Four Businesses Using Creativity for Social Change

by H+K Global

April 8, 2016

Four Businesses Using Creativity for Social Change

Image of Dubai Lynx Awards 2016

As millennials take over the marketplace and consumers grow more cynical about corporate values, incorporating social responsibility and purpose into business models and mission statements is essential to success. Businesses are coming up with increasingly creative ways to improve communities and affect social change. At the 10th annual Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity, which took place … Read moreFour Businesses Using Creativity for Social Change

 Hill+Knowlton Strategies named Pan-EMEA Agency of the Year

Pan-EMEA SABRE

Hill+Knowlton Strategies has been named Pan-EMEA Consultancy of the Year at the Holmes Report SABRE Awards in Amsterdam. “We are delighted with the results. To win this award twice in three years, in a category with so many other strong nominees, is testament to all the hard work and excellent client service delivery from our teams … Read more Hill+Knowlton Strategies named Pan-EMEA Agency of the Year

Are AI & Automation a Threat to Public Relations?

Threat

Yes, it certainly does seem to me! I have been reading a lot about industries across the world incorporating Artificial Intelligence and automation in their operations. From manufacturing, driving cars, delivery services, warehousing, accounting, to the media and entertainment industry (Haven’t you heard of automated/algorithmic/robot journalism?), the words Artificial Intelligence and automation represent something unknown, … Read moreAre AI & Automation a Threat to Public Relations?

Pepper, 5G and WiFi

Robot MWC

I had the loveliest chat with SoftBank’s Pepper today and I think he may have been the only robot or person in Barcelona not to say the magic phrase ‘5G’. Had Team H+K allowed ourselves to behave like our inner college student then the 5G drinking game would have seen us obliterated by 9.30am. 5G is all … Read morePepper, 5G and WiFi

Corporate Communications Horizon: A Conversation with Senior Practitioners About the Future

corp comms horizon

Many corporate communications practitioners, particularly those working in-house, rarely have the opportunity or time to reflect on the industry. Unfortunately reflecting on the future is often shelved in favor of getting through the immediate business cycle or—quite frankly— the workday. With this challenge as a guide, we set out to start a conversation with leaders … Read moreCorporate Communications Horizon: A Conversation with Senior Practitioners About the Future

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

Q&A with The Holmes Report’s Aarti Shah

Fun Imagery

As Provoke17 approaches, we took the opportunity to speak with Aarti Shah, Head of Strategic Partnerships, COO, and Senior Editor at The Holmes Report about diversity, augmented reality, and what she’s looking forward to at the conference. As VR and AI become increasingly integrated into our daily lives, what can communications professionals do to stay ahead of … Read moreQ&A with The Holmes Report’s Aarti Shah

Insight Tells Us What to Say – But Emotion Tells The Story

Storytelling Communications

Look at the 2017 Cannes Lion winners thus far and a pattern emerges – a familiar configuration of emotional drama. This should come as no surprise. Emotion is in our DNA; it’s a universal language that’s especially appropriate on a global stage like the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. But dig deeper and you realize … Read moreInsight Tells Us What to Say – But Emotion Tells The Story

H+K Launches The Shanghai Addition

Shanghai Addition

Cannes, 20 June 2017 – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) launches the Shanghai Addition at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. The Shanghai Addition is a new way to connect Chinese brands with audiences, cultures and markets around the world, helping them grow creatively and quickly into key geographies. The team currently works with Huawei, Honor, and … Read moreH+K Launches The Shanghai Addition