Lifting the corporate veil: a new dawn for company reputation?

New company reporting regulations have come into force this month which will have a significant impact on the way large companies, and boards, address and manage corporate reputation and company brand value.

01/15/2019

Ghostwriting for lawyers: No objection

When I mention my work as a legal ghostwriter, the reactions I get fall somewhere on a spectrum from bafflement to skepticism. Some are not sure what ghostwriting is. Others are not sure it’s on the up and up.

10/31/2018

The Budget 2018: Trick or treat for PR professionals

On Monday, the day many a PR professional will have aggressively circled on their calendar will be upon us – Budget day. This year it falls on Monday 29 October, the first time that a Budget has been held on a Monday since 1962. The Budget is typically delivered on a Wednesday after Prime Minister’s Questions but with Wednesday falling on Halloween, the Chancellor chose Monday in a bid to avoid the easy ‘horror’ headlines and imagery – whether he’ll be saved from these however is far from a foregone conclusion.

10/26/2018

Grace Speights of Morgan Lewis on the New Rules of Crisis Management

A year ago this month, The New York Times published its first article in a series exposing movie producer Harvey Weinstein’s long history of sexual misconduct. That article breathed new life into the #MeToo movement and ignited a cultural reckoning that continues to this day.  

10/19/2018

Communicate 101: As companies grow, cost of poor comms rises

In retail, the age-old adage has been location, location, location. For B2B companies working virtually and across multiple time zones, the adage would most definitely be communication, communication, communication.

08/30/2018

Taking out the trash or burying the gold?

In a rush of activity before the long-awaited UK Parliamentary recess, government departments were busy taking out the trash this week, publishing a flurry of written statements, policy updates and consultation responses.

07/27/2018

Bridging the gap

With equality and diversity issues continuing to drive public debate and the media agenda, April's deadline to publish a Gender Pay Gap report poses significant brand and reputational challenges to businesses.

03/27/2018

Placemaking: 'Post' development challenges & considerations

As part of our ‘Placemaking: Buzzword or Brand builder?’ campaign, we are exploring the role of Placemaking brand and communications through the lens of the traditional development process – from planning permission through to legacy.

In our final chapter, we examine the top four brand and communications and challenges in the ‘Post’ development phase:

03/15/2018

Placemaking: Q&A with Global Heritage Fund

As part of Infinite Global’s campaign, ‘Placemaking: Buzzword or Brand Builder?’, Tal Donahue interviewed Nada Rafih Hosking, Director of Projects, Programs and Partnerships at Global Heritage Fund.

03/14/2018

What makes a city great? The view from San Francisco, New York and London

#MIPIM2018 is in full swing! Ahead of tomorrow’s London v. New York panel discussion, in association with EG Global, we are thinking about what it takes to make a city great.

We asked our transatlantic team for their thoughts on what they love and love-to-hate about living and working in their global cities.

03/14/2018