Crisis Management

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Waco's Twin Peaks Loses Franchise Rights After Biker Gang Gun Battle
Franchises

Waco's Twin Peaks Loses Franchise Rights After Biker Gang Gun Battle

The breastaurant chain says that the franchisee failed to take action following warnings from police and corporate headquarters.
Kate Taylor
4 Tips for Mentally Preparing for Overwhelming Challenges
Challenges

4 Tips for Mentally Preparing for Overwhelming Challenges

While it is impossible to know how you might react to a situation that threatens your business, tap these strategies so you're not caught with a "stupid face."
Peter Gasca
6 Things to Expect From McDonald's Secret Turnaround Plan
McDonalds

6 Things to Expect From McDonald's Secret Turnaround Plan

The company is cooking up a recipe for a financial turnaround and will reveal it on May 4.
Kate Taylor
Blue Bell Ice Cream Recalls All Products Over Listeria Worries
Recalls

Blue Bell Ice Cream Recalls All Products Over Listeria Worries

The company is taking an aggressive approach to safety after ice cream samples tested positive for the bacteria listeria.
Kate Taylor
NFL Fumbles, Uber Hikes and Other Business Fails
Advice

NFL Fumbles, Uber Hikes and Other Business Fails

Learn from some recent bonehead moves of leading companies.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
Is Your Business Prepared to Handle an Unexpected Emergency?
Crisis Management

Is Your Business Prepared to Handle an Unexpected Emergency?

It's better to scramble now and lay a foundation with a crisis-communications plan than when the company is in the hot seat.
Heather Ripley
How This Franchise Is Helping Companies Avert Disaster
Franchise 500

How This Franchise Is Helping Companies Avert Disaster

Jim Satterfield's Firestorm Solutions franchise helps companies develop plans to deal with workplace violence, natural disasters and other crises.
5 Crisis Management Tips Olivia Pope Would Endorse
Scandal

5 Crisis Management Tips Olivia Pope Would Endorse

It's always a rude surprise when the walls of a reputation come tumbling down, but also a chance to rebuild.
Jennifer Connelly
7 Crisis Lessons From 'The Hunger Games'
Crisis Management

7 Crisis Lessons From 'The Hunger Games'

The dystopian series provides ample social commentary. In addition, we can learn a lot about crisis communications from the 'girl on fire.'
Beth Kuhel
Why Burger King Just Shut Down 89 of Its Franchises in Germany
Burger King

Why Burger King Just Shut Down 89 of Its Franchises in Germany

The company is closing a whopping 13 percent of its restaurants in Germany following an undercover report that exposed the locations' expired food, sanitary violations and bad working conditions.
Kate Taylor
Richard Branson on Sticking Together in Times of Crisis
Richard Branson

Richard Branson on Sticking Together in Times of Crisis

In the worst of times, it is amazing how people can pull together.
Richard Branson
How Barilla Transformed Into a Trailblazer for Corporate Equality
LGBT

How Barilla Transformed Into a Trailblazer for Corporate Equality

Today, the company has added transgender-related care to its health benefits, contributes money to gay rights causes and has featured a lesbian couple on a promotional website.
Geoff Weiss
Running a Business While Dealing With a Personal Loss
Hard Times

Running a Business While Dealing With a Personal Loss

How do you face tremendous emptiness and grief when you have a company to run? Find out how other entrepreneurs found their way.
Heather R. Huhman
5 Tips on Planning Amid Rapid Change
Business Plans

5 Tips on Planning Amid Rapid Change

As the pace of business shifts quickens, forecasting can become even more vital.
Tim Berry
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