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Monthly Archives: May 2017

Communications Lessons from Three Mile Island

With decommissioning of the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant now slated for 2019, CommCore SVP Nick Peters looks back at lessons from a PR disaster that almost rivaled the plant accident itself. Read more

CommCore Consulting Group Unveils “Get To The Point” Leadership Development Program

Contact: Stephanie Pischke


WASHINGTON, D.C., May 31, 2017— CommCore Consulting Group announces its multi-disciplinary “Get to the Point” Leadership Training & Development Program that combines best practices of executive coaching and communications training.

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Andy Gilman mentioned in Podcast Regarding Chipotle Data Breach

CommCore CEO Andy Gilman was recently mentioned in Marketplace Podcast regarding the recent Chipotle data breach crisis.

Andy Gilman, president and CEO of CommCore Consulting Group, said he thinks Chipotle seems to have downplayed this a bit by releasing the information before a holiday weekend. Read more

Andrew Gilman Featured in Podcast on Crisis Communciations

CommCore CEO Andrew Gilman recently sat down for an interview with FIR Podcast.FIR podcast

Andy provided his expertise concerning the role of internal communications in a crisis situation.  Mr. Gilman also discussed when to decide to speak out on a situation, how to coordinate internal and external messages, and how to prepare for a crisis. Read more

Meet Our Summer Intern!

We welcome Viena Forkas, a junior at  High Point University, to the team! Learn more about her during our sit-down.

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Energetic, motivated and empathetic! Read more

What Can We Learn From Steve Harvey?

Can a CEO, government official or celebrity engage in private, written communications?  It’s harder and harder when everyone has multiple social media accounts and organization rules for respecting information are either non-existent or loosely enforced.
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CommCore CEO Andrew Gilman Quoted in PR News Article on Internal Communications Principles

Andrew Gilman, CEO of CommCore, was quoted in PR News’s article , “3 Internal Communications Principles Steve Harvey Missed in ‘Don’t Talk to Me’ Memo”

Andy Gilman, president and CEO of CommCore Consulting Group in Washington, D.C., who advises communications leaders on crisis management and communications practices both internal and external, lays out three basic internal communications principles Harvey missed when drafting and sending the memo:

  1. Nothing is private in this world.
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