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Seeing through the claim of transparency

In crisis communication I talk a lot about the need for transparency but this has made me wonder whether as comms professionals and leaders we have lost sight of what it really means. Continue reading

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Crisis communication without the communicator

I have often said that artificial intelligence can’t yet get the emotional detail that is needed from developing crisis communication. Continue reading

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Preparing for the consequences of industrial action

I have been in the odd position of being in a union when a strike was called but then needing to provide a service. It is these moments in our lives that really test our personal ethics and boundaries. Continue reading

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A click in the right direction

So much more of our lives happen online now especially after the enforced working from home during the pandemic. All this adds to the risks. Continue reading

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Get me out of here

There is an ongoing discussion about needing to show the business benefits of effective communication and that the stereotypes of PRs need to be challenged. It has been taking place for as long as I can remember and yet things never seem to move forward. I wonder why this is. Continue reading

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Concern, controversy and crisis – 5 ways for comms to survive Christmas

The key for 2023 and the way forward is going to be flexibility and being able to change and adapt to events. Continue reading

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What is the future for social media in a crisis?

So, if social media is diminishing how should we change our crisis communication plans? Continue reading

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When crises attack

If there was a consideration of the aftermath of the decisions made it may not have taken into account, the cumulative impact of these decisions is damaging. Continue reading

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Shrewd move or more of the same?

Anyone involved in PR and communication knows the world is much more complicated and effective communication is a difficult balancing act of many things. Continue reading

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Doing it right

But few of us spent any time really thinking about our own ethics and values. What really matters to us? What would we do and more importantly what wouldn’t we do? Continue reading

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