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Tag: crisis management team
Especially when involved in a profession that is evolving as quickly as retail loss prevention, career growth is essential to professional survival. Read More
As we all know, a major crisis can arise at any time. It can be natural or man-made, short-lived or having devastating consequences over an extended period, affecting one business or many, and permanently damaging the reputation of some. Read More
A comprehensive approach to addressing a workplace violence incident involves these seven steps. Read More
Many crisis events are, by their nature, impossible to predict. However, the impact they have on retailers can be dramatically curtailed if the organization is prepared and crisis leadership is adequately prepared to manage the resultant disruption. Read More
Warren Buffett has been quoted as saying, “It takes twenty years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.”
In the digital age, social media has probably turned that five minutes into less than two minutes. Sites like Facebook and Twitter have been around for a decade. But, even Read More
In recent years, senior loss prevention executives throughout retail have had to come to grips with a different type of promotional sale events—the all-too-frequent store-closing sale.
It is no longer a rarity that LP managers are called upon to design and implement shrink-control programs that protect inventories throughout the process of closing a retail store. Read More
By Dean Correia
A true crisis can take many forms. An employee has been murdered as a result of a workplace violence situation. A Category 2 hurricane is headed for your facilities. A never-before-seen infectious disease has arrived and is negatively affecting your operation due to the anxiety it is causing your employees Read More
Based on recent events, it’s time for all companies to revisit their crisis management and crisis communication plans.
Then: Hurricane Katrina, Superstorm Sandy, racial profiling accusations at Macy’s, food contamination at Chipotle.
Now: Charlottesville protests, civil disturbances at Berkeley, Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma.
The list goes on and on, and it never Read More
Excellence in Leadership
Nadine Lajeune, Format Leader, Retail Asset and Profit Protection, Sears Holdings
Following international travel as an environmental consultant and then a corporate safety manager with Case Corporation, Lajeune was recruited to Sears as corporate safety and hazmat manager in 2003. As her retail career continued to flourish, she was named Read More