One of our valued partners in Asia, the Klareco teams from the firm’s offices across Southeast Asia recently hosted their first webinar of the year to answer the question: Is 2021 2020 2.0, or is it a new year? We asked the Klareco founders Shih-Huei Ang and Mark Worthington to share the insights and learnings from the session and were surprised to find that views are not all too different to those we see in the UK.
The takeover of the US Capitol Building by supporters of former President Donald Trump had and will continue to have many ramifications both here and around the world.
International Guest Author Series: Ciro Dias dos Reis is Global Chair of PROI Worldwide, our own Chair Clare Parsons preceded him in this role. PROI is home of the leading global independent integrated communications agencies. Ciro founded his agency Imagem Corporativa in Brazil in 2001, and established PROI’s global sustainability group, of which Lansons is a founding partner. He is also board member of the the International Communications Consultancy Organization (ICCO) and member of the Advisory Council of Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Georgia (US).
2020 has presented a multitude of challenges, but also opportunities to organisations in the UK and across the globe. COVID-19, the Black Lives Matter movement and continually rising role of ESG have kept businesses busy this year. Organisations’ purpose, their role as a corporate citizen and behaviour have become ever more prominent; tackling and having a say in big societal issues a cornerstone of many firms’ reputation.