Politicians in a crisis

March 9th, 2020
Nowhere is the survival instinct more relevant than in the world of politics. Immediately on being elected, the politicians first instinc...

On the rebound after a crisis

March 4th, 2020
The adage that ‘no news is good news’ can easily be reversed for the media. Now, the catchphrase is, ‘only bad news is news’. So, when Vo...

Making a crisis get attention

February 11th, 2020
The worst scenario for an organisation that wants to generate a crisis for another is when no one takes any notice. This is the problem f...

Coronavirus – is it a crisis?

February 3rd, 2020
We are in the middle of a major crisis with Coronavirus, if you are to believe the media. But we’ve been there before with SARS (linked t...

BBC

January 29th, 2020
The crisis spiral: When nothing goes right… Over the weekend, the BBC made a small mistake. It played a video of the basketball pla...