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  • When the boss is accused of sexual harassment companies must be prepared to take quick action- By Anachel Partner Ramsey Poston Any smart company already has a crisis communications plan in place. Corporate crisis plans, however, tend to rely on how to best manage external threats to the company and potential operations flaws that put the company in legal jeopardy. Few companies have serious plans on how to manage potentially destructive… Read More
  • What’s on the record? A guide for executive interviews- Business executives are often pressed into service to speak to reporters about high stakes business issues. This can be part of a sound strategy to set the record straight and communicate with primary audiences. After all, the chief executive is where the buck stops and often a company’s most credible voice. However, it’s a dangerous… Read More
  • Creating Effective Core Messages- By Ramsey Poston, Anachel Partner & Founder Tuckahoe Strategies How are Messages Created? The message development process cannot be done in a vacuum.  It requires time and the direct input from the C-suite and obviously must be consistent with the organization’s vision and overall strategy.  The best way to generate key messages for an organization… Read More
  • 5 Critical Anachel Ways NCAA and NFL Football Coaches Can Secure and Protect Their Brand, Reputation, and Career- This year at the American Football Coaches Association and the Senior Bowl the Anachel team discussed the importance of coaches shedding their old school mentality of, “The film doesn’t have sound,” when it comes to talking about themselves as well as the importance of taking control of and carefully managing their own brands and reputations. … Read More
  • The Scary Digital Divide For Children- A digital divide is taking place in our country: Children in more affluent areas are spending much less time on screens and phones than kids in less advantaged communities. New York Times’ writer Nellie Bowles discusses with leading digital experts in her article: “The Digital Gap Between Rich and Poor Kids Is Not What We Expected.” Dr. Richard Freed,… Read More
  • Arizona Daily Star’s Red Zone With Carrie Cecil- Special to the Arizona Daily Star The Cecil/Addams Family Oh, how the Cecil house loves Halloween! From Frankenstein’s gashes, witches on broomsticks and vampire kisses, to binge-watching the spooky classics “Sleepy Hallow” and the dreaded “Psycho,” we’ve been rocking out to the “Monster Mash” since before Charli was a baby. Halloween to me is the… Read More
  • Tech Talk Tuesday: Get That Crud Off Google- THE IMPORTANCE OF OWNED MEDIA Have you ever longed to scrub an awkward or even damaging picture of yourself from the internet or social media? Are you stressed that there’s an embarrassing image or video of you that a recruiter, search firm or potential employer might find on the first page of Google? You’re not… Read More