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
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.
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
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 […]
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 […]
Last week I had the opportunity to present at the Marcus Evans Chief Series : Power Pairing of CEOs & CFOs, at the One and Only Cape Town Hotel. Facing an audience of more than 55 CEO’s and CFO’s I spoke in particular about CEO Reputation, and how 81% of executives around the world believe […]
Definitions create lenses through which we view the world. Revisiting definitions is crucial to creating shared meaning. So, why do I talk and write about Stakeholder Reputation? An Organisation’s reputation is derived from its stakeholders. Their perceptions, attitudes, expectations, feelings and knowledge towards a company will influence and impact on the actions they take towards […]