Communication Director Newsletter - 07.01.2015
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Welcome to the first Communication Directory newsletter of 2015!,

With all the digital prophecies doing the rounds at the start of a new year, it’s easy to forget that more traditional, non-digital tools and approaches can not only work, but offer surprising benefits that digital can’t quite reach. Consider that cornerstone of business life, the meeting: this month’s article, extracted from Communication Director magazine, explores how effective face-to-face meetings still have something to offer in the face of more sophisticated alternatives.

We would like to wish you all a prosperous and happy 2015 and look forward to sharing your in-house PR events, personnel changes and other news: you can contact us by visiting our website or follow us on Twitter.

David Steel, the first foreign national who became an executive at Samsung Electronics in 2002, will come back to Seoul and join the global public relations team following his recent promotion as executive vice president, the tech giant ...  + 
PineBridge Investments has hired Eastspring Investment’s Jacinta Reddan as managing director, head of marketing and communications for Asia.   In this newly created role, Reddan will be ...  + 
CRS Education
Location: Suzhou, China
Tommy Hilfiger
Location: Amsterdam
Location: Sydney, Australia
Location: Singapore
Location: Mumbai Area
Although often in the shadow of their digital alternatives, face-to-face meetings still have a valuable role to play.

  Ever wonder if all those meeting you have with your colleagues have any value at all?  It often seems as if they go off track, are dull and boring, have too many distractions and so forth. Are these face-to-face meeting really worth it, especially compared to other ways to interact using other forms of business communications such as teleconferencing, email, etc.?  In this essay, I argue that indeed face-to-face busine  read more 
27.01.2015, Tokyo
Join in Tokyo for this year’s forum which will be focused on Creating Shared Value (CSV) in Asia. Sustainable and responsible business should ...  + 
29.01.2015, Bangkok
The conference will be conducted over two days (January 29 and 30, 2015) with a keynote speaker on both days. It is organised by a partnership of ...  + 
06.02.2015, Hong Kong
The Mob-Ex Awards HK 2015 is Hong Kong’s premier event celebrating mobile marketing excellence. Focusing on innovative and effective ...  + 
Facts and Figures
Prospect, a global PR and communications talent consultancy, and PublicAffairsAsia have released The 2014 Salary Survey report offering data on pay, bonuses, benefits and satisfaction levels of middle and senior tier communications and corporate affairs practitioners across Asia Pacfic. Taking salaries and bonuses combined, the regional average this year is US $152,587, and respondents reported an  read more 
Codi Newsletter - 07.01.2015
Dafydd Phillips,
Sarah Schlingmeyer

Van Ngoc Nguyen

Norman Wittig
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Mike West

Gregor Ringsdorf