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Speaking Out on the Immigration Ban

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Speaking Out on the Immigration Ban

President Trump’s executive order last Friday banning citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from traveling to the United States for the […]

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Don’t Know Much Geography

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Don’t Know Much Geography

In late March, a Twitter user named Samantha Ficco was shopping at a Walmart in Severn, Md. (close to the […]

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Local Kroger Talks Toilets

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Local Kroger Talks Toilets

It is rare that a story about grocery store bathrooms going viral is positive, but one Kroger store in Athens, […]

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Is Sony Pictures Walking a Fine Line?

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Is Sony Pictures Walking a Fine Line?

Sony Pictures just released its new film The Walk, which tells the true story of French tightrope artist Philippe Petit’s […]

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Nursing Comments Make for an Awkward Week on The View

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Nursing Comments Make for an Awkward Week on The View

The Miss America pageant was on Sunday, September 13. As you may have heard by now, Miss Colorado, Kelley Johnson, […]

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From Coffee to Cabernet: Is Starbucks Losing Focus or Reinforcing its Brand?

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From Coffee to Cabernet: Is Starbucks Losing Focus or Reinforcing its Brand?

Starbucks recently announced that 24 more locations across the country will become Evening Stores, meaning they will offer beer, wine, […]

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Malaysia Air and the New Normal: Some Crises Never End

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Malaysia Air and the New Normal: Some Crises Never End

One of the basic rules about crisis communications is that in the early stages of an incident, you must only […]

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Who Wins in Schumer vs. Star Wars? Everyone

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Who Wins in Schumer vs. Star Wars? Everyone

Did GQ and Amy Schumer harm the Star Wars and Disney brands with a parody on the August cover that […]

Crisis

McDonald’s Minion Madness

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McDonald’s Minion Madness

This past Friday marked the opening of one of the summer’s most anticipated movies for kids (and some adults as […]