Business Citizenship – A New Social Contract with Millennials

Business Citizenship – A New Social Contract with Millennials

On Tuesday, September 16th, MSLGROUP will release a 17 country study of 8000+ Millennials on the Future of Business Citizenship. This landmark report of Millennials’ views on citiz ...

Don’t Focus on Grabbing Attention – Focus on Keeping It

Don’t Focus on Grabbing Attention – Focus on Keeping It

By Anna Grönlund Krantz and Elias Notini, JKL Group Nowadays, attention isn’t worth much if you can’t hold on to it. In the era of content deluge, the sweet attention stage is beco ...

Sponsor Day: Empowering Small Businesses in Italy

Sponsor Day: Empowering Small Businesses in Italy

By Annie Sunny, MSLGROUP in India The international financial crisis hit Italy in a big way, and was especially unkind to small businesses. At a time when around 1600 small busines ...

Andrew Silver to Lead MSLGROUP’s New York Office

Andrew Silver to Lead MSLGROUP’s New York Office

Top Edelman Executive Brings Decades of Experience in Client Service, Consumer Marketing and Technology MSLGROUP, Publicis Groupe’s strategic communications and engagement network, ...

Can the News Survive?

Can the News Survive?

By Andrew MacDougall, MSLGROUP London ISIL. Ukraine. Ferguson. Ebola. So much for slow news summers. But while outlets have plenty to cover, they are worrying about the mounting co ...

The Dutch Quest for European LNG Leadership

The Dutch Quest for European LNG Leadership

By Erik Martens, and Timen van Haaster, MSLGROUP in the Netherlands Similar to several other European countries, the Netherlands have for some years been trying to diversify their ...

MSLGROUP Netherlands Featured in PRWeek’s Global Office Pride

MSLGROUP Netherlands Featured in PRWeek’s Global Office Pride

We're proud of our colleagues from MSLGROUP Netherlands on being featured in PRWeek's list of Global Office Pride. Located at the Houthavens, a harbor constructed in 1876 for stori ...

How to Unchain Italian Energy Strategy Through Consensus Generation

By Alessandro Paoletti, CEO, Publicis Consultants Italy and Alessandro Chiarmasso, Practice Leader Corporate Finance, MSL Italia National Resources and Missed Opportunities Communication as the way forward. After all the years experts, environmental activists and ordinary people have spent debating the energy supply issue without finding an agreement, this may seem mere wishful thinking. Yet, digging a litt ...

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Right to be Forgotten

By Annie Sunny, Account Executive, MSLGROUP India In a landmark ruling on May 13, the European Court of Justice made it mandatory for internet search engines like Google to remove links to outdated information about European users for privacy reasons. The ruling applies to all 28 member states of the European Union. Source: engaget.com Background: Right to be Forgotten The right to be forgotten is a legal c ...

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Thought Leader or Company Logo: Whom Would You Rather Engage With on Twitter?

By Jordon Goulder, Account Executive, SchwartzMSL Sifting through Twitter, it’s easy to get lost in the sea of marketing materials. Webinar promotions, press releases and employee recruitment campaigns can easily clog a Twitter feed. Vendor logos and links clog the Twitter stream, but who are the people behind this self-promotional chatter? While many of us in healthcare strive to increase engagement among ...

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Video: Wait A Minute: Best Practices for Doing PR in China

China attracts businesses of all sizes and many companies believe that they need to compete in the Chinese market if their company is going to be a leader in their industry. It is a country that is developing at a rapid pace and it’s the uniqueness of its culture and history that makes it one of the most promising and challenging markets for the practice of public relations. MSLGROUP's Darah Roslyn shares s ...

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Wikimania 2014: Paid Editing, Wikipedia’s Most Enduring Argument

By Anne-Sophie Pereira De Sa, Senior Social Media Analyst, MSLGROUP London Paid editing was the hot topic of the day at Wikimedia Foundation’s annual conference Wikimania 2014 held in London last week with a panel discussion titled ” We Need to Talk About Paid Editing… Sorting Out Wikipedia’s Most Enduring Argument“. The topic has been widely discussed in the PR community over the past few months as global ...

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Energy Transition and COP 21 : French Ambitions Stand the Test of Reality

Mathieu Slama, Senior Consultant, Publicis Consultants Two intertwined milestones This April’s cabinet reshuffle has had a major effect on decisions that will be taken in the upcoming months regarding France’s energy plan: Since her appointment in April 2014, Ségolène Royal has undertaken the role of French En­ergy and Environment Minister. Despite her loss as presidential candidate in 2007, Royal has a cha ...

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Social Media Security: Four Steps to Fight Social Media Hijacking

By Nicolas Moreau, Digital Strategies Consultant, Publicis Consultants Net Intelligenz A few years back, hackers would focus their attacks on websites and networks infrastructures in order to grab their data and disrupt their management. Today, social media profiles have also become major targets. Though motivations and reasons for such attacks can vary (greed, political activism, or just a taste for comple ...

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Storytelling and the Brain: How to be Remembered

By Elle Chambré, Account Executive, MSLGROUP London As ‘conscious’ beings, we spend so much of our lives taking in information, images, facts and stories. Whether from books, television, adverts or illustrations, it would be impossible to retain the sheer quantity of ‘content’ we are subjected to. As storytelling is such a crucial part of how we communicate, we were keen to discover why we hold onto certain ...

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Good is Great: People’s Insights for June & July 2014

By Nidhi Makhija, Director – Research and Insights, MSLGROUP & Annie Sunny, Account Executive, MSLGROUP in India While compiling the final collection for this issue of the People’s Insights monthly brief, we realized that nearly all of the campaigns we chose had some angle of corporate and brand citizenship. Three of the eight campaigns we featured are winners at Cannes. Others were initiatives that mad ...

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Influence: Where Science Meets Art

By Lucy Melling, Deputy Managing Director, Consumer Practice Group, MSLGROUP London and Mallika Basu, Director, Corporate, MSLGROUP London Once upon a time, life was straightforward for communicators. We announced important company and brand developments and managed issues / crises as they arose. In the digital, “always on” world we live in now, the plot has well and truly thickened. Increasingly, we are pl ...

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