Entries by Helio Fred Garcia

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Celebrating 19 Years of Logos

To our clients, colleagues, and friends, This week Logos Consulting Group begins our 20th year in operation. As we complete our 19th year, we want to take a moment to thank all of you for your support and confidence over the years. We are blessed to have the opportunity to pursue our mission – to […]

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A Teachable Moment in Trump’s Testing Positive for COVID-19

Overnight the world learned that President Trump and the First Lady both tested positive for COVID-19. If this is true, I wish them a full recovery. But our challenge isn’t whether Trump has COVID-19; it’s that the nation does. And it didn’t have to be this way.

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The Next 18 Years

This past Friday marked the 18th anniversary of Logos Consulting Group. On this anniversary, I am excited to share with you not only where the firm has been, but also where we are going. We were founded in 2002 during a recession (granted, not as dire as now). We started without a single client, but with […]

Crisis Management Lessons 15 Years After Hurricane Katrina

The column was also featured in CommPro.biz. The fifteenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s making landfall is upon us, with two separate hurricanes now threatening the southern Gulf states. Anniversaries are opportunities to take stock and to look back and reflect on some of the lessons learned and forgotten. And the similarities with the heck of […]

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Worth Reading – Crisis Counsel: Navigating Legal and Communication Conflict, by Tony Jaques, PhD

Tony Jaques has written a masterful guide to managing the natural tension between lawyers and communicators. Crisis Counsel: Navigating Legal and Communication Conflict is a highly readable guide to effective and respectful interaction among lawyers, communicators, and business leaders.

Privilege and Persecution

I began to appreciate the reality of white privilege several years ago at about 2:30 am, on a long, straight stretch of interstate. I saw behind me the flashing lights of a state trooper. I pulled over. The trooper asked for my license and registration. He said, “You were doing 85 in a 70 zone. […]

GUEST COLUMN: The Last Full Measure…

Versions of this post originally appeared on Daily Kos and CommPro.biz on May 25, 2020. To me Memorial Day is personal. And today I’m angry. But I get ahead of myself. West Point I grew up in the 1960s and 70s at the United States Military Academy at West Point, where for 25 years my […]