Can PR Take Ownership Of Reputation?

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

In business as in life, reputation is everything. Few corporate CEOs will deny that a company’s reputation colors every aspect of business, including marketing, talent recruitment, employee relations, shareholder relations, and the customer experience.

Why Boeing’s Reputation Radar Failed

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Boeing’s PR crisis deepened this week as a fuller picture emerged of its handling of serious problems surrounding the 737 Max. It’s not unusual that Boeing CEO Muilenberg viewed his crisis in the context of his short-term responsibility to employees and shareholders.

How To Restore A Public Reputation

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Can they win back their reputation? It may sound paradoxical, but from a reputation point of view, Huffman should hope that she spends time in jail. The post How To Restore A Public Reputation appeared first on Crenshaw Communications. CC BY-SA 3.0.

Assessing Potential Crisis Counselors

Ronn Torossian

No matter the industry, your brand is likely to face some form of PR crisis at one time or another. One strategy for ensuring this is hiring a crisis and reputation management consultant, or […]. The post Assessing Potential Crisis Counselors appeared first on.

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How to bolster your reputation online

PR Daily

A new survey from Clutch reveals many businesses aren’t proactive enough in protecting their reputation. How are you defending your reputation online? Getting happy customers to leave positive reviews of your products and services can be crucial to developing a strong online reputation.

Commercial Real Estate (BOMA): Reputation Management and Crisis Preparation

Reputation Us

No matter how sophisticated your business operations appear, in today’s world, it’s not IF a crisis will occur, but WHEN. While you can’t anticipate a crisis, you can be prepared for one. Attendees learned how to: Prepare for a crisis.

Reputation and Crisis Management: “Trust Me On The Sunscreen”

Reputation Us

Our Advice: Protect Your Reputation. When it comes to safeguarding your company’s reputation or preparing for an unexpected crisis, think of it like putting on sunscreen. On the other hand, some crisis situations—like having an intense sunburn—can be mitigated all together by taking some simple precautions with a risk management plan. For this reason, any solid reputation management plan should have three components: Understand your current reputation (i.e.,

Report: PR pros aim to increase online reputation monitoring

PR Daily

What people say about your organization can either bolster or erode your brand reputation, especially in the digital media landscape. Two-thirds of small business PR pros use social media to keep tabs on their organizations’ reputations. Crisis Communications PR reputation

2020: The Year of the Reputation

Reputation Us

QUESTIONS : Is corporate reputation a focus for your organization in 2020? According to the 2019 DHM Research and ReputationUs study , 93% of consumers say a company’s reputation is important when they choose among products and services of similar quality and price. Corporate reputation is now a strategic intangible asset that affects an organization’s: Financials. Identify reputation vulnerabilities and opportunities. Hey executives!

4 PR gaffes that jeopardize your reputation

PR Daily

When crisis strikes, and the reputation of your business is questioned, there’s so much to do. Sometimes, it can take months or years before your reputation is restored. FREE DOWNLOAD: Keep your cool in a crisis with these 13 tips ]. Crisis Communications PR

Crisis & Reputation Management Top Financial Services Concerns

The Proactive Report

Almost all (99%) of the executives polled in the 2015 Makovsky Wall Street Reputation Study said this has made it increasingly difficult for the financial services industry to rebuild reputation over the past 12 months. ONLINE REPUTATION MANAGEMENT.

A Clinical Look at Huawei’s Reputation Management

Ishmael's Corner

The post A Clinical Look at Huawei’s Reputation Management appeared first on Ishmael's Corner ~ Storytelling Techniques For Business Communications. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. Note: A version of this essay appeared in EE Times. Beleaguered. That’s the word that seems tethered to Huawei these days. Yet, “beset with difficulties” doesn’t quite capture what the telecom giant is experiencing.

LISTEN UP! How Listening Reveals Reputation

Reputation Us

Listening (not talking) to staff, recruits, customers and public leads businesses to problem identification and problem solving—while enhancing reputation. ReputationUs advocates that listening is vital to be a successful organization—and your company’s reputation depends upon it.

“The Wolf” (Pulp Fiction) – Reputation Management Before Crisis

Reputation Us

There is no universally approved or formal title for professionals who perform immediate crisis support. Often used titles include “PR Pros” or “PR guy or gal,” or generally speaking, “Crisis people” (e.g., “ Wells Fargo ‘s PR people were spinning this crisis into a positive for the bank.”). We recently revisited these monikers and developed a more appropriate title, “ Reputation Manager.” Need a Reputation Manager?

Reputation Ransom: The Latest Cyber Security Threat

Reputation Us

More than ever, the “actors” are tapping into your ethos and pathos by threatening to adversely affecting your company’s reputation. Two recent news items underscore the point: Extortion Scam Threatens Website Owners With Reputational Damage. Send Bitcoin or your company’s reputation is TOAST! But what can these actors actually do to hurt your reputation? Overall, where is your company most reputationally (yes, new word!)

How can you rebuild a damaged reputation?

PR Daily

“Which office do I go to get my reputation back?” Donovan was innocent, but not everyone seeking to repair their reputation is. Preventing a crippling blow to your reputation takes a tactical crisis plan, which needs to be catered to the specific situation.

Manage Your Reputation After a Fraud or Scandal: Tips For Handling the Media and Public Backlash

Reputation Us

A crisis that strikes a credit union makes for colorful and familiar headlines these days, from embezzlements to cybersecurity. In the process, your credit union’s reputation may take an unfortunate hit. A reputation audit is like having a full-body MRI.

LISTEN UP! How Listening Reveals and Strengthens Reputation

Reputation Us

Listening (not talking) to staff, recruits, customers and public leads businesses to problem identification and problem solving—while enhancing reputation. ReputationUs advocates that listening is vital to be a successful organization—and your company’s reputation depends upon it.

When The Crisis PR Guy Is The Crisis

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

There’s not a major corporation today that doesn’t have a small army of PR and reputation experts helping it navigate a tricky media and government relations landscape. This is the most important part of protecting a corporation from reputation damage that starts inside.

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The Do’s and Don’ts Of Handling A PR Crisis

Flack's Revenge

Your company’s hard-won reputation is an immeasurable asset. A PR crisis could ravage your reputation, and any number of potential developments can trigger one. There are ways to reduce the impact of a PR crisis, the best of which is to prepare for one.

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KFC Crisis Response Is A PR Win

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

It’s not the worst reputation crisis that can happen to a food chain (just ask Chipotle ), but for a chicken restaurant to run out of chicken not only opens to door to competitors, but it makes its management look incompetent. in its response to the mini-crisis.

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The PR Pro’s Role in Reputation Management

Solo PR Pro

Reputation management has been a recent topic of discussion in our Solo PR Premium Member Facebook Group (Shameless plug, if you’re a solo, this alone is well worth your membership – join us! ). What steps are you taking to oversee your client’s reputation management?

How to protect your online reputation with PR tactics

PR Daily

What is the best way to safeguard your reputation online? Jon Goldberg of Reputation Architects recently spoke on this subject to PRSA Western District Conference in Phoenix. RELATED: Learn how to prepare, defend and promote your organization during a crisis. ].

How to safeguard your reputation in a crisis

PR Daily

Reputations are won or lost in the moment after a crisis. Whether you win or lose, your reputation is far more within your control than you might think. Crisis is the moment of choice—where your destiny is determined one way or the other. Crisis Response.

Uber CEO Hopes to Remake the Brand’s Reputation

Ronn Torossian

The post Uber CEO Hopes to Remake the Brand’s Reputation appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. Crisis PR Media Relations PR Firm PR Inspiration Public Relations 5WPR PR AgencyThe past two years or so have been a rough road for ride-sharing company, Uber.

Repairing Trust: Reputation Management and Crisis Communications

Shift Communications

How do we know what to fix in a PR crisis? In previous posts, we’ve shared the basic crisis triangle : Respond with knowledge, speed, and ownership. To develop a more effective crisis communications strategy, we need to understand trust. When a crisis occurs, it’s generally because of two very broad reasons: something we’ve said, or something we’ve done. What constitutes a crisis in each branch of trust, in each of the cores?

3 ways for companies to defend their reputations online

Agility PR Solutions

Most of us have heard the famous phrase, “It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one to lose it.” Unfortunately, these days, you don’t have complete control over your own reputation. Public Relations crisis

Company Lessons for a Crisis Simulation

Reputation Us

The Crisis Training “Top Seven” A few weeks ago we managed a mock crisis simulation at one of our client’s premises to test their crisis communications plan. The post Company Lessons for a Crisis Simulation appeared first on LTPR.

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Implementing an Offensive Crisis Management Strategy

Ronn Torossian

No matter your industry, the ultimate goal of crisis management is to salvage your organization’s reputation – and your bottom line – when faced with a negative or threatening situation. The truth, however, is that exceptional crisis management has a much loftier goal.

Analyzing First Responders In Crisis PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

A crisis situation presents abundant challenges for public relations and business leaders, not the least of which are the critical first communications. Five crisis PR first responses. See this fascinating Wired article for a deeper peek into the inner mechanisms of crisis PR.

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What #MeToo reputation recovery can teach us about PR

Agility PR Solutions

From a public relations perspective, #MeToo is about the power of an individual’s reputation and whether, having been publicly shamed, they can—or should—return to their former stature. […]. Analysis Public Relations crisisThe #MeToo movement has many faces.

The 3 biggest mistakes in most crisis comms plans

PR Daily

I’ve seen a lot of crisis communications plans. Ninety percent of them get a couple of things right: They have a list of their comms team contacts, often with a phone tree so everyone gets called promptly when a crisis hits. In a real crisis, time gets compressed.

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Crisis Management for Influencers

Ronn Torossian

A brand must be prepared for a possible reputation crisis caused by its influencers or spokespeople. To be as prepared as possible, here are some steps to take should a reputation crisis occur. The post Crisis Management for Influencers appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. Brand PR Crisis PR 5WPR CEO Crisis PR Agency PR Agency Public Relations

5 ways to overcome a reputational crisis

PR Daily

But until the college experienced a yearlong whirlwind of bad news and a federal civil rights investigation, it hadn’t really felt the trauma of full reputational crisis. Do the right thing: Preserving reputation through a year-long crisis. ,” Reese tells how Lehigh marshaled its strengths and confidence in its mission to overcome an emergency that threatened to cause serious damage. The crisis didn’t seem like much of a threat to Lehigh at first.

SoftBank tries to rebuild its reputation, Airbnb vaguely vows to verify listings, and how social media magnifies a crisis

PR Daily

Now CEO Masayoshi Son is trying to rebuild the brand’s reputation. Why it matters: When it comes to protecting your reputation, actions matter more than words. According to the data, users are much more likely to share a crisis story on social media than when talking to friends.

The Chief Reputation Officer (CRO): A New Seat At The C-Suite Table

Reputation Us

Having a favorable reputation has been proven financially valuable and overall critical to an organization. Statistics from our 2019 survey on the Importance of Corporate Reputation quantify this. 93 percent of participants of the survey indicated reputation is important when choosing among products or services of similar quality and price. But who oversees a company’s reputation? Enter the Chief Reputation Officer or CRO. Reputation: Like A Priceless Asset.

Crisis impact—reputation events twice as costly for brands since rise of social media

Agility PR Solutions

Reputation events such as cyber attacks and PR crises can have a direct impact on share price—and that cost has gotten far worse in the social media age, according to a new report from Pentland Analytics and professional services firm Aon plc. Public Relations crisis

Reputation Has A New Home – ReputationUs

Reputation Us

We think about reputation a lot. Not our own, per se, but rather business and nonprofit reputations. How are reputations formed? How long does it take to build a strong reputation? Who (employees, customers, community, media, social influencers) ultimately decides what is the organization’s reputation? When a crisis happens, how does it affect a reputation? ReputationUs takes an “inside out” approach to analyzing reputation.

Why Gamble With Your Reputation?

Melissa Agnes

The most important thing I’ve learned in my years as a crisis management professional is that most crises are avoidable. Yet companies still gamble with their reputation. It is rare for a crisis to simply just happen. Reputational risk management vs. crisis management.

Is your crisis plan itself a crisis waiting to happen?

Agility PR Solutions

PR professionals know all too well that threats to a brand’s reputation can emerge any time, any place. Is yesterday’s crisis plan—in a binder on a shelf—really the most effective way to prepare in today’s day and […]. Analysis Public Relations crisis