Saylor Academy's Discourse Forum

After you review the unit materials, please post and respond to the following topics on the course discussion board. Feel free to start your own related posts, and respond to other students' postings as well. If you do not yet have a Discourse account, you can create one here, free of charge.

  1. What examples of crisis communications have you seen lately in the news? Can you find cases illustrating how both corporate and government officials dealt with crises?
  2. Think of a time you had to apologize for some offense you committed: what did you do well?  What might you have done better?
  3. What you would say are the most important aspects of careful crisis planning?