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Webinar - Leading in Times of Crisis

Webinar - Leading in Times of Crisis

Posted by Kevin Miller

March 31, 2020

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Problem Summary: Coronavirus wasn't the first crisis to impact organizations, and it certainly won't be the last. This webinar provides tips on how to prepare for a crisis, and how to communicate with your team and behave as a leader during a crisis.

Pluralsight Link: Managing IT: Leading in Times of Crisis

Quote: “Planning ahead is responsible and smart.”

Quote: “It's a big world out there, and I'm not the only one in it.”

No organization is exempt from crises and their far-reaching effects. We're seeing this play out in real-time as companies around the world respond to COVID-19 by making large-scale shifts to "business as usual." No company can predict when catastrophe will come or all the operational steps to quell the storm, but one thing is certain. In times of crisis, leadership matters.

Whether this is your first time leading through a crisis—or you've navigated a few during your career, you'll want to join Pluralsight author and senior IT management consultant Kevin Miller as he shares best practices to lead a modern tech org through challenging times, including:

  • How to create and test your disaster recovery plan
  • How to effectively communicate to your team during times of crisis
  • How you to show up in your interactions with your team