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5 Takeaways from the OCPRSA Crisis Communication Webinar

Perhaps more than any other time, the COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the immense value of crisis communications. OCPRSA was proud to host a webinar featuring Danny Craig, APR, director of public relations for Stantec, Brenda Velasco, senior director of communications for Biola University and Jonathan Volzke, senior communications and marketing analyst for the City of […]

OCPRSA Best Practices for COVID-19 (coronavirus) Communications

By the time you’re halfway through this blog post, we expect the COVID-19 situation will have evolved. This pandemic is certainly pulling all the levers in communication pros’ repertoire. Whether you’re just starting your career or a seasoned pro, sharing best practices can keep us sharp and innovative. Here are a few we hope you […]

Effective Crisis Management: Ten Tips from a 20-Year Industry Expert

“I have a crisis. Can you help me?” Nationally-recognized crisis communications expert Joan Gladstone, APR, Fellow PRSA, has heard this question many times over the course of her career.  As PR professionals, how do you avoid a collision course between speed and accuracy in a crisis, prepare CEOs to communicate with empathy and compassion, and […]