May 25, 2006

Reputation of Pino Grigio had a cool article today on how the reputation of Pino Grigio has improved over the past several years. This young wine is considered the Cinderella of wines. When it was first brought to the U.S. in the late 1970s, it was unknown and...

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May 23, 2006

Reputation Club Expands

There are few professionals working today with "reputation" in their title. Today this group expanded by one when I joined Weber Shandwick as "Chief Reputation Strategist." [According to Google, these are the Chinese characters for reputation. Sure hope so.] GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) had someone with the title...

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May 21, 2006

Hyundai Reputation Damage

No doubt about it. The indictment of Hyundai Motor Company's chairman Chung Mong Koo has thrown the company into disarray. Since South Korean companies are usually family controlled and operate top-down, a succession plan is not exactly in place. The embarrassment of government corruption charges...

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May 20, 2006

Why reputationXchange?

As I have recently changed jobs, I thought it appropriate to begin a new blog. I am now the Chief Reputation Strategist at global public relations firm Weber Shandwick. Naming this blog was not easy but once I thought of "reputationXchange," it felt just right. Here's my...

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