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Pro Bono. Good for You.

July 28, 2015ByNicole Marquis

U 2 can go pro bono.

When you're doing pro bono advertising, you're not only putting your professional skills to work for the greater good, you're also building your portfolio and your network. It's not entirely selfless, since pro bono can pay off big time.

Lullabye Condolences

July 14, 2015ByMindi Rosser

Lullabye Condolences, Laila Haus, Tatum Duryba,

The most challenging design brief of my life: my daughter’s gravestone.

20 Things You Can Do Right Now to Avoid Advancing at Work!

July 7, 2015ByMindi Rosser

Kelly Niland - 3 Percent Conference

Do you ever get the sense that your male colleagues might be having an easier time in their careers? That, even though you started off with similar qualifications, they seem to be moving up more quickly? That’s because they are. Why? Because they know how to do it better than you!

10 Ways to Be An Agent of Change

June 23, 2015ByNicole Marquis

Many luminaries, visionaries, and advertising greats have shared their insights with us over the years on how to create change within the ad industry. A lot of times, it starts with changing ourselves and our perceptions. Here are 10 ways to get started.

3 Percent came to London… and I came away ready for (micro)action!

June 23, 2015ByKat Gordon

London-based creative Emily Fleuriot shares what she learned at 3 Percent’s London MiniCon. Emily is editorial director at independent creative agency Sunshine. She also writes, blogs as Fashion Popcorn and has reconciled her love of fashion with her passionately feminist beliefs. You can follow her on Twitter @fashionpopcorn.

Are we in the middle of a women's movement in technology?

June 15, 2015ByMindi Rosser

Women, Innovation and Technology Summit (WIT) at eMerge Americas


Guest Post by Johanne Wilson

Over the course of my career as a creative, I haven't experienced much discrimination, at least not to my face.

How To Leverage New Trends in Advertising Technology

June 10, 2015ByMindi Rosser

Recently, thought leaders in technology came together at the Ad:Tech conference in San Francisco. From the exhibitor floor, to the keynotes, to the breakout sessions, professional exchange yielded many ideas and concepts that will, no doubt, drive campaigns forward.

Mark Barden: A Beautiful Constraint

May 28, 2015ByMindi Rosser

Kat Gordon interviews Mark Barden about his new book, A Beautiful Constraint: How to Transform Your Limitations into Advantages, and Why It's Everyone's Business, and how its principles can be applied to female creatives and leaders.

BYOB (Be Your Own Boss)

May 26, 2015ByNicole Marquis

The definition of entrepreneur is someone who undertakes any enterprise.

What kind of businesses or market segments is your ad agency neglecting or turning away? These untapped segments are significant opportunities for a business you can build yourself.

Takeaways from the Bentonville Film Festival

May 18, 2015ByKat Gordon

I returned last week from the first-ever film festival for female directors. Chaired by Geena Davis and underwritten by Walmart and others, The Bentonville Film Festival was a big frigging deal.

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