Is the Jig Up for the Gig Economy?

The fight is on to define what being an employee means for more than a million people in California, with consequences that reach far beyond. Disruptive business models are being disrupted. This time by the law of the land. Companies…

Self-Improvement Month: Julie, Charlotte and Brandy

September is Self-Improvement Month, an observance designed to encourage people to make empowering changes to reach their goals. At FleishmanHillard, we encourage our teams to never settle. This month we’ll highlight employees across our global network who embody our bold…

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month – Q and A with Jessica Yah Lira

As we kick off Hispanic Heritage Month, we wanted to take this opportunity to spotlight and celebrate one of our rising stars in San Francisco. Jessica Yah Lira is an account executive in our Social and Innovation team, and a…

FleishmanHillard Vanguard’s Elena Fadeeva Appointed to Manage PRCA Russia

The Public Relations Communications Association (PRCA) has launched PRCA Russia, the first PRCA organization in Europe to be founded outside of the UK. PRCA Russia is chaired by Francis Ingham, PRCA Director General and ICCO Chief Executive, and managed by…

Self-Improvement Month: Marguerite, Andrea and Rachel

September is Self-Improvement Month, an observance designed to encourage people to make empowering changes to reach their goals. At FleishmanHillard, we encourage our teams to never settle. This month we’ll highlight employees across our global network who embody our bold…

How Brands Can Approach Instagram Hiding Likes

What’s Happening In an effort to get users to focus more on quality content and protect the platform against a “comparison culture” if a post doesn’t garner enough likes, Instagram announced it would test the elimination of likes on the…

PRCA National Conference 2019: Next Generation PR

When: Sept. 25-26, 2019, 9 a.m. Where: Church House, Deans Yard, Westminster, London, SW1P 3NZ The PRCA National Conference brings together more than 300 practitioners in PR and communications to cover the theme of Next Generation PR. Leading speakers will…

Self-Improvement Month: Bia, Anne and Monica

September is Self-Improvement Month, an observance designed to encourage people to make empowering changes to reach their goals. At FleishmanHillard, we encourage our teams to never settle. This month we’ll highlight employees across our global network who embody our bold…

ICCO Global Summit 2019

When: Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 Where: The Altis Grand Hotel, Rua Castilho 11 Lisboa 1269-072 Portugal The ICCO Global Summit attracts more than 300 PR and Communications leaders and specialists from around the world to hear from agency CEOs and…

Turning Up the Volume on Your Annual CSR/Sustainability Report

Releasing a CSR/sustainability report has been table stakes for companies for many years. Today, 93% of the world’s 250 largest companies and 86% of S&P 500 Index® Companies issue such a report. But given the substantial time and budget they…

FleishmanHillard Statement

We are pleased that the results of the detailed review by Bayer’s independent legal counsel confirm FleishmanHillard and our employees have conducted our work on behalf of Bayer Crop Science and Monsanto in an ethical, principled and lawful manner. FleishmanHillard…

Are Companies Overlooking "Forgotten Issues"?

Consumers today are making purchasing decisions on more than just the customer or product benefits, also weighing aspects like what a company is doing for society and its environmental impact. Brands are increasingly aware of the expectation and supporting causes…

Consumers Care About People, Not Products

Imagine for a second, you look at a tag or a label on a box and it tells a different kind of story. It’s not about what’s IN the box. It’s about HOW what’s in the box was created and…

3 Maybe Not-So-Hidden Communications Priorities in an IPO

During an initial public offering (IPO), there are bankers, lawyers, potential investors, sometimes-jittery management teams … and more bankers and lawyers to wrangle, inform and mollify. It’s a months-long process of the company and communications team navigating challenges. Leading up…

Where the Future is Bright

We’re never too old or too young – or too anything – to reinvent ourselves or make an impact on the world. Since day one at FleishmanHillard, I’ve felt encouraged to treat my work – for our clients, our teams…