Washington Update - Dec 1, 2019

Billy Moore

Congress returns from Thanksgiving recess with 13 legislative days to fund government, finish negotiations on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement, pass a Defense authorization and decide whether to impeach President Donald Trump. President Trump will continue to belittle impeachment as he travels to the United Kingdom for meetings with NATO heads of state.

Student Protest

Higher Education Infographic

Blaine Bull

In the last 15 years, big-name universities have built extremely valuable brands and are seeing unprecedented growth. However, in the current era of increased scrutiny, higher education faces significant public risks.

Starbucks V3

How Starbucks Calmed a Brewing Crisis

Mike Shannon

Starbucks recently put on a crisis management clinic after a social media post showed two African-American men being arrested for no apparent reason at one of their Philadelphia stores on Thursday April 12. The coffee giant moved with incredible speed and took decisive action.