American Red Cross and Hill+Knowlton Strategies Partner to Launch Immersive Crisis Simulation
Posted on 03.09.2014 by H+K Strategies US.
The American Red Cross and Hill+Knowlton Strategies have partnered to provide a comprehensive simulation experience utilizing a sophisticated online dashboard that allows organizations to test and improve their communications response during times of disaster. READ MORE >
Despite strained relations between Russia and Ukraine, PR agencies are operating close to normal. Peter Necarsulmer of PBN H+K Strategies shares insight into the situation with PRWeek.
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International Women's Day
Posted on 03.06.2014 by H+K Strategies .
Since the early 1900s, women have struggled to end discrimination in many forms. They have fought for the freedom to work alongside men. They have fought for the right to vote and to hold public office. They have fought, with the support of men, for equality. In 1910, in Copenhagen, an activist named Clara Zetkin suggested there should be a single day set aside for all countries to advocate for gender equality: International Women’s Day. READ MORE >
Selfies and the Mask of Social Media
Posted on 03.05.2014 by Gary Goldhammer.
The most talked about moment of the 2014 Academy Awards, other than John Travolta’s mangling of a singer’s name, was the all-star “selfie" orchestrated by host Ellen DeGeneres.
It was a great moment. It was fun, it was entertaining — but it wasn’t real. READ MORE >
Brazil: Business Opportunities in the Age of Uncertainty
Posted on 03.04.2014 by Daniel Medina.
As economic volatility increases while GDP trends seem to stutter, Brazil ushers in an age of business uncertainty after twenty years of unprecedented growth. Recent popular demonstrations against corruption have complicated things further for the government. For most industries, the road ahead is bumpier than they had hoped for, compounded by a challenging global outlook. But these turbulent times bring not only business challenges but communications opportunities as well. READ MORE >
European Parliament Elections in Scotland: The Independence Debate
Posted on 03.03.2014 by H+K Strategies Brussels.
The European Parliament election in May is not the only poll happening in Scotland in 2014, and certainly not the most prominent in the eyes of the media and the electorate. On 18 September, voters in Scotland will be invited to respond yes or no to the question “Should Scotland be an independent country?”
With the Scotland constituency accounting for six of the UK’s MEPs, the politics of the referendum will have a considerable effect on voters’ choices in May, and vice-versa. READ MORE >
The following interview appeared in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) and features Peter Zandan and Davis Masten on what science communicators can learn from the private sector.
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