Disaster

Your Guide to the Economic Injury Disaster Loan

Media headlines hint trouble with relief monies promised to small businesses. Those funds seem to be quickly running dry. But entrepreneurs hope to see lawmakers approve $250 million in additional support. The money funds the CARES Act’s Payroll Protection Program (PPP). In the meantime, business owners need to apply for aid from the Small Business …

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When a natural disaster hits, know when to talk business (and when not to)

The Australian bushfires have become a global conversation, with celebrities and brands voicing their concern everywhere from social media to the Golden Globes. The sheer scale of this disaster and the climate change-driven dryness of this season, along with parallels to other natural disasters such as California’s string of wildfires, make it likely that we …

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Rescue Drone Can Be Used To Spot Survivors In A Disaster Zone

Plenty of humanitarian and first-responder agencies are interested in drone technology. Capable of being rapidly deployed after a potential disaster, and immune to being negatively impacted by things like damaged roads and bridges, drones can play a vital role in rescue efforts. But while many agencies have focused on applications like delivering medical supplies, a …

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BlizzCon seems like a disaster waiting to happen | VentureBeat

World of Warcraft and Overwatch publisher Blizzard Entertainment is in a mess. It punished Hearthstone esports competitor Blitzchung for speaking out in support of Hong Kong protesters. It even plans to stop working with the commentators who conducted the interview. Now, Blizzard is facing a wave of criticism. And while that outrage’s is happening online, …

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How to Create a Retail Disaster Recovery Plan for Your Store

As a glance at any day’s headlines will show you, disaster can strike anytime, anywhere. Every small business should plan for disaster. For retailers, however, disaster planning has additional urgency, because you have to worry not only about your employees, but also about your customers. The last thing you want is for a customer to …

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Natural Disaster Protection: 5 Ways to Prepare Your Business

Many small businesses protect themselves by incorporating. However, companies should also understand how to protect themselves from natural disasters. Forces of nature, like major hurricanes and earthquakes, can have a deadly impact on a small company. It could take weeks, months, and potentially even years for a small business to get back up and running …

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Have a Business Continuity Plan Before a Disaster Hits

If a disaster such as a fire, flood or communication breakdown were to occur, many businesses would lose profits, damage their reputation or even be forced to close. A well-thought-out business continuity plan can help prevent this kind of extensive damage from happening. Having a company-wide plan in case of an emergency is essential, especially …

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Is Your Small Business Prepared for the Next Disaster?

By Rieva Lesonsky If there’s one thing that’s predictable about entrepreneurship, it’s that it’s unpredictable. In this special series, we’ll help you prepare for uncertainty, minimize risks, and protect your business. The deadliest fire in California’s history is raging as I write this. But it’s far from the only natural disaster to strike the country …

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How Starbucks Went From PR Management to PR Disaster Over the Philadelphia Arrest Video

Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.  Perhaps Starbucks thought it could handle it. After a video showing two black men being arrested in a Philadelphia Starbucks was posted on Thursday to Twitter by Melissa DePino, there was a slow burn of online rage. Here were …

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