Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Articles

  • Luvvie Ajayi Jones

    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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    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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    Women in Marketing: We Unlocked These 5 Courses to Help Accelerate Your Professional Growth

    March 8, 2021

    For the past few years, the Association of National Advertisers (ANA) has put together an annual diversity report for the advertising and marketing industry. The 2020 report shows that though women, overall, continue to make great strides in achieving parity in senior leadership — 52% of CMOs are now women — there remains significant work to do when it comes to...

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    Practical Ways Marketers Can Foster Diversity, Equity and...

    March 3, 2021

    As marketers, we recognize it’s no longer an option for brands to stay silent when it comes to the lack of diversity. Customers,...

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

    February 19, 2021

    Brands in every industry and across the world – including LinkedIn – are responding to increasingly louder calls for social justice by...

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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,...