News & Opinions

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A crisis is no time for consensus: Lessons from COVID-19
FHR President Angela Carmichael believes the companies and individuals that are emerging from the pack to provide much-needed leadership during the COVID-19 crisis are the ones that are reacting swiftly and decisively.
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COVID-19 forces companies to take a right turn
When COVID-19 is finally over, companies will be judged by how they treated their employees. During these unprecedented times, here’s how to protect the health of your employees and your organization.
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Influencer relations in a pandemic
Canadian social media influencers, like many people in the country, have taken a big income hit during COVID-19. With your brand’s target audience at home and eager for distractions, here are some tips and advice on how you can create meaningful partnerships with influencers during the pandemic.
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Canadian health-care innovation spreads in midst of crisis
While there will always be second guessing in times of crisis, FHR’s Charles Muggeridge believes the response of Canada’s healthcare sector to COVID-19 has been inspiring with new levels of innovation and partnership that bode well for the future.
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Making it work: The art of working from home with kids in a pandemic
Working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic to honour #socialdistancing recommendations from public health authorities? FHR shares tips and tricks on how to keep kids of all ages busy and happy while you get down to work.
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The FHR scouting report: The Social / Digital trends that will shape the next decade
The FHR team breaks down the major trends that will shape the social and digital worlds in the next decade.
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The FHR scouting report: Reputation Management trends that will shape the next decade
The FHR team breaks down the major trends that will shape reputation management and media relations in the next decade.
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2019 Federal Election: Result and Analysis
On October 21, 2019, the Liberal Party of Canada won a second term, this time as a minority government.
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The implications of hiding likes on Instagram
In a so-called effort to get users to focus more on quality content, and to protect the platform against a “comparison culture,” Instagram announced it would test the elimination of likes in the platform. But what will this mean for influencers who rely on sponsored content for income, and brands who rely on performance metrics for evaluation?
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2019 Federal Election Alert
Today, Governor General Julie Payette officially dissolved parliament, and the writ was issued by the Chief Electoral Officer calling for an election to be held on October 21, 2019. The federal campaign will run for a short five and a half weeks.
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