Monthly Archives: March 2013

Ford: Crisis Management Done Right

Corporations are fond of saying “Our people make a difference.” Sometimes your people make all the difference to your brand, as Ford has shown through the way it has weathered a painful and highly visible PR crisis. As has been … Continue reading

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TMZ: The Time Inc. of Fame Inc.

TMZ has transformed itself from everyone’s favorite guilty pleasure to a powerhouse news reporting and entertainment brand. The multi-million dollar organization managed by Harvey Levin long ago shrugged off its image as a snarky Hollywood gossip site and by beating … Continue reading

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From an Artist on the Rise: “Home to Me,” by Vanessa Elisha

From Down Under comes a shimmering new song by Vanessa Elisha, “Home to Me.” The song layers Elisha’s lush R&B-inspired vocals on top of a sexy chill-out groove to capture what Elisha describes to me as “that yearning for first … Continue reading

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How Body Shop Founder Anita Roddick Taught Businesses to Do Good

Since it’s International Women’s Day today, I feel compelled to honor a business woman who changed the world: Anita Roddick, founder of the Body Shop.¬†With her staunch support of fair trade and opposition to animal testing on cosmetics, Anita Roddick … Continue reading

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A Band of Brothers “Born to Run”

We remember Bruce Springsteen and Clarence Clemons as being both kindred spirits and successful band mates. And the album cover of Born to Run captures the essence of their story as we’ve learned it.¬†Born to Run, profiled here for my … Continue reading

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