What is a crisis?

Any situation that is threatening or could threaten to harm people or property,
seriously interrupt operations, damage reputation and/or negatively impact the bottom line.

Crisis Prevention / Response / Planning

We are ready to provide assistance with crisis management and response in-person or remotely, around the globe. Our team has pioneered techniques for all types of crises, from physical situations to online threats..

Crisis Management Training / Presentations

We are crisis management experts who can teach anywhere in the world. We provide a wide array of training delivered in-person or online, from one-hour presentations to multi-day workshops, from media training through crisis simulations.

Crisis Management Education

Browse our 400+ articles, sign up for the free Crisis Manager newsletter, or check out the training and educational materials in the Crisis Manager Bookstore.

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Free Crisis Management Publications

We offer some helpful free resources for your own education or to educate others.

Keeping the Wolves at Bay: Media Training

Crisis Communications Preparedness Checklist

30 Lessons from 30 Years of Crisis Management

Public Affairs Preparedness Checklist

From the BCM Blog

The Bernstein Crisis Management Blog features new posts weekly from real crisis management consultants about right-way and wrong-way examples of crises in the news, best practices and interesting research results. We also manage a second blog, with original material, at the Free Management library, and aggregate the posts from both blogs monthly in our free Crisis Manager newsletter.