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and highly creative environments that thrive.

Talent trends, reports, services, updates, and much more,
from 4A’s Research Services, and member agencies and partners.

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Women in the Workplace

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This annual study from LeanIn.Org and McKinsey & Company looks at the state of women in corporate America. The report also includes steps companies can follow to create a more fair and inclusive work environment for women.

State Employment Laws and Tax Requirements relating to Remote Workers (Full-Time Employees and Independent Contractors) |

To all 4A’s Community Members, On Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 3:00 pm the 4A’s Business Intelligence & Insight group hosted a Virtual conference regarding “State Employment Laws and Tax Requirements relating to Remote Workers (Full-Time Employees and Independent Contractors)”.  The discussion was moderated by two attorneys from the firm of  Frankfurt Kurnit, Tricia Legittino, co-Chair of the Litigation and Employment […]

$8.3 Million Dividend to be Paid to 4A’s Workers’ Compensation Program Policyholders

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2019 was another great year for the 4A’s Workers’ Compensation Program, with covered payroll increasing to $10.8 billion, and insured employees increasing to 155,000 employees. The 4A’s Captive continues to enjoy a favorable claims trend while insuring more payroll for less premium again in 2019.  This overall reduction in the cost of insurance has provided […]

Employee Social Media Policy Examples & Relevant Materials |

As more and more of the US workforce is working from home/remotely, the 4A’s thought it would be helpful to consider what pitching virtually may entail and reached out to the Agency Search Consultant community for any guidance they might have.

We’re Watching You | Consumers Demand Actions from Brands

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4A’s Research surveyed 500 White and 500 Black consumers to learn the actions consumers want to see from brands in support of the Black Lives Matter Movement.

2020 State of the Industry Report |

Research Services

Prospect and PublicAffairsAsia share findings from their annual study focusing on talent, salaries, recruitment, retention, and more in both ad agency and in-house roles across Asia Pacific. A section on the impact of COVID-19 on business is included.

Virtual Pitching & Working From Home |

Management Services

As more and more of the US workforce is working from home/remotely, the 4A’s thought it would be helpful to consider what pitching virtually may entail and reached out to the Agency Search Consultant community for any guidance they might have.

Business As Usual No More | Coronavirus Impact on Business Operations

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The coronavirus, or COVID-19, is disrupting day-to-day business. 4A’s Research wanted to learn what is being done around the country and in different industries to communicate coronavirus procedures to employees.

Getting to Equal 2020: The Hidden Valley of Culture Makers

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Accenture measures people’s perceptions and experiences of their workplaces and identifies the factors that can foster a culture of equality.

Insights from 4A’s Research | Top Consumer Trends for 2020

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The start of a new year brings reflection on the past and a look towards the future, making it just the right time to predict what trends will make an impact in 2020.

How to Be An Employer of Choice for Gen Z |

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Workforce Institute at Kronos uncovers Gen Z attitudes and motivations towards work that HR professionals can use to attract and retain a new generation of employees.

Expanded Paid Parental Leave | Measuring the Impact of Leave on Work & Family |

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Boston College Center for Work & Family compares the parental leave experiences and attitudes of moms and dads.

Salary Guide 2020 |

Research Services

The Creative Group gives an exclusive look at the latest salary and employment trends in the creative and marketing fields in this annual report.

Agency Statistics |

Statistics on agency employment patterns, number of ad agencies in the U.S., top cities by number of agencies and employees, and more.

Media 2020 and Beyond: Key Findings |

MediaSense surveyed senior marketers and interviewed industry leaders around the globe to learn how they are preparing for the future media ecosystem.