Managing Uncertainty Podcast – Bryghtpath
About This Show
Welcome to Managing Uncertainty, a podcast series discussing global risk, crisis management, business continuity, and crisis communications. You’ll learn strategies, tactics, and resources about preparing for, responding to, and recovering from all sorts of disruptions and critical moments.
Will you be ready to lead through your company’s critical moment?
Most Recent Episode
Managing Uncertainty Podcast: Episode #5 – Leading during an Active Shooter Incident
2 days ago
In this episode, Bryghtpath Principal & CEO Bryan Strawser, along with Senior Consultant Jen Otremba and consultant Lindsay Bradford, discuss leading through an active shooter incident. Together, Bryan, Jen, and Lindsay led through a major active shooter incident at a Fortune 30 corporation that turned out to be a false alarm after nearly four hours of watching law enforcement clear a headquarters building in Minneapolis.
In this podcast, we share lessons learned for preparing for, responding to, and recovering from an active shooter situation in your workplace. Topics discussed include crisis leadership during an active shooter situation, the perspectives of an incident leader in the midst of the crisis situation, communicating and making decisions, and sound strategies that can be used to prevent situations from reaching the point that gunfire is involved.
Key learning points:
* Mitigation and preparedness strategies for active shooter situations
* Crisis leadership during an active shooter situation
* Helping your employees recover from workplace violence incidents
* How to communicate and make decisions during a crisis
View Slides from Secure 360 2017 Presentation by Bryan Strawser
Welcome to the Managing Uncertainty podcast, and this is our first three person podcast, and we have one of our employees with us, Lindsay Bradford.
Lindsay, tell us a little bit about you.
Sure. I am up here visiting Bryghtpath. I met Jen and Bryan when I worked for Target at the corporate command center, where I learned all of my crisis management background. Before that I was in investigations with Target, and before that I was with Tempe PD police department out in Arizona as a tactical crime analyst, so I focused on homicide and cold case sex crimes, so I have a little bit of a unique background. Husband is in the navy. He’s on one of the new ships, so that brought us down to Jacksonville, Florida where we currently reside. I’ve bounced back and forth acro