Crisis Management

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PR Roundup: CNN Touts Trump, COVID Emergency Ends, Best Times to Post on Social

May 11th, 2023 by

Learn how CNN, the COVID emergency ending and social media times are impacting public relations this week.

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Podcasts Can be a Critical Part of Your Crisis Strategy

May 10th, 2023 by

Podcasts can be an effective way for executives to build credibility and trust with key stakeholders, argues our contributor.

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How Brands Can Combat Crises Sparked by AI ‘Hallucinating’

May 9th, 2023 by

How do you navigate being a public figure when AI poses a risk to pretty much everyone in the public eye?

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What Succession Gets Right (and Wrong) about Communications

April 25th, 2023 by

As the award-winning TV show “Succession” closes out its final season, our contributor reflects on its representation of the communications industry.

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PRNEWS Poll: Bud Light Needs to Take Ownership of Its Actions

April 18th, 2023 by

Communicators (and consumers) expect more from brands in this day and age—especially when a brand or its representatives are attacked surrounding a move toward inclusion.

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An Increase in National Crises Causes Communicators to Reconsider When to Pause Social Posts

April 6th, 2023 by

From a communications perspective it may now be more confusing about knowing when to halt social media posting or pitching, due to ongoing daily disasters—natural and man-made.

this week's PR news roundup includes the Army ousting Jonathan Majors, an examination of an open letter to half AI development and supporting Transgender Visibility Day

PR Roundup: Army Pivots, Calls to Pause AI Dev and Celebrating Transgender Visibility

March 30th, 2023 by

PRNEWS reviews the Army’s advertising pivot, the impact of an open letter to halt AI, and supporting Transgender employees.

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Preparing Your Organization for Communicating During a Cyber Attack

March 27th, 2023 by

As breaches and cyber attack concerns continue with increased frequency, these are a few things to keep in mind when forming your communications strategy:

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Silicon Valley Bank: A Masterclass in How Not to Handle a Crisis

March 16th, 2023 by

When reviewing the Silicon Valley Bank failure from a public relations lens, several missed opportunities are readily apparent. Our author provides steps SVB should have taken to communicate

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How to Level with Clients in Crisis

March 13th, 2023 by

Our author points to some traditional crisis response tactics that he believes no longer work, and provides alternative advice for clients in crisis.