Why You Can’t Just Send an Email

Why You Can’t Just Send an Email

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The Problem with Emails

Emails. How many do you get each day? How often do you check them? When I say “check,” I mean read. The average time spent reading an email is 11.1 seconds and only five seconds for a text. With instant communications available via texting, instant messaging and social media, email is rapidly losing its charm, particularly amongst millennials. Read More

You're business is not to small for a notification system

No, You’re Not Too Small for a Notification System

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Emergencies Aren’t Biased

Small companies can fall victim to a dangerous mindset of thinking they are too small to take formal precautions against crises. They believe that fancy emergency notification systems are relegated to the companies with thousands of employees scattered around the globe. While the magnitude of the emergency may scale with the size of the company, even the smallest mom and pop company needs a plan and a system to communicate when an unexpected event occurs.

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Hurricane Preparedness

How Communication Systems are Key to Hurricane Preparedness

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The average life of a hurricane is nine days and it is most destructive during its first 12 hours onshore. As you think about preparing your business for a hurricane, you want to keep organizational communication top of mind. Utilizing precise communication before, during, and after a hurricane will help mitigate loss and improve safety outcomes for your people and organization. Here are the major considerations organizations should acknowledge to plan for a hurricane: Read More

Emergency notification templates to protect employees

4 Emergency Notification Templates You Must Have to Protect Employees

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Don’t be Caught Unprepared

An emergency is defined as “a serious, unexpected, and often dangerous situation requiring immediate action.” The key word here is “unexpected.” An emergency is an emergency because it is not predictable – but it can be planned for if you understand your most likely threats. Read More

5 Signs You Need a Mass Notification System

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What Technology Are You Using?

What system do you use to send mass messaging to your employees? If you’re like most organizations, you probably use email. According to The Internal Communication and Technology Survey of 500 respondents from SMB to global enterprises, 68 percent communicate via email with at least 80 percent of their employees, mostly for events, pulse surveys, leadership communications, employee newsletters, change communications, and HR/rewards/pension communications. Many also utilize their company intranet site, often sending an email to direct employees to the intranet site. Read More

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4 Ways Location Improves Your Emergency Communication Plan

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In the last ten years, the workplace has transitioned from stationary to mobile. As technology has advanced it’s changed the way we work, where we work, and when we work. In fact, this report by Global Workplace Analytics discovered that employees are not at their desks as much as 50-60% of the time. Many employees change locations multiple times a day, and others frequently travel or do offsite work. With the rise of staff on the go, there is an increase in external risks in addition to those that occur in the office. So how do you keep your people safe? You need a system that can adapt to people’s changing location and the changing landscape around us. Read More

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Beat Hurricane Season with Emergency Notification Templates

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Hurricane season is upon us and based on a recent report from The Weather Channel, you can expect it to be “busier’ than usual. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) expects 11-17 named storms to hit this season, 5-9 of which are predicted to become hurricanes. This means that 2-4 of these storms are expected to become major hurricanes. These predictions put the expectations for this season above the thirty-year average for the Atlantic Basin. Read More