The best preparedness starts long before an outbreak

by Victoria Entwistle

Head of People + Purpose
February 17, 2020

The best preparedness starts long before an outbreak

This week JCB employees will start on a reduced week of 34 hours as a direct consequence of the viral infection coronavirus. For the 4,000 affected, the reality will likely make them fearful for the future in what is a breeding ground for rumour. Behind the scenes, for HR, unions and management this swift response … Read more

EquALL Woman

Last week H+K Strategies London held its first EquALL Woman event to celebrate and work specifically with H+K women in junior leadership roles. It’s a commitment we made in our gender pay gap report and is part of a deeper focus across WPP. It was a powerful two days. We were honoured to have Karen Blackett … Read more

Greta, Trump & a disproportionate gender ratio: assessing this year’s World Economic Forum Annual Meeting from the ‘outer fringe’

Having grown up in the hot Australian weather 15,000km from Europe, the prospect of packing up snow boots & thermals and descending upon a white, icicle-clad Alpine town along with the world’s elite policy makers for a week never seemed to cross my mind. Understandably, I would argue. But the communications industry has a wonderful … Read more

NEWS: H+K appoints new MD of Sports

February 4, LONDON – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K), international public relations agency, today announces the appointment of Jamie Corr as the new Managing Director of its Sports sector in the UK. Jamie joins H+K from GMR Marketing, where he specialised in sports marketing consultancy for brands including Bridgestone and Allianz, and their relationship with the Olympics. … Read more