Should this not be a full-time job within the City of Detroit? Beyond scandals, economics and crime, there is misery. When is the mayor's office NOT in crisis mode? The thing is, they never ACT like there IS a crisis. Part of crisis management is publicly acknowledging the crisis, even in dismissing its impact or importance, then laying out your plan to address it. Coming across smug, brash or dismissive will win no popularity points with the public...humility, contrition and forthrightness do.Continue Reading
Archive for February, 2008
Feb27By Andrea Trapani
While performing the daily scan of updates to my RSS feeds, I came across a great post on Kevin Dugan and Richard Laermer's The Bad Pitch Blog about a new site that PR professionals should take a look at, angryjournalist.com (warning--- some mildly offensive language and imagery is on the site).
One thing is for certain, you won't see any comments about members of Identity on that site... (at least I hope so!)Continue Reading