Health

The Coronavirus Becomes a Pandemic

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February 24, 2020

The Coronavirus Becomes a Pandemic

As the coronavirus spreads to Lebanon and Iran as well as South Korea and Italy in surprisingly large numbers, the […]

Communications

Can We All Just Get Along?

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February 10, 2020

Can We All Just Get Along?

With countless stories of executives whose careers and families have been ruined under the weight of the new cancel culture, […]

Company News

LEVICK Launches New Website

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January 27, 2020

LEVICK Launches New Website

We spent nearly a year writing, designing and optimizing a new web site, not just because we wanted a new […]

Finance

The Debt Relief Industry Is The Wild West

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January 14, 2020

The Debt Relief Industry Is The Wild West

  Personal debt, one of the early indicators of the health of the economy, is moving in the wrong direction. [...]
Crisis

Nine Corporate Communications Challenges for 2020

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January 6, 2020

Nine Corporate Communications Challenges for 2020

Brink, the daily eNewsletter for Marsh’s 77,000 risk officers asked me to predict the near future and what we are [...]
Brand

Corporate Social Responsibility in the Age of Shaming

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December 17, 2019

Corporate Social Responsibility in the Age of Shaming

Last week, I had the honor of keynoting the annual Summit D&O Conference in Park City, Utah, being interviewed by [...]
Law Firms

What We’re Reading

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December 10, 2019

What We’re Reading

The first generation of visionary large law firm managing partners would not be complete without the inclusion of Paul Smith, [...]
Crisis

Peloton Finds Twitter the Meanest Place On Earth

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December 9, 2019

Peloton Finds Twitter the Meanest Place On Earth

I’ve always considered myself a feminist, from the day I celebrated Title IX’s passage in 1972 when I was a [...]
Communications

What Happens When Nonprofits Get Caught in the Klieg Lights?

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December 2, 2019

What Happens When Nonprofits Get Caught in the Klieg Lights?

I’ve always been a Jeffersonian at heart, believing the cure for bad speech is more speech, not regulation, prior restraints [...]
Public Affairs

What’s Working in Washington

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November 26, 2019

What’s Working in Washington

This past week, I was joined on What’s Working in Washington (WWiW), the nationally syndicated radio program hosted by former [...]
This Week

Data Security: An Even Tougher Problem for Midsize Law Firms

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November 19, 2019

Data Security: An Even Tougher Problem for Midsize Law Firms

The question about a cyber incident is not if, but when. Sooner or later, one hundred percent of companies will [...]
This Week

A National Press Club Speech On the Rule of Law & Soft Power

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November 13, 2019

A National Press Club Speech On the Rule of Law & Soft Power

Whenever I walk the halls of the National Press Club (NPC), especially the 13th floor, where the restaurants and conference [...]