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In blockchain we trust

22 January 2018 BY George Pitt
In May 1995 Bill Gates sent his staff at Microsoft an internal memo to support the “internet tidal wave” despite questions being raised over the role this technological development will play in the future. Little did the public know at that...
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Bad moon rising

22 January 2018 BY David Masters
When the whole industry is perceived to be under a cloud, protecting your own company’s reputation is never more important or challenging. This is the situation currently facing many asset management firms as we enter 2018. Increasing regulatory...
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After the crisis – a time to reflect and rebuild

22 January 2018 BY Scott McKenzie
At the height of the Deepwater Horizon disaster, the then CEO of BP Tony Hayward (in)famously remarked that “he wanted his life back”. He was understandably pilloried as a result for his crass lack of sensitivity, as people had lost their...
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Keep calm and what crisis?

22 January 2018 BY Claudia Guembe
It’s 8.30am on Monday morning. You walk into the office, coffee in hand, and notice it feels slightly quiet for a Monday. You turn the news on and see reports from the police investigating an explosion at your nearest tube station during the...
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Crisis management

22 January 2018 BY Tony Langham
Managing crises has become a greater part of Lansons and our clients’ lives. Over the past four years we’ve won 7 major PR awards for helping the Co-operative Bank recover from one of Britain’s severest corporate crisis. Last year multiple...
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Are you ready for Gender Pay Reporting?

18 December 2017 BY Rachel Dakin
The deadline for publishing gender pay data is less than four months away. Yet, at the time of writing, only 366 out of roughly 9,000 companies legally required to report have submitted their numbers. That is less than 5 per cent. Chances are, many...
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Seasons greetings, it’s time to accentuate the positive…

18 December 2017 BY Tony Langham
It's a curious Christmas for those of us who work in reputation management and PR, whether in consultancies or in house. On the one hand, our industry (profession ?) has never been better – we’re integrated in what we do, we help organisations...
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HighTide Festival comes to London

14 July 2017 BY Rachel Dakin
For almost a decade, Lansons and HighTide have enjoyed a unique, award-winning relationship between an arts charity and business. We share our offices with HighTide, which enables the theatre company to focus resources and funding on achieving...
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