TL;DR: The Gig Is Up, Selfie Strategy, And Cue The Breakup Playlist Here’s what you need to know… California is once again making waves by laying down a key policy marker in the form of Assembly Bill 5 (AB5), which last month was signed into law by Governor Newsom. The law aims to reshape the gig economy and what it means to be a worker in the 21st century, but its implications will go well beyond Uber, Lyft, or...

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TL;DR: What To Expect From The Canadian Elections, Price Of Posting, And Love That Equity From Popeyes? Here’s what you need to know… Last week, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau triggered the official launch of Canada’s 2019 federal election, which will finally put to test how lasting Trudeau’s historic come-from-behind win in 2015 was. For those who don’t live in “the North,” the ramifications of...

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TL;DR: Before Politics Become Policy, Pole Troll, And Publishers Call An Audible Here’s what you need to know… With Labor Day behind us and the arrival of pumpkin spice season in front of us, we are now a year away from when the majority of American voters traditionally begin tuning in to the presidential contest and other down ballot campaigns. If that seems like a long time away and of no consequence, think...

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Top 10 Reasons Your Candidate Doesn’t Need A Vulnerability Study As this great era of political disruption continues, commentators, consultants, and political junkies are left to wonder whether or not the old rules of politics still apply to campaigns post-Trump. Some may be tempted to think candidates can now say whatever they want, ignore improprieties and missteps in their pasts, and weather any public affairs firestorm that may...

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TL;DR: Corporate Soul Searching, Polluters Not Scooters, And Call The Polic(ymakers) Here’s what you need to know… Well, it looks like outrage has struck again. This month the chorus of boos and corresponding chants of “TRUMP HAS NO SOUL” and “EQUINOT” were aimed at luxury fitness brands SoulCycle and Equinox. The boycott came as news spread over social media that Stephen Ross, the chairman of The Related...

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TL;DR: Battling The Bulge, Delivery Service Debacles, And Where’s The Agency? Here’s what you need to know… Food, agriculture, consumer packaged goods, health, and other related industries beware…we’re in for a food fight. From the European Union (EU) to the United Kingdom and even in Latin America, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and activists are pressuring governments and supranational bodies to crack down on...

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TL;DR: Lessons From Libra, Grubhub Has The Munchies, And Money Well Spent? Here’s what you need to know… This month we witnessed another Facebook public affairs challenge in the form of its digital currency, Libra. The new cryptocurrency promised to “reinvent money” and “transform the global economy,” yet it seems the social network seriously underestimated the headwinds it would face, and this week company...

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TL;DR: Is All Meat Created Equal?

TL;DR: Is All Meat Created Equal?


Posted on Jul 3, 2019

TL;DR: Is All Meat Created Equal? Here’s what you need to know… As we gear up for July Fourth, we know everyone is busy planning for events that are sure to be full of loved ones, parades and fireworks, and grilling to celebrate freedom and our great nation. Besides pausing to reflect on those who have given their lives to secure this freedom throughout our nation’s history – and those who continue to do so – many...

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