Reputation Rainmakers with Andy Beal
By Andy Beal
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Join us each week for the latest reputation roadkill, answers to your questions, and insights from the world’s leading branding experts.
||Clean#45 - Defending your reputation from defamation, libel laws explained, and the sordid industry of fake court orders||Just because you don't like what someone has written about you, doesn't mean you can sue them for defamation!||2/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#44 - Which Super Bowl ads were #ReputationRoadkill and which were #ReputationRainmakers?||Some were cute, some were thought-provoking, and some were just weird, but which ones had the most impact on the advertiser's brand?||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#43 - Billy Bush is Rebuilding, Gypsy Taco is Rebranding, and Panera Bread is Reacting||Rebuilding, Rebranding, and Reacting are the three themes for this week.||1/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#42 - Are you relying too heavily on Facebook & not keeping an eye on other social networks? Should you pick a fight with bloggers? And, which bank is the most evil?||Facebook changes are coming, but you also need to keep an eye on other social networks!||1/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#41 - Our 6 reputation management predictions for 2018||We break out the crystal ball and make some bold predictions for ORM in 2018.||1/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#40 - The top 10 reputation stories of 2017...and we need your help picking #1||We're coming up on the end of 2017, so it's a good time to look back on the year's biggest Reputation Roadkill and Reputation Rainmakers!||12/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#39 - Massage Envy, Amazon & Walmart face friendly fire, while "Dilly Dilly" to Bud Light & Maisie Williams||Hear ye, hear ye, let it be known that this week we have Reputation Roadkill thricely, and two examples of regal reputation engagement.||12/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#38 - Uber's $100k hacker cover up, McDonald's Black Friday winning fail, and a Denver coffee shop in hot water!||A tale of two coffee social media campaigns. One will get you pumped up and the other frothing at the mouth!||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#37 - EA Games feels the full wrath of the force, Logitech loses customer Harmony, and the 3 hottest ORM tips for 2018||Two tech companies face a reputation backlash but demonstrate how to quickly recover good will with their customers.||11/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#36 - What can you do if your company faces its own reputation House of Cards?||Kevin Spacey's reputation is in tatters, what reputation lessons can you learn from this scandal?||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTesla avoids a reputation pothole, Pizza Hut's late hacking delivery, and a $250k reputation mistake||Have bad news to share? Be quick to get your side of the story out!||10/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#34 - Dove, Facebook, Cam Newton, and Jemele Hill all learn perception trumps intention||When it comes to reputation attacks, perception always trumps intentions.||10/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#33 - Black hat online reputation management tactics you should avoid||There's the right way to do online reputation management and then there are these black hat tactics that you should never employ.||9/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#32 - Equifax's real reputation mistake, Nazi costumes are never a good idea, clowns have a reputation problem, but Gainesville PD does not!||Five reputation case studies, five reputation lessons!||9/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#31 - Best Buy's reputation disaster, Panera Bread crisis team eats humble pie, and understanding your personal rating||Don't let a natural disaster lead to a reputation disaster!||9/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#30 - Why "trust" is changing, a magical apology, and PETA shoots itself in the foot||Is it time to change our standards for "trust?"||8/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#29 - Social media shackles, RFID chips under the skin, and $1M awarded for defamation!||Should you track or police your employees' every move and tweet? We discuss this and more.||8/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#28 - Frontier Airlines picks a fight, bad press hinders recruiting, & the surprising reason brands are buying Facebook ads||There are many bold frontiers in reputation management, insulting members of the media is not one of them!||7/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPhotobucket's negative exposure, Ring.com's customer service chimes in, Netflix drops a reputation bomb||Is it ever OK to drop an f-bomb as a brand?||7/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#26 - Bonfire Brewing gets warm response, Aunt Jemima feeling the pressure, and Gmail finally stops being creepy||Cheers to Bonfire Brewing and Gmail for doing the right thing. We're still waiting for Aunt Jemima to do what's right.||6/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#25 - Liquido Active hangs its reputation, CenturyLink fires whistle blower, and fake libel orders a thing?||Greed is the theme for the week. When companies get greedy, bad things happen to their reputations.||6/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#24 - Acting ugly hurts your employer, Uber's desperate need for a brand lift, and what makes a great influencer?||Can someone call Uber a taxi? They need to go home and sober up their reputation!||6/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#23 - Memorial Day greed, apologizing is just part of crisis communication, and what do Tiger Woods & Chipotle have in common?||Ivanka Trump and Holabird Sports both get greedy at Memorial Day. British Airways spends too much time apologizing and not enough time updating. What do Tiger Woods and Chipotle have in common?||6/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#22 - 3 quick tips to power up your Twitter account||What can the Cubs, AT&T, and JC Penney teach you about improving your Twitter engagement?||5/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#21 - Maria Sharapova's reputation double fault, Sears is upset at the media, Dove's bottle battle, and more||This week we talk about rebuilding a damaged personal reputation, not letting the media tell your brand story, having the bottle to expand your brand, and how to get ahead of a potential reputation crisis.||5/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#20 - Wendy's golden nugget, a dark cloud over Sunny Co, and the airline industry is a mess||Wendy's makes good on its Twitter challenge. Sunny Co's swimsuit offer almost sinks the company. The airline industry is in need of a reputation makeover.||5/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#19 - About.com fails the mom test, SheaMoisture alienates its core customers, and Facebook has a privacy perception problem||My mom is pretty smart, but About.com still fails the "mom test."||5/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#18 - United Airlines offering you $10k, ESPN the worldwide leader in reputation, and what was Unroll.me thinking?||We’re talking United Airlines, ESPN, and Unroll.me this week.||4/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#17 - United Airlines - what it really needs to do to fix its reputation||Are you mad at United Airlines? So are we! We discuss what they really need to do to fix this.||4/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#16 - Yahoo & AOL make an Oath, toxic YouTube advertising, and Chipotle attacks McDonalds||March Madness may be over, but the reputation craziness continues into April!||4/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#15 - United bans leggings? Restaurants demand ID? Throwing rocks at girls? And, of course, #JusticeForBradsWife||Did United Airlines really ban leggings? Should restaurants take responsibility for employees' actions? One NC billboard is causing a stir. And, of course, #JusticeForBradsWife!||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#14 - Hackers threaten your reputation, bribing for positive reviews is bad, and have Heinz ads gone mad?||Why bribing journalists for positive reviews is bad, how cyber hackers can threaten your reputation, and Heinz does something unexpected with their ads.||3/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#13 - Owning a bad customer experience, Genie Bouchard's reputation ace, & social media succession planning||This week we discuss the importance of owning a customer’s bad experience, how Genie Bouchard is engaging fans off the tennis court, and the importance of social media succession planning.||2/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#12 - 2017 Harris Poll reveals reputation winners & losers, WSJ looks at retailers & political stances||Which brands have stolen your love this Valentines' day? A new poll reveals all!||2/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#11 - Which Super Bowl ads were Reputation Rainmakers & which where Reputation Roadkill?||We breakdown the reputation hits and misses of the 2017 Super Bowl 51.||2/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#10 - The important reputation lesson you can learn from #DeleteUber||What contributed to the #DeleteUber boycott and the important strategy you can apply to your reputation.||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#9 - Can Sears save its brand, how did Dominos outgrow Google, and has HP's reputation blown up?||Sears is betting big on its new KCD brand, we look at how Dominos has been able to rebuild its tarnished reputation, and why HP can't afford to have its batteries catch fire.||1/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#8 - Fiat Chrysler, Steve Harvey, and the declining trust in the media||Fiat Chrysler faces an emissions scandal, Steve Harvey alienates his audience, and a new survey shows declining trust in the mainstream media.||1/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#7 - Aspen restaurant fines, Jenna Bush Hager's fast apology & Chipotle sued for $2b||2017 is off to a fast Reputation Roadkill start!||1/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#6 - The Top 10 Reputation Roadkill of 2016||Join me as I count down the ten worst reputation crises of 2016.||1/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#5 - Amazon protects its brand from phishing attacks & Wikipedia doesn't want any web info deleted||This week we look at how Amazon is protecting its brand by getting in front of the latest phishing scams, and we challenge Wikipedia’s opinion that no information should ever be deleted from the web. All that and more coming your way right now.||12/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#4 - Kellogg's vs Breitbart & the Consumer Review Fairness Act||Why did Kellogg's pull its ads on Breitbart.com? Who will win this epic reputation battle? And, we look at the benefits of the Consumer Review Fairness Act--and alternatives to non-disparagement clauses.||12/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReputation Rainmakers with Andy Beal - Episode 3||Each week, we'll take a look at the most interesting reputation management stories, answer your questions, and share valuable ORM tactics. In this week's episode: Erin Jones of Social Ink again joins me as guest co-host. We talk about companies...||11/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReputation Rainmakers with Andy Beal - Episode 2||Your guide to reputation management and online branding.||11/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReputation Rainmakers with Andy Beal - Episode 1||Your guide to reputation management and online branding.||11/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Become a Reputation Rainmaker!
Packed with tips, advice and case studies to help you build a great reputation in just 20 minutes!
Absolutely Great Content!
If you're in business, own a business, or care about business interactions this podcast is definitely for you. It's enjoyable to listen to, and the information I've gathered from listen to Andy and his guests have completely changed the way I look at my business and it's practices.
I highly reccomend you give it a shot. You won't regret it.
Solid, Relevant, Actionable
Andy and Erin share top quality reputation management information every week, from corporate screw ups to small companies that are doing it right - there's a great mix of snark, suggestions, actionable advice, and tips that will help any business manage their online recommendation! I Highly Recommend!