HER Voices

by H+K Global

February 28, 2018

HER Voices

As we spend the month of March celebrating women’s achievements for International Women’s Day, Women’s History Month, and the third anniversary of our women’s network, HER (Helping Executives Rise), we recognize and celebrate the voices of the women of Hill+Knowlton Strategies. Hear from some of our talented colleagues around the globe as they reflect on the women … Read more

Federal Budget 2018

Overview Earlier today, Finance Minister Bill Morneau tabled his third budget, called Equality + Growth: A Strong Middle Class. With its theme of promoting equality of opportunity, especially for women, low-income workers and Indigenous Canadians, the government is doubling down on its belief that an outreach to progressive voters will deliver the Liberals another victory … Read more

Time's Up For Booth Babes. Really.

Women Tech

At any IT event or tradeshow there will come the moment when, quite frankly, I just want to scream. This week, while at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, that moment happened half way through Hall 8.1 when I encountered the blank stare of the scantily clad booth girl. Yes folks, 2018 and people still think … Read more

Taking the Spring Festival Roads Less Traveled By: Chinese Outbound Tourism Sees Massive Growth

China Tourism

International travel is rapidly emerging as an important new trend for China’s Spring Festival holiday, with 6.5 million Chinese tourists opting to go abroad this year. China now ranks as the world’s largest outbound tourism market, with more than 130 million people venturing overseas every year. In total, Chinese tourists spend far more than any … Read more

The Politics of Budgeting

Finance Minister Bill Morneau is set to deliver his third budget tomorrow and rumours are swirling about what is in it, what is out and what to expect. Hill+Knowlton Strategies conducted a pre-election survey of more than 1,000 Canadians to gain insight into how the government is doing in several areas and what their expectations … Read more

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 more

President Trump Declares Arrival of a “New American Moment” in His First State of the Union Address

Washington

By: Benjamin Cooper and Philippe Healey In his speech, President Trump laid out an optimistic vision for the U.S. following the first year under his watch, declaring that the country has now arrived at a “new American moment.” His remarks were light on specific policy proposals, but some of the key future initiatives that he … Read more