Women & Diversity

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The 4A’s has long been a champion of gender equality and diversity in advertising. Our latest efforts include additional training opportunities, partnerships and a new series to help women and members of diverse groups extend their reach.

See It & Be It Series

New, though provoking content that promotes gender equality and diversity in advertising.

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Glass Ladder Series

Essential training examining the challenges and opportunities of the next generation of female leaders.

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We’re Watching You | Consumers Demand Actions from Brands

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.

Talent Talk: Virtual Culture of Inclusion & Belonging: Communication and bias behind virtual walls

June 23, 2020 Covid-19 and the recent killings of unarmed black people have magnified the racial inequities within the black community. The most asked question in the industry is “What are actionable solutions to fix the issue?” This may be a complex question, but we do know that allyship has proven to be the most […]

Equity & Inclusion in Action

  Dear Industry Leaders, With great intentions I began this journey of collecting and developing content, information and commentary to help the industry maintain the importance of DE&I during and post COVID-19. And then, the murder of George Floyd once again raised the concerns that have plagued this country for generations. The murder of a […]

The 2020 Shipping Forecast: Leadership Insights from the New World Talent Survey |

The Lighthouse Company shares insights from its annual global survey of more than 600 C-Suite executives in the media, marketing, advertising and technology sectors.

Getting to Equal 2020: The Hidden Valley of Culture Makers

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

Global Gender Gap Report 2020 |

The World Economic Forum reports on the progress towards gender equality around the world and what can be done to close the gap in the future.

See It & Be It: Sarah Fahim – Strategy & Research, ARGONAUT Inc.

“See It & Be It” is part of the 4A’s women and diversity leadership series. As part of this initiative, we invite members to tell us their stories. Here, Sarah Fahim shares her experiences and views.   Women in advertising. What comes to mind when you hear this phrase?   A flood of thoughts. I had […]

Talent Roundtable White Paper |

EACA, edcom, and Kantar organized a roundtable of professionals from the advertising world in Europe to discuss the state of ad industry talent, staff retention, and how agencies and universities can foster engagement.

4 FAQ’s: 4A’s Face of Talent

1. What goes on at Face of Talent? For maip fellows, The Face of Talent is a five-day program marking the culmination of an extensive internship to prepare them for an entry-level agency role. For agency recruiters, resource managers, and other talent professionals, Face of Talent offers two days of face time with the 2019 […]