Active Citizenship for Danish Millennials is Primarily a Function of State

Active Citizenship for Danish Millennials is Primarily a Function of State

By Marie Honoré, Consultant, JKL Group Generally, Danish Millennials rank definitions of active citizenship low compared to all other countries in our global research study - The F ...

IT Security Trade Shows: How to Maximize Conference PR in 2015

IT Security Trade Shows: How to Maximize Conference PR in 2015

By Bill Keeler, MSLGROUP in North America With the Black Hat Conference now a memory, the 2014 trade show season ends for many IT security companies. Surely, some will attend Secur ...

Benjamin Koe Joins MSLGROUP to Lead Regional Data, Insight & Analytics Function

Benjamin Koe Joins MSLGROUP to Lead Regional Data, Insight & Analytics Function

MSLGROUP today announced the appointment of Benjamin Koe as Regional Director of Strategic Insight and Impact, based in Singapore. Koe’s appointment will enable MSLGROUP to enhance ...

Event: Women’s Forum – 10 Years of Momentum

Event: Women’s Forum – 10 Years of Momentum

By Véronique Morali, President, Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society As we prepare to launch the 10th Anniversary of the Women’s Forum Global Meeting today, our mission is mor ...

Building a Strong Digital Influencer Program: Part I: WHY

Building a Strong Digital Influencer Program: Part I: WHY

By Tara Hunt, MSLGROUP, Canada There has been a great deal of buzz lately about the new influencer. From Variety Magazine's study that showed that YouTubers are more influential th ...

10 Insights that will Convince You to Embrace Business Citizenship, NOW

10 Insights that will Convince You to Embrace Business Citizenship, NOW

By Nidhi Makhija-Chimnani, Director of Research & Insights, MSLGROUP The theme of this year’s ICCO Global Summit was New Markets, New Business, New PR. It was a fitting environ ...

What is PR’s Biggest Challenge? Changing Scale

What is PR’s Biggest Challenge? Changing Scale

By Pascal Beucler, SVP & Chief Strategy Officer, MSLGROUP David Gallagher, CEO Ketchum Europe, moderated the discussion on What is PR’s biggest challenge? I was part this diver ...

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on May 13, the European Court of Justice made it mandatory for internet search engines like Google to remove links to outdated information about European users for privacy reasons.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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Does the UK need to be Better Energy Interconnected with Mainland Europe?

By Michael Kinirons, Account Director, Capital MSL All too often we hear the argument that UK energy prices are out of control, and that the lights may ‘go out’ in the not too distant future. UK energy consumers have faced a constant increase in the cost of electricity, up 36% in three years. With the UK energy supply market constrained by a diminishing domestic power generation infrastructure, and its abil ...

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