Tag Archives: Talent

Ad Council Unveils Its Latest Program To Foster Talent Diversity In Ad/Marketing Industry

Ad Council Unveils Its Latest Program To Foster Talent Diversity In Ad/Marketing Industry by Richard Whitman , Columnist, October 14, 2022 The Ad Council is teaming with a group of Historically Black Colleges and Universities and other partners to launch a new career accelerator program designed to foster greater diversity within the next generation of … Continue reading Ad Council Unveils Its Latest Program To Foster Talent Diversity In Ad/Marketing Industry

Ad industry titan Dan Wieden’s legacy is how to find and cultivate creative talent

  By Jeff Beer October 09, 2022 The advertising industry lost one of its icons with the September 30 passing of Wieden+Kennedy cofounder Dan Wieden at the age of 77.        As I wrote last October, when Wieden’s agency cofounder David Kennedy died at the age of 82, if there was a Mount … Continue reading Ad industry titan Dan Wieden’s legacy is how to find and cultivate creative talent

A new way to find the tech talent you need 

Look for skills and potential instead of specific experience. Constantine von Hoffman on August 17, 2022 Despite layoffs at high tech companies, hiring people with tech skills doesn’t seem to be getting any easier. There are currently 695,077 open computing jobs nationwide, according to Code.org. Compare that to the 79,991 computer science students who graduated … Continue reading A new way to find the tech talent you need 

This talent agent is making sure creators of color get paid fairly

  By KC Ifeanyi   July 08, 2022   Listen to Fast Company’s Creative Control podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, RadioPublic, Google Podcasts, or Stitcher.       &ltspan data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”&gt&amp#xFEFF;&lt/span&gt&ltspan data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”&gt&amp#xFEFF;&lt/span&gt&ltspan data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”&gt&amp#xFEFF;&lt/span&gt&ltspan data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”width: … Continue reading This talent agent is making sure creators of color get paid fairly

Broaden your marketing ops talent perspective

Marketing operations is more than just marketing automation. Diversify your perspective when looking at candidates’ skill sets. Steve Petersen on June 3, 2022 Recently Demandbase and marketing operations (MOPs) training provider Highway Education released their “The State of Marketing Operations: 2022” report.  It includes insights from various marketing operations luminaries like Darrell Alfsono and Sara … Continue reading Broaden your marketing ops talent perspective