How automation could make us more human
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How automation could make us more human

The rise of the robots should spur us to focus on our machine-beating capabilities, especially creative thinking.

Who's behind those bizarre Nike spoof ads? Surprise: It's Nike.

Who's behind those bizarre Nike spoof ads? Surprise: It's Nike.

To celebrate the anniversary of the Air Max 1, the brand recruited artists Ava Nirui and Alex Lee to produce some enigmatic creative.

Brand Superfan of the Week: Jeep's Kelley Buttrick

Brand Superfan of the Week: Jeep's Kelley Buttrick

The voiceover artist has waged a tireless campaign to do commercial work for the brand--and will not be discouraged by its indifference.

Meet Campaign US' 2017 Digital 40 Over 40

Meet Campaign US' 2017 Digital 40 Over 40

An eclectic mix of marketers, creatives, technologists, PR pros and account mavens who prove that millennials don't hold a monopoly on digital skills.

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'Millennials are not entitled. They will save us,' says Essence EMEA CEO

Jenny Bullis, Essence EMEA CEO, tells Verica Djurdjevic what it's really like working client side, why the young will save us and why you should, as a woman, never wear brown.

Grey London changes name to Valenstein & Fatt to promote diversity and tolerance
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Grey London changes name to Valenstein & Fatt to promote diversity and tolerance

By putting the names of its two Jewish founders on the door, the WPP agency is making a statement against the surge in nationalism.

The marketer's manifesto
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The marketer's manifesto

What are the biggest challenges facing marketers today? OC&C Strategy Consultants and Experian interviewed more than 100 global CMOs and marketing executives to find out.

Too much direction can slay your team's creativity
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Too much direction can slay your team's creativity

When the ideas aren't coming, don't over-direct your team. If you have the right people, step back and give them space to do their thing.

Top British advertisers call summit meeting with YouTube over brand safety
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Top British advertisers call summit meeting with YouTube over brand safety

About 20 leading British advertisers, led by trade body ISBA, have met Google for hastily-convened talks about YouTube's brand safety crisis.

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When programmatic meets artificial intelligence ... the future begins

The future is machine learning, say two leaders in programmatic marketing, but the robots need their hands held every step of the way say two leaders in programmatic marketing.

R/GA makes German debut with opening of Berlin office
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R/GA makes German debut with opening of Berlin office

R/GA has made its first official foray into Germany with the launch of an office in Berlin, with Razorfish's Sascha Martini joining as managing director on April 1.

See which brands ran the most TV commercials last week
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See which brands ran the most TV commercials last week

Bayer took the top spot for the third week in a row.

Delta burns United over #LeggingsGate fiasco
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Delta burns United over #LeggingsGate fiasco

Many social media users patted Delta on the back for its tweet, while others challenged the airline to disclose its own dress code policy.

Not everybody is thrilled that Fearless Girl will stay until 2018
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Not everybody is thrilled that Fearless Girl will stay until 2018

The defiant girl will stay sparring with Wall Street's Charging Bull for another year.

7 questions for Eataly USA CEO Nicola Farinetti
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7 questions for Eataly USA CEO Nicola Farinetti

As the brand expands to Las Vegas, Eataly USA's CEO tells Sean Czarnecki how the Italian marketplace's story starts in-store and ends with quality cuisine.

Outraged UK advertisers now asking Google for discounts
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Outraged UK advertisers now asking Google for discounts

After pulling ads over placement fears, some brands suggest a rate hike would help make amends.

Top 10 takeaways from Advertising Week Europe 2017
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Top 10 takeaways from Advertising Week Europe 2017

Google apologizes, Marks & Spencer's on being "mumsy" and the future of the agency model were among the highlights of this year's Advertising Week Europe in London.

People have mixed feelings about Krispy Kreme's in-your-face 'Power Rangers' product placement
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People have mixed feelings about Krispy Kreme's in-your-face 'Power Rangers' product placement

The brand's integral role in the superhero movie leaves marketers salivating and some fans feeling queasy.

I'd rather be in charge: The Charlotte Beers school of female leadership
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I'd rather be in charge: The Charlotte Beers school of female leadership

A pioneering woman in a male-dominated world, Charlotte Beers is sharing a lifetime of leadership knowledge with today's female managers.

Donald Trump's favorite TV shows are charging more for ads
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Donald Trump's favorite TV shows are charging more for ads

But trying to get an ad in front of the president is still a losing game.

See the most shared Facebook posts of last week
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See the most shared Facebook posts of last week

Hum, Dodge and Subaru got people speeding toward their content.

NY congresswoman will rally on the steps of City Hall to keep 'Fearless Girl' on Wall Street
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NY congresswoman will rally on the steps of City Hall to keep 'Fearless Girl' on Wall Street

Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney will be joined by State Street Global Advisors EVP and the statue's artist.

How to solve the conundrum of Google
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How to solve the conundrum of Google

There are three factors to consider when assessing the challenge Google faces in policing the content on its sites, says Total Media's managing director.

Embrace RealEquality and redesign the future to be as much female as it is male
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Embrace RealEquality and redesign the future to be as much female as it is male

Unless a more hands-on approach to equality is adopted, not even our kids will live to see it. It's time to start mobilizing.

Ad agencies 'staring down barrel' of outcome-related payments
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Ad agencies 'staring down barrel' of outcome-related payments

Ad agencies are "staring down the barrel" of outcome-related payments from clients in the future, creative leaders have been warned at Advertising Week Europe.

Group M ends legal dispute against Firm Decisions
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Group M ends legal dispute against Firm Decisions

Group M has ended its legal dispute with Firm Decisions over the alleged "misuse" of confidential documents.

Nobody knows what creative technologists do, survey says
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Nobody knows what creative technologists do, survey says

Just 12 percent of CTs think coworkers understand their job, and 3 in 4 expect to find a new gig this year.

This digital agency built a chatbot to recruit summer interns
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This digital agency built a chatbot to recruit summer interns

Minneapolis-based space150 is using the technology to weed out applicants with questions like "How would a dog wear pants?"

The Recommendation Engine: Crowdtap's Nitya Srikishen
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The Recommendation Engine: Crowdtap's Nitya Srikishen

When this senior marketing manager isn't binging on Netflix or keeping up with NPR's "On the Media," she's on Instagram searching for inspiration for her upcoming wedding.

Facebook continues its video push with shoppable ad format for mobile
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Facebook continues its video push with shoppable ad format for mobile

New product, Collection, combines video with product links to drive conversions.

Agencies better for gender equality than brands: Exclusive research
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Agencies better for gender equality than brands: Exclusive research

Women are more equal in the agency environment than they are within brands or tech companies, according to Campaign Asia-Pacific and Kantar's inaugural gender diversity study.

Embrace RealEquality and redesign the future to be as much female as it is male
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Embrace RealEquality and redesign the future to be as much female as it is male

Unless a more hands-on approach to equality is adopted, not even our kids will live to see it. It's time to start mobilizing.

J&J, Verizon and AT&T join brands to suspend YouTube advertising
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J&J, Verizon and AT&T join brands to suspend YouTube advertising

Three major US brands have joined the growing list of advertisers to pause advertising on YouTube following recent revelations that ads are being inadvertently placed with extremist content.

A 'Big Bang' ticking clock
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A 'Big Bang' ticking clock

CBS has two more seasons of the blockbuster comedy, but is "Young Sheldon" its future?

My career in 5 executions: Firstborn's JoonYong Park
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My career in 5 executions: Firstborn's JoonYong Park

From the Matrix to customized Mustangs, Firstborn's CCO doesn't let tech distract from design

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When programmatic meets artificial intelligence ... the future begins

The future is machine learning, say two leaders in programmatic marketing, but the robots need their hands held every step of the way say two leaders in programmatic marketing.

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MSLGroup: Former China CEO's gender discrimination suit is 'resolved'
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MSLGroup: Former China CEO's gender discrimination suit is 'resolved'

The action brought by Faith Brewitt in January claimed the Publicis PR agency had denied her the basic tools to perform her job.