Corporate Confessions Pose New Challenges for Public Relations Pros

It used to be like pulling teeth to get corporate America to talk about anything that even resembled proprietary financial or strategic information. These days, it seems, the
reverse is true: In the wake of Enron/Andersen, corporate leaders seem almost too eager to open their ledgers and lay it all on the table. "Suddenly, confession is right there
alongside the bluster...not because they want to but because they fear the consequences if they don't," says a recent article in Business 2.0 magazine.