How to Elevate Black Culture Instead of Benefitting From It – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Black consumers are trendsetters and tastemakers for consumers of all races. Their choices create a halo effect on the masses, thanks to their relentless pursuit of innovation and cultural expression. Music is a reliable indicator ....

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SignVote Steps in Where Politics Fails Deaf Voters – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Imagine if you tried to watch tonight’s presidential debate but couldn’t understand what was being said. Now imagine if, after several such debates, you went to the polls and found that your questions couldn’t be ....

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This Bank Is Fighting Workplace Bias by Encouraging Colleagues to Stand Up for Each Other – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

When it comes to diversity-focused campaigns, agencies often take one of two approaches: cultural immersion that can sometimes be read as pandering or emotionally tinged work that highlights the struggles or accomplishments of an underrepresented ....

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Black History Month Edition of the Tempemail Podcast – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

In a special Black History Month-themed episode of Yeah, That’s Probably an Ad, senior editor Nicole Ortiz hosted and spoke with five industry executives on op-eds they’ve written for us in the past around Black ....

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How Brands Can Effectively Reach Black Consumers – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Brands and advertisers are challenged to connect with African American audiences. Yet many brands fail to engage the African American community, whose shopping purchases are at least $1.3 trillion annually. Reaching this audience is key ....

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Black-owned bank issues Harriet Tubman debit card to intense criticism – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

On Thursday, OneUnited Bank announced a new limited-edition Black History Month version of its Visa debit card. The card features a rendition of famed American abolitionist and Underground Railroad member Harriet Tubman with her arms ....

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3% Movement Moves Headquarters to Atlanta – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Since its inception nine years ago, the 3% Movement has helped inspire waves of inclusive change across the advertising industry. With a pay equity pledge program, an in-depth agency certification for gender parity and conferences ....

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Industry Women Show Up for Each Other This Galentine’s Day – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

One of the seminal moments in comedy history was a Parks and Recreation episode where Leslie Knope (played by Amy Poehler) went all out for Galentine’s Day, where women celebrated each other during the Valentine’s ....

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Lessons on Diversity From the Oscars and Super Bowl – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Though the Super Bowl took place on Feb. 2, some are still upset over what their children saw during a supposedly “family-friendly” Super Bowl halftime performance by Jennifer Lopez and Shakira. Brands of all sizes, ....

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