Engaging Stakeholders through Inspiration

Engaging Stakeholders through Inspiration

By Erik Martens, Director Public Affairs, MSLGROUP Netherlands BP in the Netherlands continually connects with its clients and broader stakeholder base in a variety of ways. In 201 ...

Infrastructure Spending: It’s Gonna Be Yuge… Maybe

Infrastructure Spending: It’s Gonna Be Yuge… Maybe

By Elissa Dodge, Executive Vice President, Qorvis MSLGROUP Additional federal spending on infrastructure shouldn’t be an issue in the next Congress. After all, there is widespread, ...

Would Bernie Have Won?

Would Bernie Have Won?

By Joshua B. Gardner, Vice President, Qorvis MSLGROUP “Welcome to the election from hell.” That was my intro to a piece I co-wrote with several former colleagues for a major magazi ...

Under Trump – Enviros Gear Up for a Fight

Under Trump – Enviros Gear Up for a Fight

by Sheila McLean, SVP/Director U.S. Citizenship & Sustainability, MSLGROUP Environmental leaders from around the world gathered this week in Morocco to flush out details of the ...

Trump & Obamacare: What Does Repeal & Replace Really Mean?

Trump & Obamacare: What Does Repeal & Replace Really Mean?

By Chuck Alston, SVP, Director of Health Policy and Public Affairs, QORVIS MSLGROUP A pledge to “repeal and replace” Obamacare was the Trump campaign’s central message on health ca ...

Election Results Point To Vast Changes In U.S. Economic Policies & Big Increase In The Deficit

Election Results Point To Vast Changes In U.S. Economic Policies & Big Increase In The Deficit

By Stan Collender, Executive Vice President, Qorvis MSLGROUP The combination of a Donald Trump presidency and a Republican House and Senate means that many, and perhaps all, of the ...

A Guide to the Trump Administration

A Guide to the Trump Administration

Qorvis MSLGROUP provides a first look at the people and players behind the most unlikely presidential campaign in American history. For each person mentioned here, we have included ...

Finally Putting Crisis Theory into Practice

By Alwin Binder, Consultant, CNC - Communications & Network Consulting Energy companies are generally exposed to a broad range of risks. Risks that ‘naturally’ derive from business operations: spanning from upstream production all the way to downstream distribution of energy to a single household. As seen over and over again in the past, it seems almost unavoidable to fully mitigate these types of inher ...

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PR Week 40 Under 40 2016: Risa Burgess

Risa Burgess of the MSLGROUP Boston office has been selected to the 2016 PR Week 40 Under 40 list of the best young professionals in the industry as published in the August edition. Burgess started her career as an account coordinator 17 years ago at Schwartz Communication that was since acquired by MSLGROUP. Burgess is a trusted advisor for MSLGROUP Boston’s longest-standing client: West Pharmaceutical (16 ...

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MSLGROUP India Partners World Economic Forum at the India Economic Summit 2016

By Apurva Mishra, Account Manager, MSLGROUP India With a strong demographic dividend, a growing entrepreneurial ecosystem and a large domestic market, the time is right for India’s economy to soar. At this critical juncture for India, the 2016 India Economic Summit (IES2016), held in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), provided the platform to engage the global multi-stakeholder com ...

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Talent, Inspiration & Innovation: A Look at ICCO 2016

By Melanie Joe, Consultant – Research and Insights, MSLGROUP ‘Talent, Inspiration and Innovation – Creating the Consultancy of the Future’: this was the 2016 theme for the ICCO Global PR Summit, held in the historic city of Oxford this year. Two power-packed days of keynotes, panel discussions and networking later, I must admit I was a little overwhelmed by the sea of new ideas and insights I came back with ...

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Brand Culture in the Conversation Age

By Pascal Beucler, SVP & Chief Strategy Officer, MSLGROUP and Juror, Cannes Lions 2016 Entertainment Jury The ICCO Global Summit which took place in Oxford, UK, last week offered two days of great conversations with colleagues coming from all over the world. I was invited to discuss why Branded Content and Entertainment are a new boundary, and a sweet spot to hit for PR professionals, based on my experi ...

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Insights from PRAXIS 2016: Reputation is Everything

By Melanie Joe, Consultant - Research and Insights, MSLGROUP As clockwork, the PR scene in India saw a surge in activity late September, as The PRomise Foundation held the 5th edition of its annual PR summit, PRAXIS. And as tradition, PRAXIS was held at yet another stunning destination, this time the picturesque Aamby Valley, a pleasant drive from India’s commercial hub, Mumbai. Communications practitioners ...

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MSLGROUP Named Asia Pacific Consultancy of the Year by the Holmes Report

MSLGROUP, the influence and engagement consultancy of Publicis Groupe, and the largest strategic communications and reputation advisory network in Asia and Europe, was named Asia Pacific Consultancy of the Year by the Holmes Report at the 2016 SABRE Awards ceremony in Hong Kong on Wednesday night. It is the second time in four years that we have received this highest of Asia recognitions by the Holmes Repor ...

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Role of Millennials and their Impact on Reputation Management

By Pascal Beucler, SVP & Chief Strategy Officer, MSLGROUP The Public Relations and Corporate Communications India Summit (PRAXIS 2016) in the beautiful Aamby Valley City, India, which took place last week (September 23rd to 25th, 2016) had a crystal clear focus: “Reputation is Everything”. A lot of colleagues from the PR world had attended the event and they shared interesting points of views and perspe ...

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Navigating a Changing Energy Landscape

By Nick Bastin, Partner, CNC, Head of MSLGROUP EMEA Energy Practice The energy world is familiar with change, but even for such a dynamic industry 2016 has already seen some rapid developments. In this issue we have reflected on some of the areas of uncertainty that have characterised the global energy industry so far this year, and discussed where we have seen clients using communications to manage their c ...

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MSLGROUP’s New C2C Platform Gives Influence Integrated Powers

By Guillaume Herbette, Global CEO, MSLGROUP PR is extremely powerful, delivering priceless earned advocacy and influence in the form of news articles, reviews and influencer commentary. Of course, it also has its traditional limitations: a short shelf-life, imprecision in terms of audience targeting and it’s difficult to measure. This has caused many marketers to both underutilize and undervalue earned infl ...

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