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Backing it Up
If you say something in a media interview, make sure you can back it up.
A Crisis by Any Other Name
The role of communications in a crisis.
Being prepared for a crisis is second best only to avoiding one altogether.
Crisis Communications Checklist
Nothing impresses like real confidence, and only advance planning can bestow it.
In Times of Crisis
Carney, William Wray
As anyone facing a crowded room of reporters during an emergency will tell you, effective crisis communications is paramount in overcoming the predicament.
Mass Communications and American Empire
Schiller, Herbert I.
An in-depth look at international and domestic media, and the effect of capitalism on mass communications.
Resource Manual for A Living Revolution: A Handbook of Skills & Tools for Social Change Activists
Coover, Virginia, Deacon, Ellen, Esser, Charles, Moore, Christopher
A manual for people who are concerned or angered by the deterioration of our society and who, because they have some sense that their efforts can have an effect on change, are looking for tools to tra...
Sources Experts & Spokespersons
Business Continuity and Crisis Preparedness
The Canadian Guide to Managing the Media
Every aspect of media relations is covered including crisis management, handling an interview, planting a story and mastering the tools of the trade (media kits, releases, videos, conferences).
Doing & Saying the Right thing
Professional risk and crisis management.
Measuring What Matters in Peace Operations and Crisis Management
Meharg, Sarah Jane
The first comprehensive overview of theories, mechanisms, and stakeholder approaches for measuring the success and progress of interventions within the global community of nations.
An Ounce of Prevention
Navigating your way through Damage Control and Crisis Response
Bonner, Allan Dr.
An organization must recognize the need to be as prepared as possible for crises and controversies. This book, and the companion DVD, are templates to use in preparing both corporate and site-specific...
Top Ten Rules of Crisis Management
Bonner, Dr. Allan