Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Twitter has become an indispensable emergency monitoring tool.

BCP Coordinators, Facilities managers and media relations managers should get familiar with social networking. Twitter in particular has become the "police scanner" of the Internet age.
You can use Twitter to monitor emergencies before, during and after the event. Crisis events from train wrecks to winter storms to hurricanes have one thing in common: Bursts of Twitter activity that includes snippets of text, pictures and video.