Why the tragic story of George Floyd has grabbed the attention of the media

It’s a terrible story that has gripped the world’s media over the last few days.  Really, the fact that it is a terrible story is why it’s gripped the world’s media, both conventional and social.  [...]

By |June 2nd, 2020|Categories: Crisis communication, Media Training|Tags: , |

Was Dominic Cummings right to make his 260-mile trek to Durham a few weeks ago? What our experts think.

Was Dominic Cummings right to make his 260-mile trek to Durham a few weeks ago?  You probably have your own view.  I’m not going to get into the rights or wrongs of his decision but [...]

By |May 26th, 2020|Categories: Crisis communication, Media Training|Tags: , |

A new PR disaster for Volkswagen – how was their crisis management?

Just when the emissions testing controversy seemed to have died down Volkswagen has been bit with a new scandal – and a PR disaster. Their crisis communications capability has once again been put to the [...]

By |May 22nd, 2020|Categories: Crisis communication|Tags: , |

Another hacking shows increased need for effective crisis management for law firms

If you happen to be Sir Elton John, Barbra Streisand or Andrew Lloyd Webber you’re probably feeling rather nervous this week.  That’s because the business details of these celebrities and many others were reported to [...]

By |May 20th, 2020|Categories: Crisis communication|Tags: , |

Donald Trump storms out of a press conference. How should you hold one – if at all? Advice from our experts.

Donald Trump’s press conferences are always entertaining and newsworthy if not necessarily enlightening. Not only is Mr Trump one of the most powerful people in the world but he doesn’t appear to care what he [...]

By |May 13th, 2020|Categories: Presentation Training|Tags: , |

Our Thoughts on Kate’s ITV This Mornings Interview

ITV’s This Morning programme managed a royal coup today as Philip Schofield and Holly Willoughby interviewed the Duchess of Cambridge about a community project that she is promoting called Hold Still. The idea is that [...]

By |May 7th, 2020|Categories: Presentation Training|Tags: , |