Crisis PR Resources

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We made these materials to help executives, marketing professionals, sales executives and anyone that must engage an audience group on behalf of an organization do so during crisis situations. 

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LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning – Crisis Communications for HR Course

In this LinkedIn Learning course, HR consultant Catherine Mattice Zundel and David Oates explain how to create a communication plan so you’re prepared when disaster strikes, share tips for communicating and coordinating work during an active crisis, and discuss how to follow up after the immediate danger is over.

LinkedIn Learning

SD Voyager Podcast Episode 2

We’re excited to introduce you to David Oates of Public Relations Security.  He is someone we think every small business owner should be familiar with – he’s a leader in the increasingly relevant field of PR & reputation management.  We learn a ton every time we connect with David.

Manage COVID Crisis PR for Nursing Homes

Manage Covid-19 Crisis PR in Nursing Home

I wrote this eBook to give leaders in skilled nursing facilities, hospitals, concierge medical clinics, public health agencies, and outpatient surgical centers a basic understanding of how to develop and execute a Crisis Communications initiative during a pandemic or large outbreak.

Manage COVID Crisis PR for Nursing Homes

What To Do If Wrongfully Accsued of Racism

While organizations who willfully commit racist acts should get vilified on social media and boycotted, many organizations will find themselves getting their integrity called into question unfairly by someone who offensively manipulated their products.

I wrote this playbook to give business owners, C-level executives, and marketing professionals a basic understanding of developing and executing a Crisis Communications response to false accusations of discriminatory activities like racism.

Manage COVID Crisis PR for Nursing Homes

Squash and Stretch Productions – Mini Discussions

See Part I and Part II of Dave Oates’ discussion with Karl Pontau on what entails Crisis PR events and what organizations can do in response.

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Schedule a free, 15-minute call with our founder, Dave Oates, to discuss your crisis issue, planning needs, or upcoming event.T ake a look at his video blogs and podcast interviews and feel free also to download some of his eBooks and online courses in the meantime.

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