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The ugly truth about advertising's gender bias, and how to change it
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The ugly truth about advertising's gender bias, and how to change it

Execs from JWT, J&J, and DanoneWeave react to the results of a new Geena Davis Institute study.

HP's diversity initiative one year on: Agencies exceed gender targets, fall short on minority representation
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HP's diversity initiative one year on: Agencies exceed gender targets, fall short on minority representation

HP's Karen Kahn blames it on unconscious bias and an inability to build a talent pipeline.

American Cancer Society and the Richards Group team up for a new direction
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American Cancer Society and the Richards Group team up for a new direction

"Attacking from every angle" highlights the many facets of America's biggest cancer group.

The remarkable influence of millennial men
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The remarkable influence of millennial men

Young men are recommending beauty, apparel and household products. They defy stereotyping, says Engagement Labs' CEO.

Recommendation Engine: DDB San Francisco's Michelle Sjoberg
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Recommendation Engine: DDB San Francisco's Michelle Sjoberg

This ACD binges on "Real Housewives" but cleanses her palate with poetry.

Planning is dead. Long live brand planning.
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Planning is dead. Long live brand planning.

The discipline must fundamentally change to continue to be essential, says Hill Holliday's chief strategy officer.

Breaking barriers and celebrating firsts at ADCOLOR's 2017 conference
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Breaking barriers and celebrating firsts at ADCOLOR's 2017 conference

Agency execs and celebrities like Snoop Dogg and Lena Waithe lauded industry groundbreakers and lamented slow progress.

100 Years of Ads: Most Groundbreaking
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100 Years of Ads: Most Groundbreaking

To celebrate the 4A's 100th anniversary, Campaign US compiled the top 10 spots that changed the way brands spoke to consumers.

'This Is Us,' the biggest new hit series in decades, gears up for Season 2
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'This Is Us,' the biggest new hit series in decades, gears up for Season 2

Producer and director Ken Olin dishes about the show and working for a broadcast network.

Nike and NatGeo's 'Breaking2' documentary shows the power of branded storytelling
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Nike and NatGeo's 'Breaking2' documentary shows the power of branded storytelling

Dirty Robber's Chris Uettwiller talks production and execution of the attempt to break a human record.

Wieden+Kennedy and The Atlantic win ADCOLOR's Ad of the Year for "Typecast"
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Wieden+Kennedy and The Atlantic win ADCOLOR's Ad of the Year for "Typecast"

The short film starred Michael K. Williams as four versions of himself, locked in an existential interrogation.

Ogilvy's Nadja Bellan-White is an ADCOLOR 'Legend'
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Ogilvy's Nadja Bellan-White is an ADCOLOR 'Legend'

The agency's EVP joins CEO John Seifert to reflect on the state of diversity in the industry, business responses and Charlottesville.

At ADCOLOR, 'Five Woke Women' challenge perceptions of identity in the workplace
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At ADCOLOR, 'Five Woke Women' challenge perceptions of identity in the workplace

A "seat at the table" isn't enough, says Oath's Allison Allen, in wide-ranging discussion at annual diversity conference.

ADCOLOR kicks off with talk of Emmy wins and Trump in annual 'Moments that Changed America' panel
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ADCOLOR kicks off with talk of Emmy wins and Trump in annual 'Moments that Changed America' panel

The 11th annual diversity conference and awards show began with a roundup of the past year's good and bad news.

Tom Burrell becomes first African-American in One Club Creative Hall of Fame
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Tom Burrell becomes first African-American in One Club Creative Hall of Fame

The legendary multicultural marketer talks with Campaign US about being a groundbreaker and an effective creative leader, and the state of diversity in the industry.

Accessible website design for users with disabilities lags far behind demand
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Accessible website design for users with disabilities lags far behind demand

Too few of the billions of sites online are usable for disabled people, says AudioEye's CEO.

100 Years of Ads: Best Use of Animation
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100 Years of Ads: Best Use of Animation

To celebrate the 4A's 100th anniversary, Campaign US compiled the top 10 cartoon spokescharacters.

Recommendation Engine: Collective Bias's Annette Brown
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Recommendation Engine: Collective Bias's Annette Brown

This account manager can't be bothered by churro ice cream cones but is obsessed with pre-downloading Netflix series to her iPhone.

Think outside your vertical
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Think outside your vertical

Intentionally borrowing and adapting elements from other industries can help you lead and transform your own, says Fine's managing partner.

From Selena to millenials, Latinos continue to shape the American marketing landscape
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From Selena to millenials, Latinos continue to shape the American marketing landscape

As the Smithsonian enshrines the singer's artifacts, a look at how the industry has changed.