Communicating in a Time of COVID-19

On-Demand, available until March 26, 2021
Recorded March 19, 2020

Categories: Communication Strategy, Crisis & Reputation, Leadership & Management

COVID-19 is the first global pandemic in a social media world. This places unprecedented challenges on leaders at all levels in organizations of all kinds. Effective communication has never been more critical.

This webinar is on crisis communication best practices and their application to COVID-19. Webinar leader Helio Fred Garcia is the executive director of the Logos Institute for Crisis Management and Executive Leadership. He teaches crisis management and crisis communication at New York University and Columbia University. Among his books is “The Agony of Decision: Mental Readiness and Leadership in a Crisis,” which was named one of the all-time best crisis management books by BookAuthority.


Helio Fred Garcia, president, Logos Consulting Group

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For more than 35 years Helio Fred Garcia has helped leaders build trust, inspire loyalty, and lead effectively. He is a coach, counselor, teacher, writer, and speaker whose clients include some of the largest and best-known companies and organizations in the world.

He is the author most recently of The Agony of Decision: Mental Readiness and Leadership in a Crisis (2017). He is also author of The Power of Communication: Skills to Build Trust, Inspire Loyalty, and Lead Effectively (FT Press, 2012). That book was one of eight Leadership titles on the United States Marine Corps Commandant's Professional Reading List from 2013 to 2017.

Fred is President of the crisis management firm Logos Consulting Group and Executive Director of the Logos Institute for Crisis Management & Executive Leadership. He is based in New York and has worked with clients in dozens of countries on six continents.



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