How Does Weather Affect Businesses
|Posted on May 31, 2023 at 10:55 AM|
Weather can affect businesses in a number of ways, both positive and negative. Some of the most common ways that weather affects businesses include:
-Product demand: Weather can affect the demand for certain products and services. For example, demand for snowblowers and ice melters increases during the winter, while demand for swimsuits and sunscreen increases during the summer.
-Employee productivity: Weather can also affect employee productivity. For example, employ...Read Full Post »
HOW CAN AN ORGANIZATION USE SCENARIO PLANNING TO UNDERSTAND POTENTIAL IMPACTS FROM CHANGES IN THE CLIMATE.
|Posted on May 25, 2023 at 11:50 AM|
Scenario planning is a technique used to help organizations understand the future by creating a set of plausible scenarios that could unfold. This can be a helpful tool for understanding the potential impacts of changes of climate on an organization's business.
To use scenario planning to understand changes in the climate, organizations need to first define the purpose of the scenario planning effort, determine the key question to be answered and the time frame of the scena...Read Full Post »
Strategies to assist organizations in dealing with the impacts of weather
|Posted on May 19, 2023 at 10:40 AM|
What are some strategies to assist organizations in dealing with the impacts of weather.
-Have a plan in place. This plan should include steps for how to communicate with employees and customers, how to protect property, and how to resume operations after a weather event. There are contingency planners available to help organizations proactively address these types of situations at the business operations level. Need assistance with understanding how your o...Read Full Post »
SCENARIO PLANNING CAN HELP ORGANIZATIONS BETTER UNDERSTAND AND PREPARE FOR THE CHALLENGES OF WEATHER AND CLIMATE
|Posted on May 15, 2023 at 9:30 AM|
Modern society has reaped the benefits of weather and climate prediction. However, weather and climate can still be unpredictable and extreme at times, making it difficult for businesses and governments to plan for the future. Scenario planning is a tool that can help organizations to better understand and prepare for these challenges.
What is scenario planning?
Scenario planning is a process of creating and analyzing alternative future scenarios. It is a way of thinki...Read Full Post »
WeatherStrategy LLC Overview
|Posted on May 22, 2021 at 2:55 PM|
An overview of WeatherStrategy LLC....about us, our value and the problems we solve.
Weather Hazard Planning - Drought
|Posted on March 5, 2021 at 3:00 PM|
Drought can have a significant impact on people, animals and agriculture. The lack of rain/precipitation can also cause temperatures to be above normal in most cases.
Weather Hazard Analysis - Heatwaves
|Posted on February 26, 2021 at 4:30 PM|
Without adaptations like air conditioning, heatwaves can be very impactful to human health. Heatwaves can also impact the cost of energy and extended heatwaves can tax energy generation. The impact to agriculture (plants and animals) can be devastating.
Weather Hazard Analysis - Synoptic - Cold Spell
|Posted on February 19, 2021 at 3:30 PM|
Cold spells with significantly below normal temperatures can impact many businesses and organizations. This overview discusses cold spells in general and their impact.
Weather Hazard Analysis - Synoptic Scale
|Posted on February 12, 2021 at 7:10 PM|
Weather happens at many different scales. Cold fronts, high pressure systems, low pressure systems and warm fronts are examples of synoptic scale systems. What do you look out for regarding synoptic scale weather events?
Weather Hazard Analysis - Types of Weather Hazards
|Posted on February 3, 2021 at 2:15 PM|
This is a brief overview of the different types of weather hazards that could affect your business or organization.