Tequia Burt

Posts by Tequia Burt

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    Luvvie Ajayi Jones: Don’t Let Fear Stand in the Way of Innovation

    March 23, 2021

    Content creator Luvvie Ajayi Jones is having a moment. Behind Luvvie’s rise is her new book “Professional Troublemaker: The Fear Fighter Manual,” which just hit No. 3 on the New York Times Bestseller list and provides a roadmap to help us banish fear and inner self-doubt. Embracing a strong identity, being willing to fail and speaking truth to power is at the...

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    One Year Since the Pandemic: Top Learnings, Changes, and Challenges

    March 15, 2021

    It was just a little over one year ago – March 11th, 2020 – when the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic. I had just settled into my space at LinkedIn’s Chicago office the week it shut down. Around that time, the virus went from being a vaguely looming threat to an unavoidable everyday reality. This once-in-a-century event uprooted...

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    Marketers You Should Know: 16 Brilliant Thinkers to Follow on LinkedIn

    March 10, 2021

    When’s the last time you introduced new voices into your LinkedIn feed? It’s natural to get comfortable with your carefully cultivated network and seeing content shared by people you know and like. As marketers, though, if we don’t take active steps to broaden our horizons and open ourselves up to new perspectives, we face the risk of stagnation. Fresh ideas and...

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    What’s Trending: Fine-Tune Your Content Strategy

    March 9, 2021

    Marketing is a game of inches. It’s very rare to make a single change that doubles or triples results. Most of the time it’s an...

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    Women in Marketing: We Unlocked These 5 Courses to Help...

    March 8, 2021

    For the past few years, the Association of National Advertisers (ANA) has put together an annual diversity report for the advertising...

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    What’s Trending: Revamping Content Marketing

    February 24, 2021

    On the long list of things that have changed — perhaps permanently — since last year, we can add content marketing. The just-right...