Article 50: Ones to watch

by H+K United Kingdom

March 13, 2017

Article 50: Ones to watch

The triggering of Article 50 is an unprecedented event. If anyone tells you they know exactly how this process is going to unfold, don’t believe them. The political principals have themselves never been through such a confrontational negotiation with hitherto key allies and partners. It’s simply impossible to judge how personal and political affiliations will … Read more

 Hill+Knowlton Strategies named Pan-EMEA Agency of the Year

Pan-EMEA SABRE

Hill+Knowlton Strategies has been named Pan-EMEA Consultancy of the Year at the Holmes Report SABRE Awards in Amsterdam. “We are delighted with the results. To win this award twice in three years, in a category with so many other strong nominees, is testament to all the hard work and excellent client service delivery from our teams … Read more

How Businesses Should Prepare for Policy Uncertainty

If there’s one thing that business has wanted from policymakers since time immemorial, it is certainty. Just tell us what the rules are, they say, then we can plan accordingly. Not knowing what your tax rate will be, not to mention when the U.S. federal government will reopen or what exactly will happen with Brexit, … Read more

Conservatives make up for a lack of detail by inviting business to help set policy

At yesterday’s fringe events on energy and the industrial strategy there was a uniting theme. There is distinct lack of policy detail. When Ministers are asked to give their opening remarks it is more filibustering than the detail that industry is looking for. Whether this is Cabinet discipline or evidence of a policy vacuum is … Read more

Jack's Perspective: UK Election Results

With the results in from yesterday’s election in the United Kingdom, it appears that Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May’s strategy of calling for an early snap election to garner a “stronger mandate” to move the country forward with Brexit has failed. Prime Minister May’s gamble backfired, as did that of her predecessor, Prime Minister David … Read more

Reclaim Technology

Technology

As news comes in of another horrifying terror attack in London, I am left, some 8,000 miles away tracking the developments on Twitter until eventually I can take no more of the bile and anger. As I turn off the torrent of people wanting to express, emote and own a small part of the response … Read more