Much is going on in class over the next few weeks as we wrap up our time together. Your Research Paper is due on Sunday of this week, and hopefully you have already started your preparations for the Final Exam next week.
Our discussion in this module parallels our course text regarding the profession of emergency management. We call ourselves emergency managers, yet many people fail to fully realize what an emergency management is. Here is a short video I feel does an excellent job of summarizing the knowledge, skills, and abilities of the position: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jXlhPGs0T8 (Links to an external site.)
So, what are your thoughts? What one characteristic of an emergency manager is most crucial? Why?