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You may not think of it as much as you should but your job has an emergency response plan. Hopefully, they have briefed you on that plan and offered you a packet that lays out the whole thing. This is the law and they are supposed to make you aware of their emergency response plan. Businesses have been perfecting the way to stay viable after disaster for a very long time. While there is much to learn from survivalists and preppers, there is also a ton you can learn from business continuity.
This article takes a small piece of business continuity and applies it to your home preparedness plans. You will love this one. Its very important that you create a battle box. If you are planning on running and gunning or just efficiently evacuating you have to create a battle box.
Bonus: How to Make Pemmican, the Original Survival Food
Invented by the natives of North America pemmican was used by Indian scouts as well as early western explorers.
Native Americans spent a great deal of time on the go and depended on having portable, high-energy, highly nutritious, and filling foods that would last for long periods of time without refrigeration.
Pemmican is a portable, long-lasting, high-energy food. It's made of lean, dried meat that's crushed into powder and mixed with hot, rendered fat. This makes it one of the ultimate foods to have stockpiled for when SHTF or disaster strikes.
People really should avert their gaze from the modern survival thinking for just a bit and also look at how folks 150 years ago did it.
These guys were the last generation to practice basic things, for a living, that we call "survival skills" now.