Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Articles

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    How Marketers Can Answer the Call for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

    February 19, 2021

    Brands in every industry and across the world – including LinkedIn – are responding to increasingly louder calls for social justice by boosting Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) initiatives at their organizations. Creating economic opportunity for the entire global workforce is part of our core mission, so we recognize our responsibility to help build that...

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    How 2U Celebrates Black History Month All Year Long

    February 17, 2021

    Editor’s note: Mark your calendars and tune in to the first episode of 2U's LinkedIn Live series EDU: Live, which debuts on Wednesday, Feb. 24 at 3 pm (EST). Over the past year, conversations focused on racial diversity, inclusion and equity have gained traction at businesses across the globe. LinkedIn is also continuing its diversity and inclusion work as we...

  • The Value of Bringing Diverse Perspectives into Your Marketing Team

    February 2, 2021

    If you’ve ever been uncomfortably cold in an office building, there’s a scientific reason. Back in the 1960s, scientists created a thermal comfort model for workplaces. The idea was to balance heating and cooling costs with individual comfort, to optimize both. Most office building thermostats still follow this model. The problem is, the model assumes that the...

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    How Marketing Departments Can Build Racially Diverse...

    December 1, 2020

    As demonstrations spread across the world this summer in response to racial injustice and police brutality on Black communities,...

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    Impacting Diversity at the Intersection of Marketing and...

    November 2, 2020

    Marketing, advertising and communications are cultural currency. As marketing professionals, we are uniquely positioned to shape how...