As businesses around the world buckle in and brace themselves for the impact that the coronavirus pandemic will have on their operations, proper crisis management has become a necessity for company leadership. Yet only 54% of companies have a crisis plan in place.
One of the most important actions that business leaders can take in the event of a global crisis event like COVID-19 is to quickly implement a plan to communicate company-wide updates. That’s why we’ve prepared this general checklist of internal communication tips to help you effectively communicate with your team during a crisis situation.
In this guide you'll learn how to:
- Conduct a general risk assessment of your organization
- Take steps to prepare your internal communications for an emergency situation
- Convey the right messaging at the right time and measure the impact of your crisis communications plan