Crisis Management


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Top 10 PR Crises of 2015

Ashley McCown, President of Boston-based Strategic Communications firm Solomon McCown, provides her annual review of the top ten public relations crises of the year. | MORE »

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4 PR Tips Martin Shkreli May Have Missed

In the court of public opinion, the arrest of Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO and founder Martin Shkreli for securities fraud is inextricably linked to this year’s sudden, stratospheric rise in the price of AIDS drug Daraprim. | MORE »

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Crisis Planning: 5 Issues You Need to Resolve

An unforeseen crisis can’t be prevented, and with the immediacy of today’s media, it can take minutes for misinformation to morph into its own conversation. | MORE »

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Top 12 PR Stories of 2015 From PR News

Here’s our purely subjective list of some of the year’s top PR stories covered by PR News, in no particular order, with links to coverage.
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4 Reasons Why ‘There’s No Such Thing as Bad PR’ May Be Wrong

We look at some of the biggest PR crises of recent months and see if all that bad press has a silver lining. | MORE »

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2015 PR People Awards: Public Affairs Professional of the Year

Winner: John Guilfoil, Owner/Principal, John Guilfoil Public Relations (JGPR) John Guilfoil has proven to the police and fire departments of New England that his services are of value. In just one year, he’s grown his … | MORE »

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2015 PR People Awards: Crisis Manager of the Year

Winner: Karen Doyne, Managing Director and Leader, US Crisis Practice, Burson-Marsteller From the tragedy at Virginia Tech to the Target data breach to the Lufthansa/Germanwings crash to countless other crises, Karen Doyne brings to every … | MORE »

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Crisis Response Should Be a Reflex: 7 Important Steps for Your Organization

Creating an organization is like creating a living thing; don’t forget to give it reflexes to help it survive. | MORE »

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11 Smart Steps All Communicators Should Take Before Year’s End

Let’s assume you are brilliant.  And you’re an inspiration to your peers, an asset to your organization.  Let’s also assume that while you’re an A-player you still have a lot to learn. As the late, esteemed UCLA coach John Wooden noted, “It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.” If you’re still […] | MORE »

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Can Chipotle Overcome Its E. coli Crisis?

You can do everything correctly in a crisis, yet your brand still may suffer. On the other hand, the end game is just that—and it takes a while before most crises come to a close. Certainly Chipotle illustrates this.
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