Posts Categorized: Crisis Communications

Unseen risk: troubleshooting a crisis plan

Let’s face it: your crisis communications plan is inadequate. Sure, you have a document gathering dust on a… More

The First 48 Minutes of a PR Crisis

When faced with a crisis situation, what’s your immediate reaction – fight, flee or freeze?

The correct answer?… More

8 Crisis and Reputation Lessons From Benjamin Franklin

With the rapid growth of technology, social activism and increased transparency, brands face risks like never before. Given… More

Video: Get your ship together in a crisis

Don’t want to get caught with your pants down in a crisis? Fineman PR developed an animated video… More

How to talk about product recalls

Products are recalled every day. Recalls vary in scale and severity with differing degrees of impact… More

Brands Trending Toward Transparency

In Dave Eggers’ novel The Circle, a college graduate joins a powerful technology company and quickly climbs up… More

LeBron’s Sad Mirror Photo Instructive for Businesses

First there was “the dress.” Then came the “More

Navigating a crisis when it doesn’t just “go away”

“Make it go away….” Dreaded legal action, labor or community unrest, product recalls, environmental challenges, corporate scandal, personal… More

Retailers’ Biggest Blunders

Even our most beloved brands are not immune to the occasional offensive gesture. We have all witnessed an… More

Waiting is the Hardest Part: Gathering Information in a Crisis

The official confirmation just hours ago that Flight 370 landed in the Indian Ocean brought to a numbing… More

LinkedIn or Locked Out

A LinkedIn invitation rejection is making the rounds… More