Archives for February 2013

Southwest and their use of social media to preempt media crisis

As a media professional, I am always reading stories about how companies handle different media issues. Here is one that I found interesting. Southwest Airlines airline spokesman Paul Flaningan spoke to an audience at a Social Media for PR and Corporate Communications Conference in Florida recently where he explained his company’s broad use of social […]

A Leader Must be Aware says Deepak Chopra

Reading Deepak Chopra’s most recent post on LinkedIn called The Conscious Lifestyle: A Leader Must be Aware, has heartened me. Since the 1980s, a narcissistic business style has been not only praised but emulated. You don’t have to look beyond Wall Street to know that a singular focus, ego-driven leadership style cannot sustain itself for […]