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ISSUE MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL ACCEPTABILITY : SIX REASONS WHY COMPANIES CANNOT DIALOGUE AND LOSE THEIR PROJECTS

Published on November 23, 2015   By Pilote groupe-conseil   Categories : Issue Management, Reputation Management, Social Acceptability

Establishing a dialogue with stakeholders has become a prerequisite for meeting the minimum conditions for social acceptability. Unfortunately, companies are often incapable of doing this for 6 major reasons...


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GVM becomes PILOTE groupe conseil and launches its "True Dialogue™" tool

Published on October 21, 2015   By François Pilote   Categories : Press Release

GVM Management is pleased to announce it will carry on activities from this point on under the PILOTE groupe-conseil company name. This issue management and public affairs company is taking this opportunity to launch its True DialogueTM management tool designed to induce public acceptability in Quebec.


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The Elsipogtog crisis in wake of “Idle No More”

Published on January 23, 2014   By Gregory Kelley   Categories : Reputation Management, Social Acceptability

It has been little over a year since the Idle No More movement brought the struggles of Canada’s Aboriginal peoples to the forefront of media and political attention. During the crisis, journalists and analysts debated at length what the causes for the protest were and where the movement was going. Protesters argued that the Federal government was not respecting their treaty rights and disregarding the environment in favor of natural resource development.


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Colorado and fracking: Activists’ new-found influence in societal debates

Published on December 5, 2013   By Chantal Gauvin   Categories : Issue Management, Social Acceptability

Richard Levick, special contributor at Forbes Magazine, wrote an article explaining why Colorado had become the latest jurisdiction to ban hydraulic fracturing, better known as “fracking”.


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