The 16th general election in India is now well underway and will see 814 million people casting their votes using 1.7 million electronic voting machines across 930,000 polling stations to elect 543 representatives by May 16. Around 120 million of these voters will be exercising their franchise for the first time. Therefore this election will also be about electing a government that can fulfill the aspirations of an overwhelmingly young India. READ MORE >
How Are Brands Observing Earth Day?
Posted on 04.22.2014 by Avra Lorrimer.
OK, I admit it, beyond recycling I am not a hard core environmentalist – although I did recently buy something from the H&M Conscious Collection, in case I get any extra points for that. That said, I worry about the world that my daughter will inherit, and I expect the brands that I buy and buy into to be environmentally responsible. I am obviously not alone, as a global Nielsen study found that among socially-conscious consumers, 66% think that companies should support the environment. READ MORE >
Jack Martin on the Passing of Former H+K Chairman Robert Gray
Posted on 04.22.2014 by Jack Martin.
A message from Jack Martin on the passing of Robert "Bob" Gray, former chairman and CEO of Hill & Knowlton, shared with his global colleagues earlier today. READ MORE >
The Spirit of Earth Day
Posted on 04.22.2014 by Kelly Weeks.
Launched in 1970 by Senator Gaylord Nelson, the original “Earth Day” was founded with the goal of channeling public energy and emerging awareness to “raise public awareness and concern for living organisms, the environment and public health.” The intention of Earth Day was to spark conversations and movements that would extend beyond that day and continue throughout the year. READ MORE >
The Business Case for Sustainability
Posted on 04.21.2014 by Scott Palmer.
Corporate sustainability is a popular topic of discussion, often featured in business journals, taught in business schools, and championed by key decision makers. However, there are still executives and corporate board members that are skeptical and slightly apprehensive towards embracing sustainable practices and question the value it can bring to their companies. READ MORE >
April is National Autism Awareness Month, an illness that has now become an epidemic in our children. Scientists, healthcare experts, educators, philanthropists, parents are all perplexed on why the diagnosis and rate is changing rapidly and are turning to technology to help children work with and understand their diagnosis. READ MORE >
As the biggest publishing company you've never heard of, chances are you've read something created by Group SJR. Fast Company recently took a closer look at our sister company and the work they do.
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Effective storytelling isn't about the brand. The best stories embody the brand, its attitudes and promises. Here, H+K London's CEO Richard Millar shares five principles key to great storytelling.
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