Advanced Reputation Management

Advanced Reputation Management

Organisations with strong reputations are better able to attract the best and most appropriate stakeholders – as customers, investors and employees, so it’s logical that organisations attach greater importance to building, maintaining and protecting their corporate reputations.

Best practices

This three-day course in Advanced Reputation Management, part of the MSc Corporate Communication, gives a comprehensive overview of the latest academic knowledge and best practices for managing reputations. It focuses specifically on topics such as:

  • the academic theories behind the effect of reputation and its consequences in business practice
  • can reputation managers be blamed for the humiliation of the financial industry during the credit crisis?
  • reputation risk management
  • the relationship between research into public opinion, its theories and reputation
  • the pros and cons of methods for measuring reputation and how to transfer reputation research in your communication strategy and actions
  • the effect of your organisation’s reputation on the behaviour of employees, financial audiences, governments, customers and recruitment stakeholders. the impact of advertising and news on reputation
  • developing a professional strategy for managing your organisation’s reputation

This MCC elective course is taught by Prof. Cees van Riel and guest lecturers from leading organisations and companies around the world. 

Learning objective

Become familiar with most recent insights in the academic foundations of reputation management and learn how to apply this in daily practice in order to showcase clearly how you can impact business performance.


Advanced Reputation Management
Advanced Reputation Management Cees van Riel
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