L. Darryl Armstrong
Another University Fails in Crisis Management 101 – Rutgers Fires Coach – Only After the
T’is the season, it must be for universities to be creating their own crises and failing to use some common sense!
The Rutgers coach is outed as abusive and the University officials decide to “suspend and fine” him. Now, after “pressure” he’s outta there.
First, we have a professor telling a student to “stomp on a picture of Jesus,” interesting that it wasn’t a picture of Buddha or Mohammed; and now, a physically and verbally abusive coach and in both cases I am sure the schools some how must have thought they would escape outrage?
In both cases, basic crisis management has been ignored.
These are developing stories and we will give you a complete analysis of what each school did right and where they went terribly wrong in a future post. Read more here: