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Everbridge (formerly 3n Global) to Present Swine Flu Webinar on Responsible Internal Communications

Pandemic communication expert Dr. Robert C. Chandler to address importance of truth and transparency in swine flu communications

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – May 1, 2009 – Everbridge (formerly 3n Global), the world’s recognized leader in incident notification systems, today announced that in an effort to increase public awareness about communication challenges surrounding the swine flu outbreak, the company will host another free Everbridge Insights webinar, “Swine Flu Employee Communications: Truth and Transparency,” on Wednesday, May 6. The one-hour webinar, the second in an ongoing Everbridge educational series on swine flu communications, will feature Dr. Robert C. Chandler, Ph.D., pandemic communication expert and Director of the Nicholson School of Communication at the University of Central Florida, who will provide advice on how to overcome internal politics during this global health crisis and quell employee fear and anxieties about the swine flu.

During the live webinar on May 6, Dr. Chandler will share detailed information to help organizations:

  • Overcome internal politics to achieve their communication objectives
  • Convince senior management to act
  • Manage rumors and quell employee fear
  • Communicate need-to-know information while preventing panic or information overload
  • Address work-at-home policies

Everbridge will broadcast the webinar live from 9AM to 10AM Pacific Time on Wednesday, May 6, 2009. To register for the event, please visit www.everbridge.com/webinars

Additional Swine Flu Communication Resources:

Swine Flu Communication Best Practices Webinar Replay
The replay of the Everbridge Insights webinar, “Swine Flu Communication Best Practices,” which originally aired on April 29, 2009, is now available on demand. The free replay covers Dr. Chandler’s dos and don’ts of communicating in a pandemic. To access the webinar replay, please visit www.everbridge.com/webinars

Everbridge Pandemic Solution
Everbridge for Pandemics, a comprehensive solution developed over years of collaboration with Dr. Robert C. Chandler, Ph.D. and Everbridge, is currently available and can be quickly implemented. The solution includes:

  • Pandemic preparedness self-assessment tool
  • Nearly 300 pandemic-specific message maps
  • Executive-level PowerPoint presentations
  • Two-hour audio briefing
  • Testing and validation tool

For more information about Everbridge for Pandemics, please visit https://www.everbridge.com/white-paper-message-maps-pandemics/

Selected Work by Dr. Robert C. Chandler
Pandemic: Business Continuity Priorities for the Coming Outbreak, written by Dr. Robert C. Chandler, Ph.D., is available for purchase. For more information about the book, please visit www.bcpmedia.com/cart/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=75&products_id=202

About Everbridge (formerly 3n Global)
Everbridge, the world’s recognized leader in incident notification systems, merges technology with industry expertise to help millions of people communicate in a crisis, manage operational incidents and connect on a daily basis. The company’s notification platform and incident lifecycle communications model makes communicating to many as simple and effective as communicating to one. Organizations in more than 100 countries—including Salesforce.com, AirTran Airways, the American Red Cross, and Virginia Tech—rely on Everbridge for their emergency notification and day-to-day communication needs. For more information about Everbridge, visit www.everbridge.com