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Salience – 26.06.20

2020-06-30T16:57:48+01:00June 29th, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE This week includes a look at how robots and AI can help save our coral reefs, how to drink seawater, plans for the car-free city of the future, and the new $23m space toilets. As always, you can let us know your thoughts on other topics you would like covered by emailing rmorganevans@sapiencecomms.co.uk.    How robot divers [...]

Salience 19.06.20

2020-06-30T16:57:21+01:00June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

Welcome to this week's edition of Salience This week we look at how clean electricity could become a reality, Germany's contact tracing app, developments in suspended animation, new ways of fighting carbon emissions in construction and the future of robo-dogs. You can let us know your thoughts on other topics you would like to hear about by emailing rmorganevans@sapiencecomms.co.uk   Clean electricity could become [...]

Sports investors can get the ball rolling again…

2020-06-30T16:59:15+01:00June 17th, 2020|Categories: Insights|Tags: |

Lockdowns across the globe have affected every walk of life, but for sports fans, the suspension of many of the major sporting events and leagues, has been among the most disappointing. The entire professional sporting ecosystem has paid the price. While supporters haven’t been able to cheer on their teams, sportsmen also haven’t been able to play and clubs have had to cut salaries, [...]

Salience – 12.06.20

2020-06-30T16:58:05+01:00June 15th, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE This week includes a look at the new face of Gen Z banking, the supercomputers battling COVID-19, IBM’s cancellation of their facial recognition program, the development of flying taxis, and the new global initiative to turn wine into hand sanitizer. As always, you can let us know your thoughts on other topics you would like covered by [...]

The ten things CEO need to do for post-lockdown comms

2020-06-30T16:59:46+01:00June 11th, 2020|Categories: Insights|Tags: , |

The end of lockdown will not mean a return to business as usual, but the beginning of a new era which may force radical changes to many organisations. This puts Chief Executives in the position of having to make some of the biggest decisions of their careers, which need communicating with clarity and care. Here are my ten key tips for CEOs when it [...]

Salience – 05.06.20

2020-06-30T16:58:16+01:00June 9th, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE This week has been very difficult for many people around the world. Protests have continued in the United States, taken over social media and appeared in many other countries. If you’re interested in how some of America’s biggest tech companies are reacting to Black Lives Matter, read our first article below. Also in this week’s newsletter are details [...]

Salience – 29.05.20

2020-06-30T16:58:26+01:00June 3rd, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE Hello again and welcome to the second ever edition of our new weekly newsletter, Salience. This week includes Airbnb’s CEO relaying difficult news well, US President Trump taking Twitter’s news badly, Elon Musk’s company getting to space, Lenovo’s CDO welcoming robots, and an insight into how to sound like a woolly mammoth. As always, you can let [...]

Salience – 22.05.20

2020-06-30T16:58:37+01:00May 27th, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

WELCOME TO THE FIRST EDITION OF SALIENCE Hello and welcome to the first edition of our new weekly newsletter, Salience. As a PR, strategic communications, digital marketing and lead generation consultancy which prides itself on being immersed in all things to do with tech, disruption, purpose and reputation, we wanted to share with you some of the stories that have caught our eye over the last [...]

Which players in FS might make gains post-coronavirus?

2020-06-11T10:09:47+01:00May 26th, 2020|Categories: Insights|Tags: , |

  With so much gloomy economic news around, it’s worth looking for where there might be chinks of light. One area in particular that caught our eye is fund management, which new research predicts is likely to emerge from the current pandemic in a better position than many other parts of the financial services sector. According to a report from the finnCap Group – [...]

Do FS firms and fintechs lead the way in corporate comms?

2020-06-11T10:11:22+01:00May 14th, 2020|Categories: Insights|

For those of us who are immersed in the worlds of tech and finance, one of the most noticeable effects of COVID-19 on many companies is not the way they do business, but the way they communicate as a business. Put simply, their corporate communications. Of course, it wasn’t that long ago that corporate communications was characterised as quite reactive, not that exciting and [...]