Making LGBT consumers visible in marketing is the best way to improve brand sentiment while attracting the best possible talent.
As part of Marketing Week’s continued focus on diversity we will be taking a closer look at 12 aspects that brands need to address, both internally and externally, in order to create a more inclusive society. The first in the series looks at physical disability.
Diversity is top of the marketing agenda however a new study shows that the industry is is failing to reflect the communities it serves and actors Lenny Henry and David Oyelowo have bemoaned the predominantly white, middle class men at the top of the creative industries.
When Cigdem Kurtulus took on the top marketing job at Reckitt she introduced a marketing hub to encourage collaboration across all markets as she says you can’t enforce a “digital transformation mindset” without first changing the infrastructure.
Marketing Week reveals the top 10 marketers in consumer goods, technology and luxury, part of our Top 100 Most Effective Marketers, sponsored by Salesforce.
Consumers’ enjoyment of food is influenced by what they see and know in advance, and while flavour-focused messages improve perceptions, health-based ones actually harm them.
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