Responding to a Crisis

Throughout our lives, we will all face crises. Whether it's recovering from a natural disaster, or seeing a parent unexpectedly lose their job, how you respond will often shape your life.

Businesses also face crises from time to time that disrupt to their day-to-day objectives. These situations can threaten a company’s health and success by tarnishing its reputation, damaging its business operations, negatively impacting its finances, or even harming its employees.

In this exercise, students will learn about the different internal and external crises organizations face and will respond to two discussion questions.

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Difficulty
Basic
Duration
Under 30 Minutes
Format
Online activity