A turning point that results from a stressful event or a perceived threat to one's well-being that cannot be readily solved by methods that have been successful in the past.
an emotionally stressful event or a traumatic change in one's life
a critical and often unstable stage in a chain of events
a dangerous opportunity
a difficult period of actual or perceived damage to an institution, unit, or individual, triggered by a sudden event or a rapidly developing
a great opportunity for positive change
an adverse incident or series of events, which has the potential to seriously damage the University's staff, students, operations or reputation
an emotionally significant event
an equal-opportunity event
an event or set of circumstances that prevents your business from doing its business
an opportunity, but an opportunity that is fraught with danger
an opportunity for change
an unplanned incident that disrupts or shuts down your operations, threatens your employees and customers, and causes physical, environmental, reputational or psychological damage
a temporary emotional state that usually lasts a few weeks, in which we may experience a sense of shock or imbalance, caused by an event or change in our life that we may have difficulty handling
a threatening opportunity, the Chinese tell us
a threat of loss or an actual loss which arouses anxiety, grief, guilt, anger, depression or craziness
a transformative event
an unstable period of great trouble or danger
An incident or event with consequences, which pose a significant threat to the strategic objectives of an organization.
A critical event, which, if not handled in an appropriate manner, may dramatically impact an organization's profitability, reputation, or ability to operate.
An occurrence and/or perception that threatens the operations, staff, shareholder value, stakeholders, brand, reputation, trust and/or strategic/business goals of an organisation.