Based on the presentation Crisis Management: The Savvy Communicator by Kami Huyse. Used with permission.
[…] Public Relations in Times of Crisis In our PR class today, the lecture was regarding the topic of Times of Crisis in Public Relations. We discussed many different factors, including the actual definition of a crisis, the various types of crises, contributing factors to crises and how PR professionals handle these situations. Heres’s where you can view the power point that Professor Nixon used during the lecture: Public Relations in Times of Crisis […]
[…] All this information can be found at Dr.Nixon’s Blog under the post public relations in a times of crisis and conflict. […]
Hi Professor Nixon! I just wanted to comment on today’s lecture because it really opended my eyes to a couple things. I never really thought about PR practice in the midst of crisis. The activity really put all aspects of the field into perspective for me. Guess I better beef up on my crisis management skills. Have a great rest of the week!
[…] PRCA 2330 class today, a plane crash is not considered a crisis. A crisis as defined byDoorley and Garcia in Nixon’s slideshow is known as “a non routine event that risks undesired visibility that in turns threatens […]