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Synonyms for crisis

Synonyms for crisis

a highly volatile dangerous situation requiring immediate remedial action

Words related to crisis

an unstable situation of extreme danger or difficulty

a crucial stage or turning point in the course of something

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Control--Level of control varies with the type of crisis.
The goals define the "What;" that is, the specific outcomes and objectives of the crisis intervention.
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Chapter 3, "Prevention: Finding Warning Signs," focuses primarily on the basic element of crisis warning signal detection, a three-part process including (1) identifying the sources of information to be scanned; (2) deciding how information collection will be completed; and (3) evaluating collected information for its crisis potential (p.
There are five simple but important steps to developing a real crisis management program.
For the future, it is planned to analyse different cases, find sets of actions taken, categorise them and build more concrete acting model of crisis management.
One of the book's key lessons--and one that is useful for anyone thrown into a crisis situation but especially for HR professionals who may not be used to being part of a core crisis team--is the need to demonstrate leadership: "You need to recognize and remember you are in the best position to deal with the complex, unfolding human side of these events, both short- and long-term.
The genesis of the crisis was a collapse in farm earnings and agricultural real estate prices in the 1980s.
This is best exemplified by the infamous hostage crisis during the 1974 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany, and the Centennial Park bombing during the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia.
It also has a very good appendix on crisis management, with tables, charts and checklists.
Elements and components of crisis situations are identified.
22 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Crisis Metric, Burson- Marsteller's new monthly corporate crisis survey, problems related to mergers and acquisitions are the most frequently cited crises reported in major global publications.
The best way to test your plan and crisis team is to conduct an emergency response drill.
Recognizable in students' writings were social-psychological factors that influenced perceptions of a crisis, which can affect responses to it and instruction about it.
Crisis states identified by the American Medical Association as of March were Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Washington and West Virginia.