Data, data, everywhere

Data, data, everywhere

By Dominic Payling, Director, Head of Planning & Insight, and Sara Beirne, Lead Consumer Digital Consultant, MSLGROUP UK Are you deluged with data? Dominic Payling and Sara Bei ...

After victory, the deluge

After victory, the deluge

By Andrew MacDougall, Senior Executive Consultant, MSLGROUP UK [caption id="attachment_15647" align="alignright" width="300"] Image Courtesy: flickr.com/photos/number10gov/17493988 ...

Unlocking Italy | OnEnergy Report

Unlocking Italy | OnEnergy Report

By Alessandro Chiarmasso, Practice Leader Corporate Finance, MSL Italia A decree-law that promises faster authorisation and approval procedures and new opportunities for Italian an ...

Purpose + People for Performance | The Future of Creativity

Purpose + People for Performance | The Future of Creativity

By Penny Baxter, co-Founder & Managing Director, Salterbaxter MSLGROUP. We think purpose matters full stop - to creativity, to ideas, to being authentic and delivering the righ ...

Reputation – Fulfilling Corporate Promises In An Ethical Way

Reputation – Fulfilling Corporate Promises In An Ethical Way

By Anders Kempe, President, EMEA, MSLGROUP The reputation of a corporation is its licence to operate. It has a decisive impact on the success of the organisation and is generally r ...

Wearables Galore – How To Leverage Them in Daily PR Work?

Wearables Galore – How To Leverage Them in Daily PR Work?

By Adrian Rosenthal, Head of Digital & Social Media, MSLGROUP Germany Based in Berlin, Adrian is a self-tracking enthusiast and owns a Nike FuelBand as well as a Pebble smartwa ...

How to Cut Through the Communications Chaos

How to Cut Through the Communications Chaos

By Chetan Mahajan, Co-Managing Director, MSLGROUP, India [caption id="attachment_15596" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Image Courtesy: flickr.com/photos/mandj98/11298757724/[/cap ...

The UK Election That No Party Wants to Win

By Anders Kempe, President, EMEA, MSLGROUP MSLGROUP EMEA President, Anders Kempe looks ahead to the 2015 UK election and introduces the first in a series of whitepapers from Andrew MacDougall about the election that no political party seems ready to win. The 2010 elections saw the first hung parliament in the UK since 1974 and the past few years have seen the UK general elections move from a two or three pa ...

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Inspiring Innovations – People’s Insights | Jan & Feb 2015

By Melanie Joe, Consultant – Research & Insights, MSLGROUP As we welcome 2015 and with it possibilities for a new era of marketing communications, a few questions become more relevant today than ever before: • What is the next big idea that can redefine brand-consumer interaction? • How can businesses create more lasting value for their consumers? • Why should brands and corporations focus their energie ...

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Digital Public Affairs in a Nutshell

By Julien Landfried, Partner, Publicis Consultants and Florian Wastl, Director, MSLGROUP in Germany The world of public affairs is traditionally seen as a closed shop. Does this make it immune from the disruptive force of digital innovation and social media? Not at all. Digital Public Affairs is a reality. But what is it? We hope the following seven points will help to give you a better understanding of #Di ...

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2015: A Critical Year for the Energy Union | ON Energy Report

For energy market participants, 2015 is shaping up to be a year of almost unprecedented change. This change can be felt across markets, politics, regulation and innovation, all of which we touch on in the current edition of ON. MSLGROUP's latest edition of ON Energy Report looks at how 2015 will be a year of change for the European energy landscape across markets, politics, regulation and innovation. The ra ...

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PR in India: Moving Towards an Integrated Comms Model

By Amrita Choudhary, Deputy Head of Content, MSLGROUP in India It’s now redundant to say that PR as we knew it is dead. Both, industry experts and clients, have been stressing for a while on the need for agencies to re-examine their role. Respondents are clear that they are willing to increase their budgets provided agencies can meet the dynamic needs of the market and work as a partner that understands the ...

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Train Your Creativity Muscle | The Future of Creativity

Oana Bulexa, Managing Director at MSLGROUP The Practice Creativity is a main ingredient, not a spice! Creativity is often considered an extra in communication. When we (agency, client) want something special, we say "this time we should do something creative." Which is both wrong and restrictive. Creativity is not an optional spice that you use only when you want some extra taste. It is a mandatory that you ...

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Publicis Groupe Acquires South Africa based Agency, Epic

Publicis Groupe announced today the acquisition of the South Africa-based company Epic Communications, the country’s leading independent integrated communications agency. With 50 consultants across its Johannesburg and Cape Town offices, Epic is an established leader in the South Africa market, and a company with growing influence in the rest of Africa. Epic services over 40 retainer clients, including Sams ...

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Do Companies Kill Digital Mindset?

By Anthony Poncier, Social Business and Digital Transformation Director EMEA, MSLGROUP Digital transformation is the new Holy Grail for companies. 88% of them have set up a digital project according last Altimeter Group’s research, however, let’s be frank, we are far from a real digital transformation. Things are moving, but the realization is just a first stage. Only if we agree of what is a digital projec ...

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Capturing the Spark | The Future of Creativity

By Sachin Karle, Executive Creative Director,  MSLGROUP in India Ideas can come to anyone, anytime and anywhere, says 19 year creativity veteran Sachin Karle. What's important is being prepared to receive it. “Necessity is the mother of invention” they say. And that’s so true. India’s legendary industrialist Ratan Tata was once travelling in his car on a rainy day. He saw a family of four riding on a scoote ...

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The Growing Influence of the Male Shopper in America

Shopping Preferences and Habits of Men Provide Cues for Food and Beverage Marketers How and where Americans shop for food is changing dramatically, according to a new study, Food Shopping in America 2014. The study unveils the evolving shopping landscape of not only where people shop, but who is doing the shopping. Increasingly, men (who now compose 43 percent of primary shoppers) are shopping frequently an ...

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