Reputation Management

Before You Grow, Focus on Building a Strong Reputation

As a Green Home Solutions franchisee, Jason Toliver works to make customers' homes safer and healthier. He's focused on earning their trust-because his business depends on it.

How to File a DMCA Takedown and Protect Your Reputation

In the age of the internet and social media, it's easier than ever for people to steal intellectual property -- intentionally or unintentionally. The trick is knowing how to combat it when it happens to you.

Why You Should Build a Personal Reputation Before Starting a Business

If you're the entrepreneur of a successful business, you'll automatically build a reputation for yourself. But there are many advantages to cultivating a better professional reputation before you start your business in the first place.

Timothy Carter

Protecting Your Online Reputation: How to Remove a Webpage

If you're a victim of defamatory online content, you have options to get it removed -- and educating yourself on what exactly you can do is the first step.

How to Manage (and Monitor) Your Reputation on Social Media

Social Media has become inescapable in this day and age -- knowing how to correctly use it to control your online reputation is absolutely critical.

Brook Zimmatore

Why Did Elon Musk Publicly Smoke Weed With Joe Rogan?

It's because he's Elon Musk. You and I are not Elon Musk.

Gene Marks

These 11 Famously Disgraced CEOs Have Entered the Reputation Hall of Shame

McDonalds' Steve Easterbrook is just the latest chief executive who allegedly failed to recognize the importance of ethics and permanently damaged their reputation. Here are the lessons companies can learn from each of them.

Tom Popomaronis

6 Tips for Acquiring More Google Reviews (and Why They Matter)

Even without a recession to contend with, successfully launching (and growing) a local business is tough work. Something as simple as Google reviews, however, can make things easier.

Tom Popomaronis

How to Manage (and Repair) Your Business' Online Reputation

These tips and best practices will help you take back control -- and maintain it.

Dear Self: Quit Doing the Bare Minimum.

If you want satisfying rewards, you have to put in maximum effort.

William Harris

The Dangers of Overpromising and Under-Delivering

Seven potentially perilous outcomes of making careless assurances.