office

15 Things Therapists Do When They’re Worried About The Future We turn to therapists to help us navigate life and the difficult situations that come up. And although they may … Continue reading

12/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Resilience the Most Significant Lesson From Pandemic

  Monocultural Resilience At the end of the ongoing global melodrama’s first quarter, it seems reasonable to predict that this will be a two-act play with the final curtain coming … Continue reading

11/06/2020 · Leave a comment

The Biggest Psychological Experiment in History Is Running Now

The Authentic Leader’s Role In Organizational Resilience And Citizenship Like most leadership coaches, I begin each client session with a check-in, inquiring how things have been since our last meeting. … Continue reading

10/06/2020 · Leave a comment

The next pandemic is coming – and sooner than we think, thanks to changes to the environment

The next pandemic is coming – and sooner than we think, thanks to changes to the environment As a researcher who studies communicable diseases, Simon Reid has plenty to ponder … Continue reading

09/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Building Kids’ Resilience through Play Is More Crucial Than Ever

We’re Only 3 Days Into Hurricane Season, And It’s Already a Record-Breaker Just two days into the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season, Tropical Storm Cristobal was churning in the Gulf of … Continue reading

08/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Good Business Processes Are Key to Resilience During Disruption

How Permaculture can Build Resilience and Meet Basic Needs During a Pandemic As COVID-19 spreads, people are showing a growing interest in permaculture principles and techniques to heal their lives, … Continue reading

07/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Want to Build Better Resiliency? Try These Easy Mental Shifts

The Italian Chinatown that can teach us about resilience In mid-February, when the supposed first coronavirus patient was registered in Lombardy, Prato had already been the subject of public debate … Continue reading

06/06/2020 · Leave a comment

The Importance of Leadership Resilience

5 Ways Leaders Can Recharge Business’ Stress Resilience Battery “Please take the day to relax and enjoy time with your families, and above all, please keep in mind that, as … Continue reading

05/06/2020 · Leave a comment

Pandemics are here to stay. Here’s how to prepare for the next one.

New challenges of disaster management in Iran After the earthquake hit Tabas in 1978 with Mw7.4, Manjil in 1990 with Mw7.3 and Bam in 2003 with Mw6.5, some discussions have … Continue reading

04/06/2020 · Leave a comment

From Survive To Thrive: 3 Mindset Shifts That Matter

From Survive To Thrive: 3 Mindset Shifts That Matter It seems that now, a few months into this crisis, we are experiencing a global shift. The panic and chaos of … Continue reading

03/06/2020 · Leave a comment

A busy hurricane season and the coronavirus pandemic ‘is a cataclysmic scenario’

  How the Dutch government uses data to predict the weather and prepare for natural disasters Have you ever wondered what’s behind the weather forecast TV reports? Or who is … Continue reading

02/06/2020 · Leave a comment

10 Things Resilient People Do Every Day

Cyber resilience in a pandemic The COVID-19 pandemic has created an economic, financial and industrial wrecking ball, causing plummeting stock markets, mass job losses, company budget cuts and temporary closures … Continue reading

01/06/2020 · Leave a comment

No Resiliency Strategy? You’re Taking a Big Risk.

  No Resiliency Strategy? You’re Taking a Big Risk, Report Warns Utilities Utilities without resilience strategies are taking a risk that jeopardizes their companies and customers, says a new report … Continue reading

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To be resilient, start by avoiding the word “happiness”

Resilience Is A Mindset Of Awareness And Practice History is filled with stories of tragedy, upheaval and immense challenges. In Viktor E. Frankel’s book, “Man’s Search for Meaning,” he recounts … Continue reading

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Building a Resilient Family: Why Resilience is More Important than Ever

  U.S. lawmaker wants insurers, govt. to share future pandemic business losses U.S. legislation introduced on Tuesday would create a taxpayer-backed insurance program to protect businesses from revenue losses during … Continue reading

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Mental Health: Role of the individual for their well-being in the pandemic

  How Do Public Health Emergencies and Natural Disasters Affect Mental Health Care Access? Public health emergencies and disasters often have unique challenges that require flexible solutions. Different disasters and … Continue reading

28/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Helping communities build resilience in children during a time of considerable upheaval

  Builders Call For $13 Billion Stimulus Action Plan A $13.2 billion building and construction stimulus action will stimulate over $30 billion in new economic activity and create more than … Continue reading

27/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Sci-Fi and Fantasy Build Mental Resiliency in Young Readers

The Worst Types of Cyclones are Becoming More Likely India and Bangladesh are currently reeling from Cyclone Amphan. The cyclone made landfall on Wednesday, forcing millions into shelters. Prior to … Continue reading

26/05/2020 · Leave a comment

How will COVID-19 impact Nepal’s earthquake-reconstruction efforts?

  Recovery begins after storm ravages Indian, Bangladesh coast Authorities began clearing roads and assessing damage on Friday after Cyclone Amphan barrelled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighbouring … Continue reading

25/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Burnout is an emerging trend threatening employee well-being during the pandemic.

Think it’s bad now? Wait until hurricane and fire seasons start So far, 2020 has been a year of disruption for many Americans. Finances and lives have been upended by … Continue reading

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Deloitte Study: When Resilience Can Determine Organizational Survival,

Why future system resilience must be built into recovery plans Personal resilience has been in vogue for a while, and has been given an obvious boost by the pandemic. We … Continue reading

23/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Why we turn to scientists in times of crisis

Experts on how they developed resilience in extremely stressful situations It’s hard to know just how much we can say that self-isolation is causing us to struggle. For every statement … Continue reading

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Ten things you can learn from women’s resilience that will help you stay strong in the time of COVID-19

A Short Guide to Disaster Recovery for SMEs Disaster can happen for any company, regardless of size. In terms of IT disasters, common issues result from malware (which may lead … Continue reading

21/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Lessons from COVID-19 Lockdown: How tiny actions can unlock psychological energy to boost motivation

Lessons from COVID-19 Lockdown: How tiny actions can unlock psychological energy to boost motivation “Trapped in prison,” is how one person described the COVID-19 lock down for a month, and … Continue reading

20/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Being able to begin again is at the heart of resilience

  Disasters like COVID-19 bring us together — if we let them Some disasters bring us together. The 1995 Great Hanshin Earthquake spawned volunteerism on a scale unprecedented in Japan. … Continue reading

19/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Lessons from past epidemics, natural disasters

Business maps out post-pandemic resilient future The COVID-19 pandemic has dealt a harsh blow to businesses in Latin America and the Caribbean but the private sector has a vital role … Continue reading

18/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Military psychologist explains why grit matters as much as intelligence

The New Normal: Building Resilience to Keep Business Moving The past couple of months have brought unprecedented challenges that have interrupted our everyday lives and the way we do business. … Continue reading

17/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Rebuilding from disaster: it doesn’t end when housing aid projects finish

  Organizational Resilience We have now entered a white ocean business world. Given the rapidly evolving enterprise landscape that the global pandemic has thrust us into, cultivating employees who can … Continue reading

16/05/2020 · Leave a comment

7 ways to rebuild Australian resilience

  Making Art Will Keep Your Brain Resilient as You Age Making art can help keep your mental faculties strong as you age, according to a new study out of … Continue reading

15/05/2020 · Leave a comment

How To Apply The Brain Science Of Resilience To The Classroom

Building Flood Resilient Communities in Small Island States The British Virgin Islands (BVI) suffered three catastrophic natural disasters in August and September 2017. In August, the BVI was struck with … Continue reading

14/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Can Adversity Make Us Stronger?

How to build children’s resilience, and your own, amid coronavirus unknowns The world is upside down right now due to coronavirus. Although there are early signs of tentative re-openings for … Continue reading

13/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Teaching Corporate Resilience To Tomorrow’s Leaders

Why Now is the Time to Think Global Perhaps characteristically for the global media, as COVID-19 cases soar in the US and Europe, little attention is being paid to Africa, … Continue reading

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April’s Killer Tornadoes Cost Insurers Billions in Claims: Aon Report Extensive severe weather events in the United States during April cost insurers billions of dollars, according to the latest edition … Continue reading

11/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Building Organizational Resilience Through Learning

When a Black Swan Comes The Second Line of Defense team have been involved in crises management situations throughout their careers. And crises management is a key issue in which … Continue reading

10/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Don’t look now, but the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season could break records

Trans Communities Are Demonstrating Incredible Resilience In late February, New Orleans hosted its annual Mardi Gras celebrations. As usual, there were vivid floats, crowds galore, and attendees adorned in green, … Continue reading

09/05/2020 · Leave a comment

How to build resilience through COVID-19

To Be More Resilient in a Crisis, Focus on Meaning, Not Happiness here are a lot of sad, stressed people out there right now, pacing their homes wondering how to … Continue reading

08/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Study finds that two-thirds of UK organizations surveyed had no pandemic plans in place before COVID-19

What Rome Learned From the Deadly Antonine Plague of 165 A.D. round 165 A.D., the Anatolian town of Hierapolis erected a statue to the god Apollo Alexikakos, the Averter of … Continue reading

07/05/2020 · Leave a comment

4 ways to build organisational resilience

Elder Millenials Are The Most Resilient Generation Technically, I’m a Millennial. According to the Pew Research Center, anyone born between 1981 and 1996 is a Millennial, and I was born … Continue reading

06/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Having A Trustworthy Boss Is Good, But Being Resilient Is Better

This Pandemic Has Exposed The Missing Piece In Employee Engagement The current pandemic and scores of employees working remotely have shown that employee engagement is not entirely dependent on having … Continue reading

05/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Building Resilience in the Days of the Coronavirus: Lessons from the Great Depression

Dubrovnik: The medieval city designed around quarantine Since ancient times, societies have attempted to separate people with disease from those who remained unaffected, with references to self-isolation dating back to … Continue reading

04/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Psychological Trauma Is the Next Crisis for Coronavirus Health Workers

Cities face 100 million ‘new poor’ in post-pandemic world: experts bout 100 million people living in cities worldwide will likely fall into poverty due to the coronavirus pandemic, urban experts … Continue reading

03/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Can AI predict the next big flood before it happens?

The COVID College Experience: Building Resilience, Finding Structure And Maintaining Connection The COVID-19 experience represents a traumatic experience for everyone. The combination of stressors seems limitless, and includes fear of … Continue reading

02/05/2020 · Leave a comment

9/11 or coronavirus, which one is the biggest disaster for America so far?

9/11 or coronavirus, which one is the biggest disaster for America so far? Nearly two decades after Manhattan’s Twin Towers fell in history’s deadliest attack on US soil, the coronavirus … Continue reading

01/05/2020 · Leave a comment

Resilience Is Not Just a Buzzword

Building resilient cities, a post-coronavirus necessity Some economists and social scientists believe that should not be returned to the current dense life because large cities are more vulnerable to viruses … Continue reading

30/04/2020 · Leave a comment

Five Years on From the Earthquake in Nepal, Heritage-Led Recovery is Uniting Community

Planning for a disaster: Model can predict hospital resilience for natural disasters, pandemics When a natural disaster like an earthquake strikes, a community can literally be shaken to its core. … Continue reading

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