Masters of Disaster: The Ten Commandments of Damage Control

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St. Martin's Press #ad - Full of both lively personal anecdotes and hard-knuckled straight talk, this is a must-read for anyone who wants to emerge with their reputation intact. The foolproof guide to damage control from the "masters of disaster"whether you're a politician caught with his pants down, a family-owned restaurant with a lousy Yelp review or just the guy in the corner cubicle who inadvertently pushed "reply all, a publicly traded company accused of accounting improprieties, " a crisis doesn't have to be the make-or-break moment of your career.

Covering the ten commandments of damage control, and based on their work for clients like Bill Clinton, Goldman Sachs and Hollywood studios, the authors outline the strategies that can make real time news alerts, Twitter trend lines and viral videos work for you rather against you. But resist you must!in masters of disaster, christopher Lehane and Mark Fabiani, reveal the magic formula you need to take control when it's your turn to be sucked into the vortex of the modern spin cycle.

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Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery Voices That Matter

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New Riders #ad - Staying true to the mission of the first, and best of all, remembered, more effective presentations that will be appreciated, Garr combines solid principles of design with the tenets of Zen simplicity to help readers along the path to simpler, acted upon. Whether the reader is in research, technology, business, or education–this book will show them how to take what could look like a really dry presenation and reinvigorate the material in totally fresh and sometimes interactive! ways that will make it memorable and resonate with the audience.

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In this new edition, garr gives his readers new, fresh examples to draw inspiration from, with a whole new chapter for those who present on more technical and educational topics based on techniques used by many presenters who give high-level talks at TED and other powerhouse events.

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Guide to Managerial Communication Guide to Series in Business Communication

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Pearson #ad - Guide to Managerial Communication Guide to Series in Business Communication #ad - A brief, professional, reader-friendly guide to improving managerial communication. This is the ebook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Guide to managerial communication is a clear, concise, practical text for cultivating effective written and oral communication in a managerial, business, government, or professional context.

Directed primarily toward undergraduate or graduate business or communications students, this text also provides practical content to current and aspiring industry professionals.

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Damage Control Revised & Updated: The Essential Lessons of Crisis Management

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Prospecta Press #ad - No one knows this better than eric Dezenhall and John Weber, politicians, who help companies, and celebrities get out of various kinds of trouble. And what they don’t. This new revised edition includes an additional chapter "Our Permanent Leakocracy" including information about WikiLeaks and what that notorious case means for business.

Bush, sammy sosa, coca-cola, lance armstrong, Martha Stewart, Jim McGreevey, and the Catholic Church have in common . In this brutally honest and eye-opening guide, politics, they take you behind the scenes of some of the biggest public relations successes—and debacles—of modern business, and entertainment.

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What the crises faced by George W.

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Media Relations Handbook for Government, Associations, Nonprofits, and Elected Officials, 2e

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TheCapitol.Net #ad - 6 online CommunicationCh. That one communication is the culmination of all that has been communicated by the entity until the "now" in time. The media relations Handbook is called "the big blue book" on Capitol Hill. Human communication is a constant, continuous, and dynamic phenomenon. 13 honest spin: ethics in public AffairsAppendicesGlossaryEpilogueIndexFor Complete Table of Contents, see MediaRelationsHandbook.

Com. 12 crisis communication in Public AffairsCh. 7 dealing With the PrincipalCh. Table of ContentsIntroductionForewordCh. 2 tools of the CraftCh. Media relations handbook for government, Nonprofits, by Bradford Fitch, and Elected Officials, Associations, 2e, Editor: Jack Holt.4 interacting with ReportersCh. 8 interview PreparationCh.

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10 how to interact with Congressional Campaign OperationsCh.

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Crisis Communications: The Definitive Guide to Managing the Message

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McGraw-Hill Education #ad - The book reveals proven strategies for recognizing and averting damaging crisis communications issues before it’s too late. In this groundbreaking guide, Fink provides a complete toolkit for ensuring smooth communications and lasting business success through any crisis. Because in the pitched battle between perception and reality, perception always wins.

Crisis communications offers proactive and preventive methods for preempting potential crises. Skillfully managing the perception of the crisis determines the difference between a company’s life or death. When your company finds itself in the midst of a crisis, the ripple effects can disrupt lives and business for the foreseeable future if public opinion is not properly shaped and managed.

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Creatures of Politics: Media, Message, and the American Presidency

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Indiana University Press #ad - From the pandering "flip-flopper" to the self-reliant "Maverick, sartorial, gestural, " the authors demonstrate how these figures are fashioned out of the verbal, behavioral—as well as linguistic—matter that comprises political communication. It’s a common complaint that a presidential candidate's style matters more than substance and that the issues have been eclipsed by mass-media-fueled obsession with a candidate’s every slip, gaffe, and peccadillo.

. Lempert and silverstein examine some of the revelatory moments in debates, political ads, speeches, interviews, and talk shows to explain how these political creations come to have a life of their own. This book explores political communication in American presidential politics, focusing on what political insiders call "message.

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Handbook of Political Communication Research Routledge Communication Series

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Reflecting the interdisciplinary nature of political communication scholarship, and marketing disciplines, political science, journalism, contributions represent research coming from communication, among others. Chapters are organized into sections covering: *the theoretical background, structure, political issues, and political institutions; *Public opinion and the audiences of political communication;*European and Asian perspectives on political communication; and*Trends in political communication study, ranging from classical rhetorical modes to political advertising and debates; *News media coverage of politics, including the Internet, history, and diversity of political communication; *Messages predominant in the study of political communication, and its role in changing the face of political communication.

Handbook of Political Communication Research Routledge Communication Series #ad - Editor lynda lee kaid brings together exemplary scholars to explore the current state of political communication research in each of its various facets. The handbook demonstrates the broad scope of the political communication discipline and emphasizes theoretical overviews and research synthesis, theory, with each chapter providing discussion of the major lines of research, and findings for the area of concern.

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Microeconomics Pearson Series in Economics

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Pearson #ad - From game theory and competitive strategy, to the roles of uncertainty and information, and the analysis of pricing by firms with market power, the text helps you understand what’s going on in the world of business. It also shows you how microeconomics can be used as a practical tool for decision-making and for designing and understanding public policy.

With microeconomics, you will be able to fully appreciate how a modern economy functions.  . For intermediate Microeconomics courses. The 9th edition further illustrates microeconomics’ relevance and usefulness with new coverage and examples, and an improved exposition that is clear and accessible as well as lively and engaging.

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed

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Riverhead Books #ad - We are defining the boundaries of normality by ruining the lives of those outside it. Justice has been democratized. But what are we doing with our voice? We are mercilessly finding people's faults. The silent majority are getting a voice. The shamed are people like us - people who, made a joke on social media that came out badly, say, or made a mistake at work.

Now a new york times bestseller and from the author of The Psychopath Test, a captivating and brilliant exploration of one of our world's most underappreciated forces: shame. It's about the terror, isn't it?' 'The terror of what?' I said. The terror of being found out. For the past three years, Jon Ronson has travelled the world meeting recipients of high-profile public shamings.

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Simultaneously powerful and hilarious in the way only jon ronson can be, So You've Been Publicly Shamed is a deeply honest book about modern life, full of eye-opening truths about the escalating war on human flaws - and the very scary part we all play in it.

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Asking the Right Questions: A Guide to Critical Thinking

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Pearson #ad -      . For courses in argument, linguistics, and composition — or in any course where critical thinking is key. Additionally, the updated practice passages and exercises, as well as an enhanced visual program, add to this book’s appeal in a variety of courses and disciplines. They demonstrate how to respond to alternative points of view and make the best personal choices about what information to accept or reject.

Neil browne and stuart keeley teach readers to think critically by exploring the components of arguments — the ¿¿issues, assumptions, manipulations, and language — ¿¿and showing how to spot fallacies, conclusions, evidence, reasons, and faulty reasoning. This is the ebook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book.

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Think critically, analyze objectively, and judge soundly when you know the right questions to ask. Now in its 12th edition, this current and concise book greatly extends the understanding of critical thinking to writing and speaking.

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