And the fallout of the Gupta saga continues – Disgraced Bell Pottinger booted out of industry guild

And the fallout of the Gupta saga continues – Disgraced Bell Pottinger firm booted out of the UK Public Relations and Communications Association. Bell Pottinger not only damaged the PR Industry’s #Reputation but it forced their hand – “Bell Pottinger has brought the PR [public relations] and communications industry into disrepute with its actions and […]

#PMA #FreshConnections #CapeTown. Deon Binneman about building your brand as employer to attract the best talent #Reputation BrandIntegrity

Appearance: Deon Binneman about building your brand as employer to attract the best talent
Outlet: PMA Conference
Location: Cape Town
Format: Other

How to Identify Sources of Reputation Risk Using a Checklist

Definitions, Examples and Application of Knowledge

With Reputation Risk inherent in just about all processes in a company, Reputation and Risk Managers sometimes find it difficult to determine where the sources of reputation risk resides. Not only can these risks be unpredictable but they are also extremely varied in nature due to the uniqueness of each company. However I would like […]

21 Years in Private Practice

I celebrated 21 years as an independent reputation management consultant, trainer and speaker on the 1st April.

In this period I worked with more than 200 organisations and had the pleasure to facilitate capacity building programs in 16 countries.

I am at your service. Check out my work on my website www.deonbinneman.com

I was quoted in an article in the Finweek mag of 23 February “How to manage your own reputation – Your Reputation is your most important asset. Don’t squander it”. It was also translated into Afrikaans in the Beeld newspaper Page 18

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Mauritius Here I Come

I will facilitate a Strategic Public Relations in the 21st Century workshop in Mauritius 20- 21 February. This will be the 16th country that I am doing consulting work in.

Reputation Concerns influence Disclosure Choices

The Harvard Business School has released a new working paper  Managing Reputation: Evidence from Biographies of Corporate Directors. The Executive summary states: A biography is part of a proxy statement summarizing a director’s past experience. For this study the authors analyzed almost 160,000 biographies of 12,895 directors to see how directors appear to make strategic […]

Powerlines Newsletter Nr. 111 is now available

My latest Powerlines newsletter Nr. 111 is now ready for your reading pleasure. Just download your free evaluation copy.

It covers articles such as a Reputation Wrap Up of latest Reputation News, the Concept of Seed Planting,  Why a Crisis always lead to another within 30 Days, Stakeholder Profiling Tips – Why Stakeholder Involvement is Context-Specific, Learning from Near-Misses,  a Toolbox Exercise – Enhancing your Institution’s Reputation & Why You need training in Crisis Management Skills

 

 

10 Ways to Damage your Organization’s Reputation

  1. Manage Reputation haphazardly. Operate by the seat of your pants and only respond to issues as they get published or emerge. 2. Delegate more than 50 % of your share price’s value to a handful of people in a Communications/PR department. Expect them to positively influence share price through the use of cleverly […]

As Companies Grapple with Escalating Costs, Reputation is in Danger

Under pressure to curb skyrocketing costs, companies are at risk of cutting costs and damaging their reputations. Rapid market changes and a harsh economic climate is putting companies. in a difficult position. Not only do they have to cut costs but they need to do it in manner that will not cause negative stakeholder expectations […]