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The Power in Black History Month

It’s finally February. It’s the month that marks the end of the holiday season that started back with Thanksgiving in […]

#FCGTakesMiami for Annual Agency Retreat

Experts say that by mid- to late January, people start abandoning their New Year’s resolutions and goals and fall back […]

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead): A Celebration of Life

  Often misinterpreted as the Mexican version of Halloween, Día de los Muertos is anything but spooky or scary, let […]

Black Music Month: Chicago’s “Chosen Few” and Their Influence on the World

  At FCG, we pride ourselves on creating authentic connections with brands and multicultural consumers through some of the hottest […]

For the Culture: Black Colleges Create Next Generation of Leaders

It’s hard to deny the cultural influence Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) have on today’s society after coming off […]

From Behind-the-Scenes to Center Stage | Preparing for a Speaking Engagement as a PR Professional

  As communications professionals, we spend endless hours preparing brand executives and spokespeople for public appearances and media interviews. We […]

2017 Oscars: How the “Fences” Came Down

What a difference a year makes. Last year people were boycotting the Oscars because it lacked diversity. This year, we […]

Get in #Formation: Why Brands Need Social Media Managers Who Get “It”

Anyone familiar with Black Twitter knows its power (see #clapbackseason). No brand miscue is immune from this digital community that […]