Train Your Creativity Muscle | The Future of Creativity

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, cli ...

Publicis Groupe Acquires South Africa based Agency, Epic

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 c ...

Do Companies Kill Digital Mindset?

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 ...

Capturing the Spark | The Future of Creativity

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 b ...

The Growing Influence of the Male Shopper in America

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 S ...

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

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 s ...

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

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 nex ...

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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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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