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Last week, I celebrated the one year anniversary of the job that I almost didn’t take. There were many reasons that I almost turned down the chance to lead social media at a Fortune 500 company, most of which were in my head. Many of which stemmed from the three quotes that I listed above.
The internet and digital media have profoundly changed the old ways of advertising and marketing, but while the Mad Men era of advertising strategies is a thing of the past, the fair and equal treatment of women remains far behind the progress of the industry as a whole.
I had a rough outline of my talk, the major points, but I had deliberately prepared very little. I knew the stories by heart, it was just a matter of finding the courage to say them all out loud. And it couldn’t be rehearsed. This had to be different.
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If building my digital ad agency, Cement Marketing, was my first professional calling, I have found my second – inspiring, connecting and learning from other women in digital media and marketing.