Big Thinking Breakfast with Nicholas Lovell

Big Thinking Breakfast with Nicholas Lovell

By Bronwen Andrews, EMEA Business Development Director, MSLGROUP UK Author and consultant Nicholas Lovell joined us at MSLGROUP’s third Big Thinking Breakfast. An acknowledged gami ...

Reputation in the Digital Era: You Can’t Win if You Don’t Fight

Reputation in the Digital Era: You Can’t Win if You Don’t Fight

By Andrew MacDougall, MSLGROUP UK The reality of the always-on world is that the debates about your business and your brand are happening whether you want them to or not, and they’ ...

The Emergence of New Sustainability Business Models

The Emergence of New Sustainability Business Models

By Jeff Sutton, Business Development Director, Salterbaxter MSLGROUP It’s easy to talk sustainability, but to embrace it fully across the whole organisation and adopt a sustainable ...

Active Citizenship for French Millennials is a Social Duty

Active Citizenship for French Millennials is a Social Duty

By Vanessa Gros, Research Department Manager, Publicis Consultants For French Millennials, citizenship means what the word has meant for the past 2,500 years. They speak of active ...

Painkillers to Cure the Content Headache: Six Tips for Content Marketing

Painkillers to Cure the Content Headache: Six Tips for Content Marketing

By Kinda Jackson, Head of Consumer Digital & Content, MSLGROUP UK MSLGROUP’s recent ‘Curing the Content Headache’ research shed some interesting light on the challenges faced b ...

Sustainability Thinking: Edging Towards a Tipping Point

Sustainability Thinking: Edging Towards a Tipping Point

By Nigel Salter, CEO, Salterbaxter MSLGROUP, EMEA Head of Corporate and Brand Citizenship, MSLGROUP Do these new schools of thought on sustainability provide business with the tool ...

Political Social Rockstars: Why Every Politician Should be on Facebook

Political Social Rockstars: Why Every Politician Should be on Facebook

By Frederike den Ottelander, Head of Digital & Social, MSLGROUP in the Netherlands Last week, Frans Timmermans nailed his application for First Vice-President at the EU committ ...

Developing a Social Media Strategy Based on ‘Reach’

By Frederike den Ottelander, Head of Digital & Social, MSLGROUP in the Netherlands In my role as Head of Digital and Social, I’m often confronted with the question – ‘Which platform should I adopt for my social media strategy?’ A fair and important question, given that fact that it is crucial for content marketers to know where to reach your target audience. However, clients are not only keen to know wh ...

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Jason Frank and James Parsons to lead MSLGROUP in the UK

MSLGROUP announced today that Jason Frank and James Parsons, are to take up the role of joint CEOs of the company's MSLGROUP branded operations in the UK. Jason Frank, formerly CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) and James Parsons, formerly COO (Chief Operating Officer) will take over the leadership of the UK business, as CEOs working together with the broader leadership team on an exciting new vision and ambitio ...

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The Rise of Brazilian Presidential Candidate Marina Silva

By Paulo Andreoli, Chairman MSLGROUP Latin America The Clouds and The Brazilian Sky Few times in history has reality so coldly and cruelly reflected philosophy. In our first analysis of Brazil’s 2014 election, we mentioned the way that former Senator and banker Magalhães Pinto (1909-1996) famously described politics: "politics is like the clouds, you look at them and they appear one way. Look again and they ...

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Five Strategies to Get Executives Engaged and Excited About Twitter

By Jordon Goulder, Account Executive, North America, MSLGROUP In my recent blog post about why executives should get involved with Twitter, then you should have a good understanding of the business benefits of a socially-engaged company executive. In that post, I discussed how Twitter-savvy business leaders can help increase brand recognition, find talent and more. Now you are ready to learn more about key ...

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The Four Pillars of Business Citizenship

By Scott Beaudoin, Global Practice Director, Corporate & Brand Citizenship, MSLGROUP By Allan Dib, Senior Vice President, Planning & Analytics, North America, MSLGROUP The Future of Business Citizenship study explores Millennials' views and expectations from many angles. In many countries, it emerged that Millennials are not satisfied with the current performance of business as active citizens, but ...

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If You’re Not Where Millennials Expect You to Be, You’re Nowhere

By Pascal Beucler, SVP & Chief Strategy Officer, MSLGROUP While we were building our Corporate & Brand Citizenship Practice and our PurPle (Purpose + People) methodology over the last few years, we identified early signs of a change in mindset amongst Millennials, which is now evident amongst a large majority of them around the world. We launched our global research study to investigate this further ...

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2014 Swedish Election: Results and Implications

By Per Ola Bosson, JKL Group For the first time ever Sweden will have a minority coalition government led by the Social Democrats and the Green Party in national office. The historic outcome of the Swedish general election has increased the level of uncertainty surrounding Sweden’s future domestic policies. Stefan Löfven will very likely try to form a government that is backed by the Left Party but does not ...

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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 citizenship and the role of business has revealed sentiments starkly different from those of preceding generations. Millennials are the largest, most diverse and influential generation to date. They are “game changers” in their expecta ...

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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 becoming increasingly short-term. The 15 minutes of fame has become five minutes. Attracting a flash of the spotlight rarely does the trick any more – you need to be able to hold on to it to make an impact or change. Political strateg ...

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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 businesses were closing down every day, affordable car manufacturer Dacia decided to step in and offer some much needed support, and also help establish its ‘value’ platform. Dacia offered to share some of its benefits as the main sponso ...

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