Our Favorite (Cheap and User-Friendly!) Digital Tools to Use in a Crisis
Posted on 09.11.2014 by Anna Geismar and Nicole Yale.
When a crisis strikes and your team kicks into response mode, there are several key actions you must take to respond quickly and effectively — pulling the right team together and ensuring they are coordinated, continuously monitoring media and social media activity, and identifying influencers who are weighing in on the crisis. There are a lot of great digital tools out there to provide the monitoring and analysis support you need and we've put together a few of our favorites. READ MORE >
H+K Strategies Celebrates 30 Years in China
Posted on 09.11.2014.
Today we are pleased to announce the celebration of the 30th anniversary of Hill+Knowlton Strategies operating in China. “This is a very proud moment for H+K China and for all of our teams around the world,” said Jack Martin, global chairman and CEO, at a reception in Beijing. READ MORE >
I arrived in Beijing yesterday to celebrate the 30-year anniversary of H+K China. The offices in Beijing and Shanghai have coordinated some exciting events, and I look forward to meeting with our top executives and clients in the region. In anticipation of this trip, I’ve been reflecting on the relationship between localized and international business, and the unique opportunities each provides. READ MORE >
PR and media professionals have a delicate relationship, and being attuned to the tone, sentiment and challenges within the Canadian media landscape is a must for anyone in the PR field. Luckily, there are a number of key voices, both online and off, that keep Canadians appraised of the latest developments and trends within Canadian media. Here are ten to follow on Twitter to keep tabs on the latest news and views. READ MORE >
#AskJameis and 5 ways to ensure your Q&A does not fail
Posted on 08.24.2014 by Murali.
Last week, Florida State University’s Athletics Department hosted a Twitter Q&A with Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Jameis Winston using the hashtag #AskJameis. As you can surmise by the title of this article, it did not exactly go according to plan. Given the public nature of these failures, many brands may write off Twitter Q&As as a poor forum to solicit questions online. But that’s the wrong approach. READ MORE >
Congratulations to our Americas CEO Mike Coates for being named one of Canada's 50 Most Powerful Business People in 2014!
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Mike Coates' latest contribution to Canada's Globe and Mail's Leadership Lab series focuses on the importance of corporate culture and the five key factors that make it effective.
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The latest challenge to the ACA threatens to take away subsidies from millions of people. David Bowen helps explain the process by which the contested phrase got into the law.
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