You cannot predict when the glare of the media spotlight may turn on you but you can prepare.The 15-Seconds team provides media relations and training, crisis communications consulting and strategic planning, and speech preparation and presentation coaching to Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, prominent individuals and small businesses. Whether you want to learn how to promote your business or organization, prepare to defend your good reputation from some future attack, or get help in fighting back against an ongoing threat, we can help. And once we have trained you — if you have a compelling story to tell — we can get you booked on CNN, CNBC, FOX, and elsewhere.
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Image from DisabledVeterans.org It is hard to know what is dumber. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald's statement yesterday that VA healthcare should not be judged
. One of the cardinal rules of doing media events (and life) is to avoid making stuff up as you go along. Normally the White House -- any White House -- is very good at
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