Donald Trump

Subtitle Donald Trump and the rest of us need to understand when to offer complex explanations, and when to shut up. “Success With the Media” I wrote, “Success With the Media, Everything You Need to Survive Reporters and Your Organization” (available at Barnes and Noble and Amazon at https://amzn.com/151948965X) because I believe that organizations need to […]

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Subtitles All organizations leak information to the media. Leaking behavior depends on the degree of internal disputes and the extent that employees feel that they can influence management. Yes, your boss talks to the media. Success With the Media I wrote, “Success With the Media, Everything You Need to Survive Reporters and Your Organization” (available […]

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  Subtitles Do you want to influence the story? Then you need to talk to reporters. There are always different versions of the truth regardless of our determination to honestly answer questions. Confusion over facts is how organizations are injured, and this is how senior staff lose their jobs. When organizations speak, it is essential […]

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Subtitles There’s a new paradigm in Presidential media relations. Why? How honest are we in government, business and the media? Bannon feels that the media will take any side but Trump’s, thus there is little to nothing to gain by playing nice. No, media relation’s rules haven’t changed for the rest of us. Author Leonard […]

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  Subtitles We all need to rededicate ourselves to understanding and embracing the views of others. We need to be the adults in the room. We in the profession must stay above the fray Author Leonard A. Sipes, Jr. Thirty-five years of supervising award-winning media relations, over fifty national and regional awards. Author, “Success With […]

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Media Relations in the Age of Trump

by admin on November 15, 2016 · 1 comment

Subtitles: Some executives want to emulate president-elect Trump. They want to go to war with the media. President-elect Trump may have gone to war, and he may have done so brilliantly, but that experience has little to nothing to do with yours. You get to decide the kind of relationship you have with reporters. Feel […]

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Subtitles Have federal communicators and the media lost the confidence of the American people? We need to respect and serve the people we are communicating with. If we don’t, the backlash is considerable. Author Leonard A. Sipes, Jr. Thirty-five years of supervising award-winning media relations, over fifty national and regional awards. Article There are two […]

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