Crisis Management

5 Business Owners Who Should Have Kept Their Mouth Shut

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / February 10, 2014

CEOs are undoubtedly smart people. They wouldn’t have reached the privileged positions they find themselves in if they weren’t. However, while they are smart, they’re also human, and prone to making costly errors and PR gaffes (which they live to regret). Some of them, along with earning a spot on the wall of shame, have even had phrases coined after them. One example is “pulling a Ratner.” This…

5 Powerful Ways to Manage Your Reputation on a Budget

by / ⠀Startup Advice / May 7, 2013

According to data from Oxford-Metrica, “83% of companies will face a crisis that will negatively impact their share price between 20 and 30%, during the next five years” While there are different kinds of crisis your blog could experience, one of the most damaging crisis your blog can suffer is to have its reputation damaged; whether directly or indirectly, very few companies really survive a severe reputation hit,…

Silence Is Not An Option: Crafting a Crisis Management Message

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / May 11, 2012

A crisis in your world puts you in the spotlight. You know that you need to keep your wits about you, get help, and make difficult decisions under pressure. You appreciate how important it is to stay visible to your allies so that they see you are not beaten down, distressed, or depressed by the upheaval in your life. Let’s talk about what you want to say to…

Pin It on Pinterest