The Resilience Dividend: Being Strong in a World Where Things Go Wrong

  • 11h 16m 59s
  • Judith Rodin
  • Gildan Media
  • 2014

Building resilience—the ability to bounce back more quickly and effectively—is an urgent social and economic issue. Our interconnected world is susceptible to sudden and dramatic shocks and stresses: a cyber-attack, a new strain of virus, a structural failure, a violent storm, a civil disturbance, an economic blow.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1. The Resilience Framework: Five Characteristics
  • Chapter 2. A MindSet: Roots of the Thinking
  • Chapter 3. A Practice: Readiness, Responsiveness, Revitalization
  • Chapter 4. Disruption: A World of Stresses and Shocks
  • Chapter 5. How Crisis Becomes Disaster: The Human Factor
  • Chapter 6. Awareness: Yes, It Can Happen Here
  • Chapter 7. Readiness: We're All Responsible
  • Chapter 8. Getting Ahead of Threats: Addressing Vulnerabilities
  • Chapter 9. Responsiveness: Social Cohesion Is the First Responder
  • Chapter 10. Leadership Emerges: Institutions and Individuals Step Up
  • Chapter 11. After the Crisis: Bouncing Forward
  • Chapter 12. Revitalization: Energizing, Affirming, Sharing a Vision