Big Data, Smart Ideas | #DataInDataOut

Big Data, Smart Ideas | #DataInDataOut

By Pascal Beucler, SVP & Chief Strategy Officer, MSLGROUP Whether People-Generated, Social-Generated or Objects-Generated, a phenomenal amount of data is produced every single ...

Sweden: Capacity is The New Black | ON Energy Report

Sweden: Capacity is The New Black | ON Energy Report

By Per Ola Bosson, JKL Group The energy market is undergoing rapid change across Europe. This is most evident in the markets that have seen major expansion of wind or solar power. ...

For Mobile, By Mobile | The Future of Creativity

For Mobile, By Mobile | The Future of Creativity

By Alice Hu, Deputy Asia Digital Lead, MSLGROUP What it means to be creative in a mobile-first world Working in Asia, the world’s most mobile-savvy region, one can’t ignore the imp ...

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 To succeed in his second term, David Cameron must solve two existential questions: Europe and Scotland. The passage o ...

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 ...

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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Love Thy Neighbours | India Public Affairs Round-Up Feb 2015

By Ashraf Engineer, VP – Content & Insights, MSLGROUP in India Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made his foreign policy the showcase of his first months in office. The strategy seems to have two centres of gravity: energy security for the country and the need to balance China’s regional ambitions. Already energy-hungry, if India is to recover its economic mojo, it will need even more energy. Unfo ...

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Less is More in the New EU Commission’s Work Programme

By Leonardo Sforza, Managing Director, MSLGROUP Brussels For Winston Churchill: “Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn’t happen.” If this is still true in national politics, it is even more so at the EU level given the complexity of the decision making process and the difference or ...

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Creativity in a Technology Enabled World

By Rishad Tobaccowala, Chief Strategist, Publicis Groupe Creativity is the lifeblood of Brands. Yes technology and data increasingly matter but people are carbon based life forms and not silicon avatars. We have emotions and moods and feelings. We move people with relevant stories. And the best stories are driven by creativity. While there are many definitions of creativity, I define creativity as connectin ...

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Changing Mindsets: Why and How Integrated Reporting Drives Business Transformation

By Pascal Beucler, SVP & Chief Strategy Officer, MSLGROUP Penny Baxter, co-Founder & MD, and Fay Hogg, Head of Reporting, Salterbaxter MSLGROUP, were at our HQ in Paris on Wednesday, to discuss the Integrated Reporting agenda. Leaders from 15 CAC 40 corporations attended as well as the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC). This was a brilliant demonstration of our colleagues’ expertise ...

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How to Leverage Digital Transformation for Public Affairs

By Sebastian Nikoloff, Junior Consultant, MSLGROUP Germany The Internet changes how politicians communicate with voters and stakeholders. Nevertheless, many avoid the digital arena out of uncertainty and thus miss out on a great opportunity. 30 European Public Affairs experts at MSLGROUP recently discussed in a two-day workshop in Berlin how one can design the most effective set of digital and conventional ...

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Active Citizenship in Singapore means Volunteering

By Linda Lee, Director, Corporate and Finance Practice, MSLGROUP in Singapore Active Citizenship enters Singapore in 2009 Since 2009, the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC) has lead the charge in promoting and growing the volunteering culture here in Singapore through SG Cares. Their role is to advocate the culture of giving through an eco-system, which is made up of community groups, schoo ...

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New US Budget Provides Clients With Reasons To Communicate

By Stan Collender, Executive Vice Chairman, Qorvis MSLGROUP The submission of the president’s budget to Congress effectively marks the start of the legislative season in the United States. That’s why the new Obama budget, which was released on February 2, generated so much interest. This year’s budget debate will be different than those that occurred the past few years when deficit reduction and hyper parti ...

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