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Ivanka Trump fights to save the brand

Ivanka was appearing at the Fortune Most Powerful Women conference, an annual gathering of some of the most accomplished women in corporate America. She had spoken at the conference before, but this year the stop took on an obviously larger significance. 116 more words

Public Relations

Communications strategies: What's right for your organization?

Photo: Gisela Giardino, Flickr

It goes without saying that strategic communications is essential to organizational effectiveness and impact. Without strategy, your organization lacks focus and direction, and is inconsistent and unreliable.  626 more words


A PR disaster or operational crisis?

I was listening to a news report this morning that was talking about the problems that Samsung are having with the Galaxy Note 7. Towards the end of the article the reporter uttered the immortal phrase ‘this is a PR disaster for Samsung’. 294 more words


Bus Accident

Some of the college’s best students were driving back to campus from a meeting upstate. The charter bus overturned on a snowy mountain road and several students were injured. 77 more words


Coffee, croissants and a taste for risk

I had an unusual breakfast this morning, not because of the choice of food but the location, company and discussion. The breakfast meeting was organised by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) and will be featured in a future edition of Influence magazine. 426 more words


Chipotle Cries "Crisis!"

The life cycle of conflict management is very important when regarding internal and external situations of an organization. Within the life cycle are four stages: proactive, strategic, reactive, and recovery.  1,190 more words

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Wells Fargo CEO to forfeit $45 million in pay over fake-accounts scandal

Wells Fargo & Co. Chief Executive John Stumpf will forfeit compensation worth about $45 million as the bank tries to appease angry lawmakers and regain the trust of customers amid the still-unfolding scandal over fake accounts… Steven Sanger, Wells Fargo’s lead independent director, said members of the board are “deeply concerned” about the bank’s practices and will conduct its investigation “with the diligence it deserves.” 27 more words