3 Free Stock Photography Sites That Embrace Representation

3 Free Stock Photography Sites That Embrace Representation

As someone who works (or will work) in advertising and marketing, you play an important role in increasing the visibility of underrepresented people in media and culture. Whether you're creating a mock-up, looking for images for a deck, or creating content for a brand, here are three free stock photography sites (and one not free bonus) that are breaking stereotypes and making images more inclusive.

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5 Takeaways You Can Use From The 3% Conference

5 Takeaways You Can Use From The 3% Conference

Last week's 3% Conference brought together incredibly inspiring speakers and rooms full of attendees hungry for positive change in the industry. To make sure that you can apply some of the larger takeaways to your own career, we gathered five of our favorite things we heard and matched them with relevant We Are Next content. This way, you too can help increase the number of women, people of color, and other marginalized communities in positions of creative leadership, while also advancing your own career.

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5 Advertising Scholarships To Apply For This Year

5 Advertising Scholarships To Apply For This Year

Student debt is no joke, and our finances can have a huge influence on where and how we begin our careers (ex. needing a job that pays the bills vs. having some room to explore your options). To support your bank account while you're working toward the start of your career, here are five advertising scholarships you can apply for before the end of the year.

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5 Ways To Make Your Agency More Inclusive As Jr. Talent

5 Ways To Make Your Agency More Inclusive As Jr. Talent

Eileen Zhao is a Senior Strategist at FF Creative Community in New York City. As one of the 18 participants in the first cohort of the #MoreLikeMe program, a diversity initiative hosted by HP and the Cannes Lions, Eileen shares her perspective on how we can chip away at the ad industry’s diversity and inclusion problem within the walls of our agencies—even as young talent.

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Reaching Out To Potential Mentors The Right Way

Reaching Out To Potential Mentors The Right Way

No one gets to where they've gotten alone. Reaching out to people in the industry who can provide guidance, a shoulder to lean on when things get rough, and potentially open doors to new opportunities is a hugely important part of everyone's career path. But how do you start making those connections in the first place? Here are 5 tips on how to reach out to potential mentors the right way, including where to find a fresh crop of them, pulled from February's Black History Month content. 

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3 Advertising Podcasts To Help You Understand The Industry Today

3 Advertising Podcasts To Help You Understand The Industry Today

Podcasts about advertising hosted by those working in the industry used to be pretty rare, but thankfully, a whole crop of fresh ones have emerged in the last couple years. Even better, they're amplifying lesser-heard voices in the industry, which is beneficial because the more perspectives you're exposed to as you start your career, the better. To make sure you're up on the latest listens, inspiring guests, and tough topics, here are three advertising podcasts to check out.

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Learnings You Can Use From CES 2018

Learnings You Can Use From CES 2018

Last week, 180,000 people descended on Las Vegas to see the latest in tech at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). As advertisers and marketers, it's important to stay up on emerging tech—today's reveal at CES could be tomorrow's way for brands to make consumers' lives better, deliver messages or content, and build relationships. Now that the dust has settled, what can you take away from CES 2018? Here are four things we heard in Vegas that you can apply to your next project, brainstorm, or client meeting.

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