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Crisis Tales: Five Rules for Coping with Crises in Business, Politics, and Life

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TELL IT ALL, TELL IT EARLY, TELL IT YOURSELF

Nobody ever calls Lanny Davis to give him good news. As a legal crisis manager, he’s the man public figures such as Bill Clinton, Martha Stewart, U.S. representative Charlie Rangel, and companies such as Whole Foods, among many others, rely on to pull them through public scandal with their reputations intact.

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ebook, 400 pages
Published March 5th 2013 by Threshold Editions (first published July 17th 2012)
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Steve
Apr 07, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I know Lanny so I'm a bit biased. He also gets a lot of crap for being too liberal to conservatives and too conservative to liberals. He is one of the few influential people that tend to be truly thoughtful and balanced...it's worth reading not just this book but also his other writings. Crisis Tales is full of common sense ideas and great stories, in a voice filled with honesty and pain in some cases. Having a daughter at Penn State makes the last section even more compelling for me. Good advic ...more
Dave Hoff
When Lanny Davis was in the White House defending the Clintons I disliked him very much. Lately, when hearing him on the radio and interviewed on Fox News, I, or perhaps he, have mellowed a bit. Tho. we're on opposite sides in the political arena he appears to be an honest man. Book is about representing various people in a crisis, in bad troubles.
Jack A. Hill
What?? I agreed???

Lanny and I disagree politically and I rolled my eyes at him a couple of times while reading this book. However, his first rule of crisis management is a good one that I wish people of ALL persuasions would follow. Interesting stories, well told.
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