Posts Tagged ‘Politics’

Burson chief throws gasoline on Maddow’s fire

Posted by Dan Keeney

Last week, I reported on Rachel Maddow’s gutting of the public relations profession in general and Burson-Marsteller in particular in the post, “

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Interview with Kasey Pipes, Keynoter at Southwest District PRSA Conference

Posted by Dan Keeney

I participated in the joint conference organized by the PRSA Southwest District and Texas Public Relations Association on Friday and Saturday. It featured a great lineup of presenters and topics (I’m not just saying that because I was among them!), including Peter Shankman of HARO fame. The keynote for Friday’s luncheon was Kasey Pipes, author […]

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Consultant follows his own bad advice, says he didn’t give Burris bad advice

Posted by Dan Keeney

   Photo courtesy of Points By Drew Prewitthttp://pointsbypritt.wordpress.com/2009/01/07/the-man-behind-the-curtain/Last week, in the post, “Roland Burris blames the media for his troubles. A good example of bad media relations,” I examined the disastrous performance of Senator Roland Burris at a news conference that had been called to discuss his evolving story about contacts with staff and family […]

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New York Post cartoon deserves a real apology

Posted by Dan Keeney

  Are we the racists for interpreting this cartoon ashaving racial meaning?If you have done something wrong and you understand that you have done something wrong, that is the right time to apologize. But if you do not understand that you have done something wrong and you are just apologizing because you worry that not […]

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