October 06, 2014
maslansky + partners CEO Michael Maslansky visits Fox’s The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson to discuss the safety concerns of youth football with former NFL player Chris Valletta and former Navy SEAL and FBI Agent Jonathan Gilliam. They discuss the recent deaths of three high school football players, specifically how concussion awareness and precautionary measures could have prevented these tragedies.
September 18, 2014
This week we spoke to voters in different markets from Massachusetts to North Carolina to Illinois. And one theme was clear. It’s time for straight talk. They want to have our leaders tell us like it is. They have had enough of elusive messages. Enough of nuance. Enough politics. ENOUGH. They are hungry for straight shooters.
August 14, 2014
This week was a big week for our country. The situation in Iraq will either bring us together or divide us. And how our leaders navigate through the coming weeks is going to dictate where we end up. A country divided or a country united. Here’s a look at how united we are standing this week.
August 07, 2014
We can learn a lot about the language of leadership from President Obama’s hits and misses when he spoke in this week's address and an interview with The Economist. Here’s what we learned:
- Leaders shouldn’t blame
- Leaders should bring us together
- Leaders must stay in touch with their people
- Leaders don’t rely on facts to do all their talking.
Now, let’s take a closer look.
July 31, 2014
Women leaders don’t have it easy. Not that men do, but WOW — listening to the reactions of American’s to women leaders this week during our instant response sessions, I saw firsthand how tough women can have it. Be too ambitious and women run the risk of being perceived as calculated and heartless. Too high energy or bubbly and you’re a ditz. Too aggressive and well, you know the word people use for that… Too passionate and you’re overly emotional. The list could go on…