AuthorAst, Scott Alan
TitleManaging security overseas [electronic resource] : protecting employees and assets in volatile regions / Scott Alan Ast
Imprint Boca Raton, FL. : CRC Press, 2009
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Descript xxiii, 342 p


Challenges to security management in companies with global and high-risk operations -- Travel tracking and intelligence issues : it's 3:00 a.m.,-do you know where you expats are? -- Risk assessment methodologies : the 5:00 p.m. Friday telephone call-"We've got a project kicking off Monday in Colombia" -- Protecting people who don't believe they need to be protected : I would prefer to go "low profile" -- Security, crisis management, and evacuation planning : the 2:00 a.m. Friday telephone call-"The missiles are flying all around us!" -- Crisis management do's and don'ts-pushing the crisis button -- Protecting people and assets around the world : from green acres to the green zone -- Pre-deployment and security awareness training : "Tell me everything I need to know about this country in about 15 minutes" -- Establishing and maintaining contact and coordination with local, regional and international authorities : "We need a favor, we have people in your country that we need evacuated-now!" -- Benchmarking international crisis and security management : "Give me one good reason why our company needs to do this" -- Maximizing your security and crisis management efficiency-how to be all things to all people, and keeping it real

Corporations American -- Foreign countries -- Security measures International business enterprises -- Security measures Corporations American -- Employees -- Protection Americans -- Employment -- Foreign countries -- Protection Business travel -- Safety measures Electronic books.