This may prove to be a seminal year for annual reporting professionals. With the implementation of the European Single Electronic Format (ESEF), reporting is becoming more digital-first and focusing more on the needs of the investor and analyst. Communications professionals gathered at a conference in London on Friday to discuss the challenge this – and other changes – pose to the annual report.
Brexit and GDPR are having unintended consequences on marketers and domain security. According to data company MarkMonitor’s latest report, most choose to ignore the issue and still focus on web traffic and product launches, but the survey warns against inappropriate domain protection practices.
Each year, BIMA facilitates sending industry professionals into schools to deliver pre-planned lessons and to inspire students to innovate and explore digital opportunities. 20,000 students have taken part since the day started, with 90% saying they would consider a career in digital as a result of their experiences.