Crisis management program improvement.

Crises can surface at any time and with little or no notice. Analyzing historical cases on successful and unsuccessful case studies can identify common threads that are useful for crisis management program improvement.
This exercise will allow an opportunity to analyze a major crisis and the impact on a community, a nation or the world considering crisis management.
Describe and assess a recent major crisis. (Use the recent example of the Thai children who had to be rescued from the cave)
Discuss the following for the crisis situation:
1. What was the threat or hazard to the organization?
2. If any, what was the element of surprise?
3. In leadership and decision-making, what was the quick timeline of events and decisions to be made?
4. What were some examples of successful decision-making?
5. What were some examples of unsuccessful decision-making?
6. What changes resulted or should be considered?