None of us thinks our lives will be thrown into a crisis situation. But it happens, and those who survive are the ones who are as prepared as they can be, adopt basic survival skills to think clearly and act calmly and efficiently in a crisis situation. Life change and survival expert, Cheryl Perlitz, invites you to adopt these simple crisis management tips that may just save your life. What do you do in a crisis?

  1. Be prepared
  2. Let others know your plans
  3. Stay where you are
  4. Breathe, step back and calm down
  5. Assess the situation
  6. Be respectful of nature
  7. Take your best educated guess and make a plan
  8. Move slowly and deliberately