Resilience Summit Morning Session #2

The next round of workshops featured presentations from Larissa Read of SE Group on Scenario Planning for organizations and information for small businesses on how to recover from disaster.

Small Business Disaster Recovery

This workshop included descriptions of the current two Community Development Block Grants-Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) available to small businesses affected by the 2013 floods. Each grant is up to $50,000 for eligible businesses. It included advice on how to apply, and how the grant process works.
Best business resilient practices: Learn the top 5 practices all businesses must have in order to build resiliency and increase odds of surviving a disaster, weather man-made or nature-made.
Free and low cost consulting and workshops provided by the Boulder Small Business Development Center (SBDC). The SBDC offers “best practices” training for businesses which helps develop resilient, successful outcomes.

Scenario Planning

The scenario planning workshop looked at how to adapt to different situations and ways to adapt your organization to whatever happens.