Crisis

What #BoycottNRA means for companies

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March 5, 2018

What #BoycottNRA means for companies

In the wake of the most recent mass shooting, business leaders are taking the place of politicians as the voice […]

Brand

Did “This Is Us” help or hurt Crock-Pot?

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February 14, 2018

Did “This Is Us” help or hurt Crock-Pot?

Disclaimer: Spoilers included in this post! After the popular NBC emotional drama “This Is Us” revealed the cause of the […]

Brand

H&M’s monkey sweatshirt apology is predictable

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January 8, 2018

H&M’s monkey sweatshirt apology is predictable

The internet is abuzz with news about international mega-retailer H&M featuring a product photo of a black child modeling a […]

Company News

Richard S. Levick Statement on Apple Battery Controversy

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January 5, 2018

Richard S. Levick Statement on Apple Battery Controversy

I’ve never been a big fan of evaluating public apologies – which range from Harvey Weinstein™’s one-of-the-worst-of-all-time, ‘I’m sort of […]

This Week

Must-Read: Massive Financial Impact Possible in 2018

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January 2, 2018

Must-Read: Massive Financial Impact Possible in 2018

Via Digital Journal: “The recent stock market rise has masked weaknesses that could lead to massive losses linked to corporate reputational […]

Crisis

FCA Puts Healthcare in DOJ Crosshairs

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October 24, 2017

FCA Puts Healthcare in DOJ Crosshairs

Media coverage of violations under the False Claims Act– a regulation guiding corporate behavior enacted back in 1863 – may […]

Interviews

VIDEO: How to Anticipate & Avoid a Crisis

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October 3, 2017

VIDEO: How to Anticipate & Avoid a Crisis

Via CommPRO.biz: Richard Levick, Chairman and CEO of LEVICK, a crisis and public affairs-focused communications agency, shares perspective on the […]

Crisis

How to Respond to a Cyber Attack

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September 20, 2017

How to Respond to a Cyber Attack

By Paul Ferrillo Intelligent responses depend on three elements: 1) Incident Response Planning 2) Business Continuity Planning 3) Crisis Communication […]

Interviews

What’s Next? Flint Water Crisis

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April 19, 2016

What’s Next? Flint Water Crisis

“What™’s Next?” this week interviews Brett Heimov, the Managing Director of the Washington, D.C.-based lobbying firm Envision Strategy. Brett was […]