Category: Crisis Communications

Posted by Michelle Mastrobattista

Bad Press Online? Here’s What You Can Do to Protect Your Reputation

November 6, 2019 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Can negative search results be removed from Google? There are many reputation management companies out there taking advantage of businesses desperate to remove negative search results from Google. They will

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Posted by Yeslim Santana

Strong Communication Remains Crucial for the MBTA

August 15, 2019 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

On the heels of another MBTA train derailment, the T announced this week that it will shut down major sections of the Orange and Red lines, as well as Green

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Posted by Ashley McCown

SM& President’s Top PR Crises of 2019… So Far

July 1, 2019 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

With the first half of 2019 in our rearview mirror, SM& President Ashley McCown recounts the biggest public relations crises in the last six months. Ashley’s list includes global corporations,

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Posted by Nicole Caravella

Construction Crises: Preparing to Communicate

May 23, 2019 In Crisis Communications, SM& Team Leave a comment

SM& Senior Vice President T.J. Winick was recently the featured speaker at the monthly meeting of the Construction Safety Roundtable – Eastern Massachusetts, an initiative sponsored by the Occupational Safety

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Posted by T.J. Winick

KEEPING THE CEO SHARP: Takeaways from Miami

March 8, 2019 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Our President Ashley McCown recently served as a featured panelist at the PR News Crisis Management Summit in Miami Beach.  Among her fellow speakers and attendees were a variety of

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Posted by T.J. Winick

TJ Winick Comments on CEOs in Crisis

January 4, 2019 In Crisis Communications, Public Relations Leave a comment

SM& Senior Vice President TJ Winick was recently quoted in PR trade outlet PR News, offering his perspective on the first public appearance of former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn following

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Posted by Ashley McCown

The Top PR Crises of 2018

January 3, 2019 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Our President Ashley McCown’s take on the biggest public relations crises of last year was recently featured in leading industry trade publication PR News. 2018’s list includes some of America’s

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Posted by T.J. Winick

Transparency and Accountability in Higher Education

November 14, 2018 In Corporate, Crisis Communications, Education Leave a comment

It wasn’t so long ago when colleges and universities were the beneficiaries of a trusting deference; when it was believed they could be counted on to “do the right thing.”

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Posted by Ashley McCown

The Gathering Storm: Weather & Communications Preparedness

September 12, 2018 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

The first major Atlantic hurricane of 2018, Florence, may have been downgraded to a category 1 storm by the time it made landfall, yet its gale-force winds and torrential rains

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Posted by Riva Cheses

Top 3 Crisis Lessons from The Bachelorette

August 10, 2018 In Crisis Communications, SM& Team Leave a comment

On Monday night Bachelor Nation watched Bachelorette Becca Kufrin, the 28-year-old public relations executive from Minneapolis, Minnesota, get engaged to Garrett Yrigoyen, a 29-year-old medical sales rep from Reno, Nevada.

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