The Most Magical Time of the Year: Preparing for CES, Of Course!

by Sara Gourlay

Global Chair, Technology
November 30, 2017

The Most Magical Time of the Year: Preparing for CES, Of Course!

It’s the most magical time of the year… I love this time of year. That sense of expectation in the air, the sense of anticipation about the people we’ll see and the parties we’ll enjoy, all those boxes just waiting to be investigated, the travel plans, the anxious planning of footwear and bulk buying of … Read more

Fellow Friday: Rachel

We asked Rachel Stand, an associate on our Corporate Advisory team in the NYC office, to tell us about her experience as a fellow at H+K this past summer. Having started in June, she’s taking a moment on her six-month milestone to recall her time as a fellow. Rachel transitioned from fellow to associate this fall, … Read more

Q&A with PRovoke17 Panelist Jeanniey Mullen, CMO of Mercer

In advance of our PRovoke17 panel “Navigating Change in a New Reality,” we spoke with panelist Jeanniey Mullen (Global CMO, Mercer) about real-time communication, leveraging brand ambassadors, and what she’s most looking forward to at the summit.  How has our new reality of quicker and constant communication effected how we operate as consultants? In a world … Read more

PRovoke17 Q&A: Tadashi Matsushita On Trust and Authenticity

PRovoke17 is here! All Nippon Airways’ Tadashi Matsushita, VP of Strategic Planning, The Americas, discusses trust and authenticity as a staple of culture and a key player in communications. Stay tuned this week to hear what Tadashi and his fellow panelists have to say about Navigating Change in a New Reality. We have seen a lot of discussion around the importance … Read more

Q&A with Paul Holmes: Populism, Rapid Change, and the Communications World

With PRovoke17 just days away, we sat down with Paul Holmes, founder of the Holmes Group, to hear his take on global politics and their effect on the communications world. In a new reality where communication between authority figures and the general public is swift and transparent, how does that impact the communications industry? I think there are … Read more

Turning the Table: Q&A with The Holmes Report CEO and Editor-in-Chief Arun Sudhaman

In the days leading up to Provoke17, Holmes Report’s Editor-in-Chief and CEO, Arun Sudhaman, sat down with us to describe the importance of trust and transparency during this shift to a fast-paced new reality. How do you prioritize the need for transparency while balancing confidentiality and the uncertainty of the political and communications landscape? I think it probably helps … Read more

France’s Great Investment Plan: Economic Policy or Political Communication?

Emmanuel Macron

It was one of the main campaign pledges of Emmanuel Macron as a presidential candidate, and it is now a concrete measure: French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced his government’s “Great Investment Plan” this week. Even in the wake of many recent reforms, the “Great Investment Plan” deserves special attention since it is, so far, … Read more

All politics is local – big players in China’s regional supply chain for national office

China Leadership

With the 19th Party Congress scheduled to kick off on October 18th, the behemoth on Beijing’s political calendar is now bearing down on us full-tilt, and speculation abounds as to which newcomers will fill the five expected vacancies on the Politburo Standing Committee (PBSC), China’s supreme decision-making panel. Beijing has a long tradition of cherry-picking … Read more