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When A Private Crisis Strategy Session Becomes Front Page News

Crisis Communications Lessons: When A Private Crisis Strategy Session Becomes Front Page News | GroundFloor Media PR Agency | Denver, COAs part of crisis communications training with our clients, we emphasize that unless you are in a closed-door office or in a private location, anything you say in public can be used against you. This lesson, once again, resonated loud and clear in a Sunday New York Times scoop.

Last week, Denver attorney Ty Cobb who now works for the White House to coordinate its response into investigations into Russia’s connection with President Trump, was having a strategy lunch with the president’s lead outside attorney on the Russia investigations, John Dowd.

Little did they know, a Times reporter was also having lunch, at the next table.

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Nearly 9 Years Later, Washington Post’s Bob Woodward Joins Twitter

Twitter was created in March 2006, and launched July of that year. During that time, it has grown to over 100 million users who post an average of 340 million tweets per day.

It has been embraced as a go-to source for information, and has even been used to overthrow governments. Journalists use it to share news and gauge public opinion and PR practitioners use it to share client stories and pitch media.

But during that time, one of the most famous and accomplished journalists has refused to get on board the Twitter train. Until now.

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