The RFU and a Bizarre Backwards Step for Women’s Sport

by H+K United Kingdom

July 27, 2017

The RFU and a Bizarre Backwards Step for Women’s Sport

Welcome to Tuesday Team Talk. Every week, the H+K Sports team will give a unique perspective on the stories making the headlines across the world of sport. This week, the RFU announced that the contracts of all the women’s 15-a-side players would not be renewed following the conclusion of this year’s World Cup. The move … Read more

Neuro-marketing: It’s All in Your Head

Neuroscience

What if ad makers could tap directly into the part of the brain that’s in charge of deciding if a consumer wants to buy your product? No guesses—just science. Sounds like fiction, right? Today, companies are turning to neuromarketing, a field in which marketers borrow neuroscience tactics to measure a consumer’s brain activity in response … Read more

Murray’s Departure Prompts Politically Strategic Cabinet Shuffle

Premier Wynne announced a series of changes to her cabinet today following the resignation of Minister of Environment and Climate Change Glen Murray. The former Minister is set to become the Executive Director of the Pembina Institute, a 33-year-old environmental think-tank based in Alberta. Murray will take on his new responsibilities on September 5, and … Read more

Premier John Horgan and British Columbia’s New Government

Today, Premier John Horgan was sworn in as British Columbia’s 36th premier, marking the first time in 16 years the New Democratic Party has assumed power in the province. Premier Horgan announced his 20-member cabinet, plus two ministers of state, that is gender balanced – a first for British Columbia – and is ethnically and … Read more

Am I Disgusted By Tomic’s Comments? Or Do I Respect Them?

Welcome to Tuesday Team Talk. Every week, the H+K Sports team will give a unique perspective on the stories making the headlines across the world of sport. On Tuesday afternoon, tennis player Bernard Tomic wandered back to the locker room at Wimbledon having been soundly defeated in straight sets by his first-round opponent, Mischa Zverev. … Read more