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Award winning strategic consultancy Given merges with Anthesis

We’re delighted to announce that Given is merging with Anthesis, the largest group of dedicated sustainability professionals globally.

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Inside the Index: How the FTSE100 defines purpose

The FTSE100 index is home to some of the world's biggest businesses, many operating at the cutting edge of their discipline. But are they purpose-driven? Are they leveraging purpose as a catalyst for growth?

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Why I feel so proud to come second

Last week, Given was one of eight agencies to reach the final of this year’s Creative Shootout. A bonkers day where we all had four hours to respond to a brief set by Carers UK.

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Hello world, our new website is here

When it comes to internal projects – sometimes things need that little bit more of a push. After all, when there’s client work on the way, well, internal work just needs to stay (temporarily) at bay.

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Bringing out the big guns for Creative Shootout

We’re through! Given has made the final to compete in the year’s most intense creative competition, Creative Shootout. On 25th January at BAFTA we’ll be put to the test with a sprint brief from Carers UK in the hopes of winning a prize fund, media partnerships and the opportunity to stage our campaign.

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Woke or Broke? CEO Becky Willan on BBC Radio 4

CEO Becky Willan discusses purpose on BBC Radio 4

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Don’t be silenced by greenwashing fears

Raw, honest and transparent communications about the environment can make for powerful advertising

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Innocent’s pulled TV ad: What we can learn about greenwashing?

For some, it might seem particularly challenging that Innocent Drinks faced a very public case of what looked like ‘greenwashing’ after the UK’s advertising watchdog banned one of its adverts

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We Need to Stop Talking About There Being a Trade-off Between Purpose and Profit

When it comes to purpose, you might think that conversations about its value versus its cost, and the extent to which it can support business growth, would be a thing of the past in today’s boardrooms

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Could marketing creatives play a key role in our efforts to solve the climate emergency?

Creative storytelling helps to draw us in, elicits a personal connection and an emotional response that spills into the decisions we make about how we live and what’s important.

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Newest Government Role: Chief Heat Officer

Fancy a job in a hot seat? They don’t come much hotter than the new positions just created in Miami-Dade County, Florida and Athens, Greece.

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COP26: Maintaining the Momentum

Like Earth Day, COP26 might rally internal measures on sustainability issues right now, but how can businesses stay on course and maintain that passion and focus once the moment has been and gone?