Don’t let your company be the next Yahoo or Target

Don’t let your company be the next Yahoo or Target

A recent edition of the Wall Street Journal featured a thought-provoking story about hacking disclosures that should serve as a wakeup call for publicly traded companies and their communications C-suite. While the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) does not...
Volkswagen: The Saga Continues

Volkswagen: The Saga Continues

Our UK-based partner Jennifer Janson at Six Degrees discusses the recent VW news cycle with Airfoil Account Director Jenn Korail, and how the news has been received on either side of the pond.  Insights from Six Degrees The VW emission-rigging scandal has...
Communicating the Recall

Communicating the Recall

Guest Post from Dr. Matthew Seeger, Dean of the College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts at Wayne State University  Product recalls are surprisingly common and require effective communication throughout the process. While the Takata airbag recall...

Five Dangerous Crisis-Planning Mistakes

The recent bombing and shootings in Norway remind us again of the importance of having a crisis plan in place, whether your business operates in an assembly plant, a beer warehouse, a law office or a cookie factory.  All have been the sites of workplace...

Six life-or-death actions to take before the tornado strikes

This spring has been a tearfully harsh season for the residents of tornado alley. Joplin, Tuscaloosa, Smithville, and many other towns across the Midwest and Southeast have suffered tremendous loss of life and property in what is reported to be the largest outbreak of...