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SBA: Tips on using social media for disaster recovery

Get tips on best practices for creating a crisis communications plan using social media during a March 13 webinar from 2 to 3 p.m. EDT hosted by Agility Recovery Solutions and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) titled, “Social Media and Disaster Recovery.”

Experts Jim Garrow with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, and Patrice Cloutier from the Ontario (Canada) Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services will address the practical use of social media during emergency situations. Case studies, including the Joplin recovery efforts, will also be discussed.

Space is limited. Register at SBA has partnered with Agility to offer business continuity strategies through its “PrepareMyBusiness” website. Visit to access past webinars and get additional preparedness tips.

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