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Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal Launches 'Crisis Ahead' Podcast
Edward Segal, Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Crisis Management Expert
Washington, DC
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

The cover of Edward Segal's new book on crisis management.
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Crisis management expert, consultant, and author Edward Segal today announced the launch of "Crisis Ahead",  his new podcast on crisis management. Each week Segal will share his advice and insights on how companies can respond to, manage, and recover from a crisis, or what people can learn from how organizations and individuals in the news are dealing with crisis situations.   

In the inaugural episode, Segal discusses how companies can navigate the coronavirus crisis and why, even as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, it's not too early to start preparing for the next crisis.  The video version of the podcast can be viewed at https://lnkd.in/e-C7uPr.  The audio version can be accessed at https://www.listennotes.com/podcasts/the-crisis-ahead/how-companies-and-kFZ1RrwAlIz/. The podcast is produced by Heartcast Media.

The "Crisis Ahead" podcast is based on Segal's new book on crisis management — "Crisis Ahead:  101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies" (Nicholas Brealey). It is now available from Amazon as an ebook at this link: https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B0827JK83Q/ref=tmm_kin_title_0?ie=UTF8&qid=&sr=  .

"Crisis Ahead" will be released as a paperback on June 16.

The book features a discussion about the early crisis management lessons that can be learned from the pandemic and includes a template for a crisis management and communication plan that can be customized for the needs of any company or organization. "If a business did not have a crisis management plan in place before the pandemic, they certainly need one now," Segal said.

"Crisis Ahead" is based on the premise that it is not a matter of if a crisis will hit, it's a matter of when. It features dozens of anecdotes, stories, and lessons about how companies, organizations, and individuals — ranging from Amazon, Apple, and the European Union, to Disney, Starbucks, and entrepreneur Elon Musk— have prepared for, created, managed, and communicated about crisis situations.

About Edward Segal

Edward Segal has more than 30 years' experience as a crisis management expert. He managed crisis situations as the CEO of two trade associations; advised and helped organizations survive disasters, scandals, and emergencies including the arrest and firing of corporate officers, hate crimes, and sexual harassment; and conducted crisis management and communication training for hundreds of executives and their staffs.

Segal is the former marketing strategies columnist for The Wall Street Journal's StartUpJournal.com and senior media relations consultant for Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide. He has provided expert PR advice and counsel to more than 500 corporations and organizations.

For more information about the book, go to http://www.publicrelations.com.


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