Viewing posts by David Oates

CEOs - Don’t Pull Punches When Responding To Bigots

August 14, 2017

Some 20 years ago as a young US Navy Lieutenant Junior Grade, my commanding officer of the guided missile frigate to which I was assigned ...

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Memo To Trump: Your “News Channel” Is Fake

August 7, 2017

More to the point, it’s propaganda.

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I Feel Sorry For Anthony Scaramucci

July 31, 2017

Seriously I do. Think about what happened over the last two weeks. Scaramucci lost his job AND his wife all because he miscalculated the skills ...

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The Chicago Sun-Times’s Strategy May Save Newspapers

July 25, 2017

I read a piece recently about plans to bring the famed Windy City tabloid back to prominence by its new owners. If they succeed, it ...

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Three Things To Learn From President Trump’s Communications Team

July 21, 2017

Before you scream “NO F#$%!N WAY,” hear me out. I’m of the firm belief that we all learn best from our mistakes or ...

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Three Things To Do If Caught In A PR Crossfire

July 10, 2017

Recently, an aerial dancer performing a routine during a Green Day concert in Madrid accidentally fell to his death in front of tens of thousands ...

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