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Six Life-or-Death Actions to Take Before the Tornado Strikes

May 23, 2011


This spring has been a tearfully harsh season for the residents of tornado alley. Joplin, Tuscaloosa, Smithville, and many other towns across the Midwest and Southeast have suffered tremendous loss of life and property in what is reported to be the largest outbreak of tornadoes in U.S. history. In our crisis communications training for clients […]

A Breathtaking Change in How We Communicate History

May 9, 2011


The raid on bin Ladin was a breathtaking event that will change history, and President Obama’s interview on “60 Minutes” a week later is certain to change history books. I watched with a measure of awe that I rarely summon for news interviews as I realized that Steve Kroft’s questions and the president’s responses would […]