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Wave of Sex Harassment Issues Offer Stark Reminder

Crises Loom, Yet Organizations Continue to Ignore Threats The wave of sexual harassment-related firings continues, proving on an ongoing basis that no organization is immune to a crisis that can cause harm to employees, customers and communities, disrupt business operations,…


Hurricane Irma

Technology vs Hurricane Irma

                            The storm would turn, they said.  Head out to sea, they said.  But, Hurricane Irma had its own agenda and a mind of its own.  It…


WhySchools Need Public Relations

Why Schools Need Public Relations Professionals

Education is under attack, from taxpayers, special interest groups, and others.   This is the media age — Communication needs have increased and become more complex. Schools need public relations professionals to help navigate today’s chaotic, multi-channel communication landscape, strengthening their…


Holiday Hostility

Avoiding Holiday Hostility Using Public Relations

Diffusing problems, figuring out the best story to tell, potentially dealing with some hostility, and trying to stay neutral. Did I just describe a public relations pro at work, or you at your family’s holiday dinner?  Public relations can be…