Before we get ahead of ourselves, we should probably explain why having a crisis management team is important in the first place. 

Having a crisis management team is crucial because it helps you stay prepared for anything. This means that when things do eventually go awry (and they will), you’ll be able to manage it quickly and effectively. And no, you can’t have one person running the show because that would be a lot on one person’s plate. 

But what type of people should you have on your crisis management team to ensure that any and every dilemma is solved swiftly — and tactfully? 

media update’s Taylor Goodman unpacks the dream team here:

Who would you have on your crisis management team? Be sure to let us know in the comments section below.

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If you want to learn more about crisis management, then be sure to read Crisis management: Three steps towards recovery after a PR mishap.
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