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    Elon Musk’s Ultimatum To Twitter Employees Ramps Up Company’s Crisis

    November 28, 2022 4:09 pm Published by Comments Off on Elon Musk’s Ultimatum To Twitter Employees Ramps Up Company’s Crisis

    Commentary from crisis management expert Edward Segal, author of the bestselling and award-winning Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies (Nicholas Brealey, 2020) Twitter employees were given two days to respond to Elon Musk’s ultimatum to commit to a new “hardcore” company or leave with severance [...]


    How Adidas Finally Responded To Their Kanye West Crisis

    November 7, 2022 3:30 pm Published by Comments Off on How Adidas Finally Responded To Their Kanye West Crisis

    Commentary From Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Bestselling Author of the Award-Winning Book “Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies” (Nicholas Brealey) Companies seeking to profit from relationships with celebrities can find themselves in a crisis when celebrities do or say controversial things that can tarnish [...]


    9 Leadership Lessons From Liz Truss’ Brief Tenure As Prime Minister Of The U.K.

    October 26, 2022 4:21 pm Published by Comments Off on 9 Leadership Lessons From Liz Truss’ Brief Tenure As Prime Minister Of The U.K.

    Commentary From Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Bestselling Author of the Award-Winning Book “Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies” (Nicholas Brealey) Despite Liz Truss’ record-setting brief tenure as prime minister of the U.K.—or because of it—there are several leadership lessons that corporate executives can learn [...]


    10 Crisis Management Lessons Business Leaders Can Learn From Response To Hurricane Fiona

    October 6, 2022 4:09 pm Published by Comments Off on 10 Crisis Management Lessons Business Leaders Can Learn From Response To Hurricane Fiona

    Commentary From Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Bestselling Author of the Award-Winning Book “Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies” (Nicholas Brealey) Corporate executives could learn a thing or two about leadership and crisis management from how the federal government and local authorities prepared for and [...]


    Corporate Succession Lessons From The Death Of Queen Elizabeth II

    September 29, 2022 4:19 pm Published by Comments Off on Corporate Succession Lessons From The Death Of Queen Elizabeth II

    Commentary From Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Bestselling Author of the Award-Winning Book “Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies” (Nicholas Brealey) The death of Queen Elizabeth II and the immediate succession of her son Charles provide timely lessons from the British monarchy about leadership transition [...]


    Return Of Polio Virus Is An Urgent Reminder On How To Prevent A Crisis

    September 7, 2022 8:45 pm Published by Comments Off on Return Of Polio Virus Is An Urgent Reminder On How To Prevent A Crisis

    Commentary From Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Bestselling Author of the Award- Winning Book “Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies” (Nicholas Brealey) Some crises strike suddenly and without warning, while others can be seen as soon as they appear over the horizon. Polio’s recent return [...]


    Reality Check: Frequent And Future Crises For Companies And Organizations

    August 22, 2022 4:17 pm Published by Comments Off on Reality Check: Frequent And Future Crises For Companies And Organizations

    Commentary From Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Bestselling Author of the Award- Winning Book “Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies” (Nicholas Brealey) If business leaders need any more reasons why their companies should prepare for a crisis, then a new dire warning about the economic [...]


    Why Experts Disagree On Whether Businesses Should Pay Ransomware Demands

    August 8, 2022 3:38 pm Published by Comments Off on Why Experts Disagree On Whether Businesses Should Pay Ransomware Demands

    Commentary From Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Bestselling Author of the Award- Winning Book “Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies” (Nicholas Brealey) A new report that the number of ransomware attacks has dropped this year does not mean companies and organizations should lower their guard [...]


    What Business Leaders Should Know About Their Deskless Workers

    July 20, 2022 8:13 pm Published by Comments Off on What Business Leaders Should Know About Their Deskless Workers

    Commentary From Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Bestselling Author of the Award- Winning Book “Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies” (Nicholas Brealey) Business leaders who think they know what’s important to employees who continue to resist corporate policies that they return to their offices should [...]


    How And Why Companies Should Prepare Now For The Departure Of Their CEOs

    June 20, 2022 3:57 pm Published by Comments Off on How And Why Companies Should Prepare Now For The Departure Of Their CEOs

    Commentary From Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Bestselling Author of the Award- Winning Book “Crisis Ahead: 101 Ways to Prepare for and Bounce Back from Disasters, Scandals, and Other Emergencies” (Nicholas Brealey) Howard Schultz’s announcement this month that he will end his third run as Starbucks’ CEO early next year was a reminder for boards [...]