Coronavirus/COVID-19 Pandemic Resources
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Join Stratiscope CEO John Bwarie, community resilience and crisis response expert, for twice-weekly online business leadership discussions and sharing around strategies, tactics, and best practices in managing organizations through the coronavirus crisis.
We’re taking our monthly events online, so now anyone can attend from anywhere. Put us on your calendar:
- Capri Maddox is the Executive Director of the newly established Los Angeles City Department of Civil and Human Rights (CHRD). Mayor Eric Garcetti appointed Ms. Maddox to the position in February 2020 to address systemic racism and bias in the areas of commerce, education, employment, and housing. Watch clips from her virtual City Impact Lab here.
Resources & Tactics for Leaders
These resources are available to help business and community leaders work through the COVID-19 pandemic and maintain community engagement.
“Never let a good crisis go to waste.” No less of a leader than Winston Churchill said this, and it holds true as much as ever. CEO John Bwarie shares his tactics on seizing this opportunity to grow your leadership skills. Read the blog.
As a leader, it’s your role to step up and organize people and resources to help your community through crises. CEO John Bwarie shares how to lead during compounding and cascading crises. Read the blog.
Governments are cautiously relaxing COVID-19 restrictions. As your business reopens, are you prepared to step back up as a leader and resume your community engagement efforts? The landscape has changed, and Stratiscope’s John Bwarie offers 6 tactics to get you back in the game. Read the blog.
It’s time for you to reconnect with those you need to lead as part of your community and reestablish yourself in a community leadership role. John Bwarie shares insights on how to reconnect with your community in the “return-to-work” phase of the pandemic. Read the blog.
On May 7, 2020, Stratiscope hosted Tim Gaspar, CEO Of Gaspar Insurance Service, to provide his informed pandemic risk management insights to nonprofit board members. Read the blog and watch the full presentation.
On March 30, 2020, Stratiscope CEO John Bwarie appeared on ABC7 to share 3 tips for adjusting to remote working during the coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic. Watch the video.
These six engagement strategies for cities work to maintain and strengthen the connections already established through in-person engagement initiatives that bring hope and connectedness to the community.
These 34 actions cover the three critical community impact phases of a pandemic: Preparation, Isolation and Social Distance, and Rebuilding.
Community Intelligence Podcasts
These archive recordings cover community resilience topics, with relevant, resonant lessons for the current crisis:
Robin Barnes, EVP and COO of Greater New Orleans Inc., discusses large-scale resilience, her work with local communities to build radical resilience, and her experiences in post-9/11 New York and post-Katrina New Orleans.
In this 3-part conversation, Dr. Lucy Jones of Caltech explores the intersection of scientific research and community activation.
Harry shares with us his own experience with incarceration as a youth, how he found his way to this work, and the bold, new approach that he and New Earth are taking to keep kids out of the prison system.