Monthly Archives: June 2014

Denial doesn’t make the crisis go away

Harvey Pitt, former chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, once warned that “one of the most difficult problems executives face during crises is confronting the fact that a crisis actually exists.” He might have been talking about the … Continue reading

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Is bad-mouthing your competitors smart issue management?

It’s not often that outsiders get to see the private detail of an issue management campaign. But the war over premium milk has revealed some of the controversial  strategies attempted in pursuit of corporate interests. Newspapers in Australia and New … Continue reading

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