Andrea Goulet Ford

Are Archetypes the Key to Managing Your Next PR Crisis?

By: Andrea Goulet Ford | August 11, 2014 | 
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Archetypes, or storytelling patterns, have long been used for developing brand personalities. But they can also be used to avoid crises in your business... Read More
Clay Morgan

The Importance of the Crisis Communications Drill

By: Clay Morgan | August 7, 2014 | 
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Have you ever held a crisis communications drill? Much like the military, crisis prevention starts with preparedness. Try involving your clients in a drill... Read More
Gini Dietrich

Crisis Communications 101: What You Can Learn from Union Street Guest House

By: Gini Dietrich | August 7, 2014 | 
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Union Street Guest House is in hot water after threatening to fine their customers for negative reviews. Here is crisis communications 101 from the story... Read More
Sylvia Montgomery

Manage a Social Media Crisis in Your Professional Services Firm

By: Sylvia Montgomery | August 6, 2014 | 
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Professional service firms deal with some unique challenges, but must take these preparation and planning steps to overcome a social media crisis... Read More
Doreen Overstreet

Avoid Being, Like, Clueless in a Client Crisis

By: Doreen Overstreet | August 4, 2014 | 
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Preparation, research, speed, and a full understanding of what is involved are crucial to avoiding being clueless when client crisis arises... Read More
Gini Dietrich

How to Write a Crisis Communications Plan

By: Gini Dietrich | August 4, 2014 | 
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Melissa Agnes, the co-founder of crisis intelligence firm, Agnes Day, joins us for a free webinar on how to write an online crisis communications plan... Read More
Alex Schiff

Crisis Communications: What Happens When You Swear at Your Customers

By: Alex Schiff | July 9, 2014 | 
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Swearing at your customers might be one of the worst things to ever happen. Here's how a startup grew their business because of crisis communications... Read More
Gini Dietrich

Target in Crisis: Five Lessons from the Chief Marketing Officer

By: Gini Dietrich | May 27, 2014 | 
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There are five things communicators can learn from Target in crisis, what the chief marketing officer did well and how the culture needs to change... Read More
Howie Goldfarb

Crisis Prevention Begins Offline, Not Online

By: Howie Goldfarb | April 23, 2014 | 
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What if you could offer quality products and services while keeping your employees happy? Would online crisis prevention be an issue? Sometimes the real crisis starts offline. If you can prevent those crises, you won't have to worry about digital crisis management... Read More
Laura Petrolino

Crisis Communications Lessons from Malaysia Airlines

By: Laura Petrolino | April 3, 2014 | 
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Even most teenage boys know by now not to break up with a girl through text message. Notifying the families of the Malaysian Airlines flight victims of something this tragic is not only careless, but displays an almost sickening indifference to the people who they should have taken the most care to support. What should they do next... Read More