Alvin Adams Quotes

In my experience, problems most frequently arise from those who report for television, with little field experience in your area but an insatiable appetite for a sound bite... view

By: Alvin Adams

Well I just figure any man who risks his neck to save a dog's life isn't going to kill someone for gold teeth... view

By: Alvin Adams

My view is different. Public relations are a key component of any operation in this day of instant communications and rightly inquisitive citizens... view

By: Alvin Adams

I am convinced that dealing intelligently with the press is of the greatest importance to the success and effectiveness of a humanitarian mission... view

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Humanitarian missions are little different from any other public enterprise, diplomacy included, which is susceptible of misinterpretation by the public, hence ultimately of failure... view

By: Alvin Adams

Appreciate the power of rumor, often malicious, no matter how preposterous, within the local populations you are seeking to help... view

By: Alvin Adams

Unfortunately, the attitude of many towards the press, humanitarians included and especially government workers, is often one of suspicion, if not outright fear... view

By: Alvin Adams