FleishmanHillard Launches FH Perspectives

We are excited to announce that FleishmanHillard is bringing together our Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) initiatives, under the single umbrella of FH Perspectives. Our focus is to continue to welcome, explore and celebrate the multi-faceted…

How to Press for Progress Every Day

This year, in the midst of revolutionary campaigns and monumental activism and advocacy, the global momentum for gender parity is more powerful than ever. The change is tangible, and the need for continued progress evident.…

International Women’s Day: Pressing for Progress Means More Voices and More Action

I spent most of my working hours in the early years of my career trying to figure out how best to get girls on the global development and social change agenda. This was in the…

Money Disrupted: A Look at the Trends and Themes That Shaped Money 20/20 U.S.A. & Money 20/20 Europe in 2017

There is no doubt that in just five years, Money20/20 has established itself as the world's premier payments and FinTech event - where experts gather to discuss and debate the latest industry trends, real world…

Cannes You Hear Me Roar?

I don’t speak French. Yet, despite my deficiency, I could easily pick up that the conversation along the Palais last week was “égalité feminine.” As a creative woman in an industry where only 11% of…

7 Things we Learned in Cannes

Unless you’ve been on social media lockdown, you’ll know that a large delegation of FleishmanHillard (FH) representatives took to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity last week. Why? For a number of reasons: to…

Don’t Hunt the Big Cats: Listen to the Lion Cubs

The array of speakers from an impressively diverse range of industries at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity was as glittering as the city itself. This year the event played host to Nobel Peace Prize…

Digging for Gold

I watched a movie on my flight over to the Cannes Festival of Creativity. GOLD. Good movie. Matthew McConaughey is stunning. Spoiler alert, it’s a story loosely based on the 1993 Bre-X mining scandal about Kenny Wells,…

The Power of Music to Strengthen Emotional Connections

As is universally agreed, the emotional resonance of music - the sounds that cornerstone life's key moments - is huge. At Monday's FleishmanHillard panel  Talking Tunes & Human Truths with Young Guru, hosted by ICCO…

What Hasn’t Changed at Cannes: Five Universal Truths about Storytelling

I’m very lucky to be attending the 2017 Cannes Festival of Creativity. It’s my third time at Cannes and it’s interesting to see how the themes for each edition have changed to reflect the industry’s…

Tangible Innovation - 8 Things you Should be Doing now to Unbridle Progressive Change

The quest for innovation has been omnipresent since the clock brought us into this century, but the need and desire for innovation feels like more of an imperative with each passing year. To date, this…

Delivering Great Work Reliably and Painlessly

I read an article recently in Harvard Business Review and many points resonated – one in particular, on the importance of delivering reliably, struck a nerve. When you care a lot about clients, reputation, personal…

What John Graham Taught Me About Caring Leadership

“How’s Shamu?,” John would begin with interest. After a long day, he relished strolling the halls to check in with the after-hours crowd, one by one. For me, a junior exec in the early ‘90s,…

IAB Member Leon Panetta’s Influence on Young Leaders and Careers in Government Service, Public Policy

FleishmanHillard is very fortunate to have Leon Panetta on its International Advisory Board (IAB) for most of the past two decades. The former long-time Congressman from Northern California joined FleishmanHillard's IAB soon after leaving a White…

Embrace the Change and the Young Will Embrace You

A lot has already been written about this year’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the trends that came through and the awards given. As prevalent as anything was discussion on the growth and empowerment…