Is our news now open source?
What does it mean for public relations if there are no longer any professional journalists involved in producing the news? Chris Tucker explores the implications of the shift from 'proprietory' to 'open source' news.
Review: Mastering Crisis Communication with ChatGPT
Experienced communicator and trainer Philippe Borremans shows how ChatGPT can be used as an unflustered assistant to help you plan for and respond to a crisis.
Is your company prepared to navigate cancel culture?
The threat of being 'cancelled' on social media is a reputational risk that needs to be factored into your crisis planning argues Charlie Holding.
Don’t let sustainability be your next crisis
Experts Matt Peacock and Hilary Berg addressed the risks of overclaiming green credentials in the latest PR Academy Crisis Communication Hub webinar.
How to keep politicians out of your crisis
The key as Stuart Thomson points out is to build your relationships with politicians over time and certainly have them in place well before any crisis hits.
The ABC of ESG
'ESG is not CSR. It is much more profound and the risk of getting it wrong and pitchforking into a crisis is a real one' argues Chris Tucker.
#50over50: Stuart Thomson
Author, adviser, trainer and public affairs specialist Stuart Thomson is the latest to be profiled in our #50over50 series.
Review: Everyday Communication Strategies
Amanda Coleman argues in her new book that issues management rather than communication or reputation management should be the focus of the public relations adviser.
Review of our 2022 crisis communication webinar series
Here's a summary of our 2022 crisis communication webinar series, with links to the recordings and to the sign-up page to learn of our plans for 2023.
Review: Reputation in Business
Richard Bailey reviews 'a useful book that places reputation within the spectrum of risk, issues and crisis management - and which takes a distinctively political view'.
Review: Reputation Matters
To prevent a media crisis from happening you need to turn to a PR lawyer argues specialist lawyer Jonathan Coad in this new book.
The dangers of groupthink in a crisis – and how to avoid it
Chris Tucker argues that a lack of diverse opinions at the top table can lead to groupthink and poor management decision making in a crisis.