VW in the ‘Fiasco Vortex’ Huffington Post
Will VW survive? Yes. But, they have to make it through the ‘Fiasco Vortex’. The first step will be to accept that their challenges run deeper than public relations.
Volkswagen Recall: Repairing The Carmaker’s Reputation Will Take Years And Won’t Be Fixed By Firing The CEO International Business Times
The Volkswagen scandal will take years for the company to fix its reputation. It’s much more complicated that just firing the CEO.
When Moguls Collide With Politics Huffington Post
Eric Dezenhall looks at how what makes a successful mogul does not necessarily make a successful politician with Presidential pursuits.
Lion-killer dentist: Can his practice survive this? Headline News
Headline News interviewed Eric for his insight on the viral public reaction to Walter Palmer, the dentist who killed Cecil the lion and ensuing backlash to his dental practice.
Martha Stewart’s Damage Control Win Huffington Post
Martha Stewart, a crisis management success story. Her brand took a hit, but she kept it under control and that’s why it’s called “damage control”.
Put in an Impossible Position, Subway Is Navigating It as Well as Possible, Experts Say AdWeek
Dezenhall quoted in AdWeek regarding the scandal involving Subway spokesperson Jared Fogle.
Snoozing Through The Cardinals/Astros Hack Huffington Post
“Crisis congestion…and a few other factors” postulates Eric Dezenhall is why the St. Louis Cardinals hacking into the Houston Astros has not become the latest obsessions for both the media and the internet.
Rachel Dolezal and Scandals of Schtick Huffington Post
Review Eric Dezenhall’s latest piece in which he discusses, using recent examples (Rachel Dolezal, Brian Williams, Sen. Elizabeth Warren), what happens to those with “narcissistic investments” in certain identities.
The Age of Viral Recalls Is Just Beginning Huffington Post
In light of the Takata airbag recall, Dezenhall writes that we are living in an age of the “viral recall” as products are safer than before, but the variables in determining and publicizing product hazards have changed.
The Pats Pick Best of Their Bad Options Huffington Post
Eric Dezenhall’s view on why the New England Patriots are not fighting the NFL sanctions and why he agrees with Robert Kraft’s decision in this matter.