Crisis Communications. Issues Management.
Crisis Communications. Issues Management.

Does that phrase make your stomach lurch? Sharing. It was fine in kindergarten and maybe with a counselor behind closed doors. But talking publicly about how your company managed a crisis. No way. What can you possibly gain? If you are presented with an opportunity to set the record straight on a crisis your organization…

Your organization deserves to have its story told, understood and remembered. When you’re under the microscope of the news media (for whatever reason), the ability to tell that story clearly, effectively and memorably becomes critical. Most organizations regularly engage in a process of strategic planning in search of a vision, a 10-year plan, a re-branding…

If you remember your Cold War history, you may know the Distant Early Warning Line or DEW Line, which was a system of radar stations in the Canadian Artic constructed in the mid ‘50s. Its purpose was to detect incoming Soviet bombers and provide early warning of any sea and land invasion. Your organization needs…

It’s the time of year we make resolutions.  Perhaps one of yours will be to get your organization ready to communicate effectively in a crisis. If you don’t have a crisis communications plan already, now’s the time to craft one.  A good place to start the process is with the person or department responsible, such…