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Author Ast, Scott Alan.

Title Managing security overseas [electronic resource] : protecting employees and assets in volatile regions / Scott Alan Ast.

Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, c2010.


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Physical description xxiii, 342 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 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 your 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 -- Predeployment 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".
Other formats Also available in print edition.
System notes Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject 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.
ISBN 9781439804681 (e-book : PDF)
9781439804674 (hardback)