ESG – Researching, planning and communicating your approach 1920 1280 Olivia Fatkin-Kane

ESG – Researching, planning and communicating your approach

First think, then finance With the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) on the horizon and Covid-19 giving us a taste of the ramifications of systemic risks, climate change and Environmental, Social…

Lessons from a resignation: the power of words 1920 1280 Shipra Khanna

Lessons from a resignation: the power of words

Last month, the UK chairman of KPMG stepped down, following an outcry over comments he made at a virtual meeting where he dismissed staff concerns about stress during the Covid-19 pandemic. He suggested that consultants…

St. Paul’s, Shadwell, view from the Martineau Estate in Winter 2020-2021 1620 1080 Kuba Stawiski

St. Paul’s, Shadwell, view from the Martineau Estate in Winter 2020-2021

A year into the COVID-19 lockdowns in the UK, our world has narrowed. The shop, walks and runs in the immediate vicinity and the view from the window is, for many, as far as our…

International Women’s Day 2021: How to #ChooseToChallenge from home 1920 1280 Elise Harvey

International Women’s Day 2021: How to #ChooseToChallenge from home

It’s become an annual tradition for me to write a blog for International Women’s Day, a tradition I am keen to uphold. In previous years, I’ve spoken with inspirational women in PR and even placed…

Pandemic book boom: how staying at home sold 200 million books 1920 1280 Elise Harvey

Pandemic book boom: how staying at home sold 200 million books

How the world has changed since World Book Day 2020. While the children in our families may not be marking the occasion in the usual, fancy dress way, the mission behind World Book Day remains…

Joining Haggie Partners remotely 1920 1280 Hannah Clift

Joining Haggie Partners remotely

Looking for a job during lockdown was, needless to say, extremely difficult. It is very rare that you hear of someone walking straight into a graduate job that they actually want. It is even rarer…

Pikachu for you? 1920 1280 Caroline Klein

Pikachu for you?

How do you feel about Pokemon?  If you’re British, that probably depends on your age. But how would you feel if your credit card was covered in images of Pikachu?  Or if the high speed…

From snow to sand: WEF’s journey from Switzerland to Singapore 1920 1280 Shipra Khanna

From snow to sand: WEF’s journey from Switzerland to Singapore

Video killed the conference star? The Covid-19 pandemic changed the face of the event industry; it brought virtual connectivity tools into the spotlight with the majority of events in 2020 conducted online by organisers who…

20/21 vision 1920 1280 Shipra Khanna

20/21 vision

January is named after Janus, the Roman god of beginnings and transitions, the month of a new year and a fresh start. Usually, this is a time which fills people with optimism, a chance to…

Damian’s 10 golden rules to help survive your company/team Christmas party 1920 1280 Damian Beeley

Damian’s 10 golden rules to help survive your company/team Christmas party

Zoom and myriad Covid-19 rules are upon us so I have updated my ‘10 Golden Rules For Surviving Your Company/Team Christmas Party’ (from five years ago) to reflect the times. One or two are still…

The heartfelt sounds of Christmas 1920 1280 Kuba Stawiski

The heartfelt sounds of Christmas

Covid-19 is going to make this Christmas a strange one. Families won’t be able to meet and celebrate together, or, at least, not like they always have. In Poland, we traditionally break wafer bread with…

You live and learn 1920 1280 Caroline Klein

You live and learn

Recently I spoke at a careers fair for job seekers returning from working in Japan on the government backed JET Programme*.  They are returning at an incredibly difficult time for job hunting in general and…