Advocacy v. Leadership
While thought leadership is a hot topic today, for many CEOs better value lies in thought advocacy, adopting breakthrough ideas and getting them attention and approval in the public marketplace and in the corridors of power. Read more about how to effectively facilitate these opportunities.
Crisis: when should the board get involved?
Corporate boards have a lot to do these days, and the recent spate of high-profile crises suggests that crisis management should be a priority for directors. Two of our leading crisis management advisors, Jim MacGregor and Ian Campbell, offer their take on how boards should approach crisis preparation and management.
Top Ranked PE Communications Firm
August 24, 2017
Our longstanding commitment to advising a diverse private equity client base has once again earned us the top spot in The Deal’s private equity transaction communications advisory rankings. This time, we were number one for the first half of 2017 when we advised on 62 private equity transactions, following our top ranking for the full year 2016.
After The ACA: Economic imperatives for hospitals won’t change and hospital stakeholder communications remain vital
The relentless noise from Washington generates headlines by the hour, many of them about the Affordable Care Act and its impending repeal. The uncertainty this creates calls for hospital boards and managements to redouble their efforts on stakeholder communications and outreach to prepare audiences for the inevitable changes in the marketplace.
No Neutral Ground: Preparing for Activism Everywhere in the Trump Era
In a highly combustible political environment where neutral ground is hard to find, what can companies do to prepare for a new age of activism, including customer boycotts, employee strikes, and public attention from the White House?