About Crisis Management and Contingency Planning


I stick by the principle that one can always somehow recover from public’s bad commentaries, but it is very hard and sometimes impossible to win back trust from corporates and institutions that experienced unprofessional handling…

Alain Bertrand, about Crisis Management and Contingency Planning

Here’s the Full list of 2012 Emmy winners


And The Winners of Sunday’s 64th annual Primetime Emmy Awards presented by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences are:

  • Drama Series: “Homeland,” Showtime.
  • Actress, Drama Series: Claire Danes, “Homeland,” Showtime.
  • Actor, Drama Series: Damian Lewis, “Homeland,” Showtime.
  • Supporting Actor, Drama Series: Aaron Paul, “Breaking Bad,” AMC.
  • Supporting Actress, Drama Series: Maggie Smith, “Downton Abbey,” PBS.
  • Writing, Drama Series: Alex Gansa, Howard Gordon, Gideon Raff, “Homeland,” Showtime.
  • Directing, Drama Series: Tim Van Patten, “Boardwalk Empire,” HBO.
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Thus Spoke Zuck: Everything You Need To Know About Everything Zuck Shared


See on Scoop.itSocial Media through the Islanders’ Prism

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took the stage at TechCrunch Disrupt Tuesday for his first public interview since his company’s stock value was cut in half after its IPO, which “has obviously been disappointing,” he said.

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Modus Operandi’s Salute to the most beautifully held Olympiads – Goodbye London 2012…


… Welcome Rio

London 2012 Paralympics, Alain BERTRAND, Modus Operandi, Social Media MauritiusOh yeah and let the Samba begin, if this promises to be as good as this year.

London Summer Games are over. Lights are out in London after the gigantic Fireworks, the myriad of stars on a beautiful stage and in the stadium. Yes,  these 2012 Summer Games were exceptionnal. We should once again salute the 10000+ volunteers that have given their time, energy and pride in the name of Patriotism and for the love of their country. That was purely the direct and true translation and most beautiful response to JFK’s famous words:

… ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country. 

And they, the volunteers, but not only, just did that! They did for their country, they did for the World to see how much geniuses Brittons could be, how big their heart was. Same can apply to the thousands of courageous handicapped athletes who fought not only for better perception and acceptation of their condition but for their nation as well.

LONDON 2012? What a lesson!

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Modus Operandi’s selection of snaps from London Paralympics 2012.


How much more courageous are we, the “Normals”?

London 2012 Olympics and has been successful overall. The Paralympics have been even more stunningly mediatised via Social Media. Good for the benefit of Sports for all.

Here’s a selection of some of the snaps from the London 2012 Paralympics.