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Agreeing on common communication does not get harder than this: Breakthrough Message is a global competition to find the one message that...
Food holds an increasingly strategic role in countries and their economic development, and communication and public relations are a key...
The "UN Global Compact +15: Business as a Force for Good" was held on June 23-25 at the United Nations Headquarters in New...
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June 3, 2015
The Problem   It was March 2012. A group of men in their 30s were playing ball hockey in a school gymnasium. A player collapsed without warning. His teammates couldn’t wake him and called 911. The caller didn’t know what to do and his friend was turning blue. The other...
June 2, 2015
Anne Gregory, Global Alliance Chair In preparation for the Global Alliance’s AGM and Association Leaders meeting in Milan on 25/26th June I’ve been looking at the agenda and it strikes me how much is about standards. (See http://www....
May 19, 2015
The PR profession is facing nothing less than a paradigm shift, says GA Chair Anne Gregory.  At a time when trust in institutions, governments and leaders has reached an all-time low, she told Swiss professionals that she believes communication is the key to true leadership...
April 29, 2015
Background   GSK is the maker of Breathe Right® nasal strips, “spring-like” bands which lift nasal passages to increase airflow and improve breathing. GSK Canada’s brand team had a challenge in growing the market for its product, as research showed that the strips...
April 29, 2015
The call for experienced professionals willing to volunteer as judges for the Global Alliance COMM PRIX Awards 2015/2016 is now open! We are also looking for academics willing to judge the academic case study category.   Judges will participate in an online training session and will...
April 29, 2015
Do you know how to be smart about your corporate reputation and the implications of reputation risk?   Reputation Institute will help you to find the answers to this question in two different Reputation events in May. The objective of these evens is to bring together senior corporate...
April 29, 2015
The Global Alliance is pleased to announce that two academic institutions from Canada and Mexico have joined as members this past month.   The McMaster-Syracuse Master of Communication Management is a partnership degree offered by McMaster University (Hamilton, Canada) and...
April 29, 2015
Anne Gregory, Global Alliance Chair I’m writing this as the awful reality of the scale of the earthquake in Nepal becomes clear and on the eve of setting off to Australasia to work with colleagues in the profession and academia (PRIA, PRINZ, RMIT...
March 25, 2015
Anne Gregory, Global Alliance Chair Last month and this is a period of travelling for me when it will be my privilege to visit and work with colleagues in seven countries in Scandinavia, Europe, Asia and Australasia. While the context of their public relations and...
March 25, 2015
An innovative communication week for staff: providing communication skills training for all staff at an EU agency   Background   The European Training Foundation (ETF) supports the development of education and training systems in 30 countries bordering the EU. The ETF’s...