For the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, the Trust-Breaker is drug/product prices. For automotive it has always been safety, but today cheating the EPA is just as hot. In banking and finance, it’s CEO’s pay and annual bonuses versus the average worker. Read more
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Survey Says: Social Media, Cyber Fears Dominate PR Media Training and Crisis Communications Trends
WASHINGTON, D.C.– Oct. 21, 2015 — A survey of Public Relations professionals by specialty communications firm CommCore confirms that Social Media is the prime driver of change in Media Training best practices, and that cyber-attacks and hacking are the greatest concerns of crisis communications managers. Read more
CommCore CEO Andy Gilman quoted in New York Times “VW’s Pitch to Americans Relied on Fun and Fantasy” September 27, 2015.
“If your focus is on the brand, the issue comes down to trust,” said Andrew Gilman, the president of CommCore Consulting Group.
Andy Gilman, CommCore CEO, was recently asked his view on the VW crisis. He states that it will all come down to trust. Read more of his comments and of others in the September 28, 2015 edition of PR News: VW_Crisis_PRNews9.28.15. Read more
The following post is by Summer Intern: David Bloch, firstname.lastname@example.org
Last week, Amazon debuted its much-hyped Prime Day sale to commemorate the company’s 20th anniversary. But while the e-commerce behemoth gained acclaim in the build-up, its celebration was short-lived once the sale took place. Read more
CommCore CEO Andy Gilman talks about how communications crises of the past would operate in today’s social world in this interview with Geoff Livingston. Andy will be discussing social media’s role in crisis communications at the next xPotomac. Read more
As CommCore’s Nick Peters noted in our video blog, What Were They Thinking, Reddit’s interim CEO Ellen Pao took harsh criticism for a host of management actions and changes that culminated in her firing of the well-liked Victoria Taylor who ran the website’s popular discussion forum: Ask Me Anything. Read more
Want to learn how to develop effective short stories that fit your organization? How to maximize the impact of your stories and how to make your stories stand out?
Join Andy Gilman, President and CEO, CommCore Consulting Group at this year’s 2015 AMA Nonprofit Conference and learn how strategic storytelling and messaging can improve the ROI of your nonprofit. Read more