In his session, Terry outlined the current PR landscape and critical skills today’s PR practitioners need to manage crises at warp speed.
When dealing with the media, one should be truthful, giving as many facts as possible while still protecting a client’s reputation.
Hemeyer discussed the importance of striking the right tone when communicating about community involvement during a crisis in The Economist.
In the PR News Crisis Insider August issue, Executive Counsel Terry Hemeyer addresses Winn-Dixie’s reversal of its in-store mask policy.
Phil Morabito, Chris Ferris and Terry Hemeyer, shared how they successfully navigated teaching a college class through the 2020 spring semester.
Hemeyer shared how the industry has changed, how to get a job in PR and some important skills that all industry professionals should possess.
He has 22 years of experience instructing students in crisis management and integrated communication strategies at UT Austin and Rice Business.
Education has been a longstanding cornerstone at Pierpont, with numerous Pierponters teaching university classes outside of the office over the years.
Houston Chronicle Business Editor Al Lewis recently spoke to Hemeyer’s Rice Business MBA crisis management class on working with media during a crisis.
Providing mental health assistance to those directly affected by tragedies like shootings, natural disasters and suicides is more important today than ever.