Making Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Operational

Making Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Operational

Diversity, inclusion and accessibility are complex and challenging topics for the corporate world. The Black Lives Matter movement, once considered separate and apart from business, has now evolved from a polarizing hashtag or protest rally cry to become a starting point for hard conversations. Addressing these topics head-on helps to foster diversity, equity and inclusion, to spur action in corporate environmental, social and governance decisions—and to weave those ideas into advertising campaigns.

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Safety on Set: Returning to Production in the Age of COVID-19

Safety on Set: Returning to Production in the Age of COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to cast uncertainty on our clients' day-to-day operations, we've returned to production by maintaining strict protocols for safety. In our latest blog, Designsensory Director of Production Taylor Walters discusses how we've returned to doing what we love while keeping safety at the forefront.

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Designsensory's Innovative Client Solutions During COVID-19

Designsensory's Innovative Client Solutions During COVID-19

We’re guiding our clients through the COVID-19 outbreak through the power of adaptation, empathy and resiliency. Even though it's a difficult time, it's not impossible to overcome. We've rounded up a few projects to show you how.

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Summer at Designsensory: Noteworthy Updates and a New Normal

Summer at Designsensory: Noteworthy Updates and a New Normal

We moved to quarterly updates, so a lot has happened since we last shared our agency news. We are still following CDC and social distancing guidelines, but we have started to slowly and safely ease back into our office environment (though video conferencing is likely here to stay). Our work has kept us busy here at Designsensory, as we try our best to guide our clients through this global pandemic with care and compassion—and a plan as the world begins to reopen. 

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Amen Corner: The Immaculate Podcast Conception

Amen Corner: The Immaculate Podcast Conception

Brothers and sisters, please rise, and give us a hearty “AMEN” for this newest DS Original—The Amen Corner.

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Coronavirus Advertising Has Had a Glaring Lack of Disability Inclusion

Coronavirus Advertising Has Had a Glaring Lack of Disability Inclusion

This is an incredibly challenging time for everyone, especially for marginalized groups, but we believe in the power of advertising as a force for social justice and positive change.

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Creativity Without Limits: The Value of Blue-Sky Thinking

Creativity Without Limits: The Value of Blue-Sky Thinking

Fanciful. Impractical. Unrealistic. Those are a few of the words you’ll come across when you search the definition of “blue-sky thinking,” but in the agency world, blue-skying is just the baseline.


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12 Knoxvillians Sharing Joy and Creativity During the Corona-Apocalypse

12 Knoxvillians Sharing Joy and Creativity During the Corona-Apocalypse

Ah, Knoxvillians... Bless our sweet-tea-swilling, backyard-grilling, orange-and-white-cheering hearts! Here, in the Maker City, we don’t mind a little red on our necks and a whole lot of blue in our grass. But nowadays (during these Mad Max-esque times), the only color we see is gray.

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Sports in COVID-19: A Unique Time For Understanding

Sports in COVID-19: A Unique Time For Understanding

For the first time in our lifetime, arenas, fields, gyms and stadiums are silent, and as we face the challenges of partially opening the economy, marketers and sports brands are wrestling with hard questions. 

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Introducing Designsensory Intelligence and Ignite Fan Insights

Introducing Designsensory Intelligence and Ignite Fan Insights

Our marketing research unit has provided authentic, proprietary customer and market insights for decades, playing a significant role in the success of dozens of organizations. We’re so proud of the work that this team has done to uncover the “what” and “why” of human behavior and even prouder to say that, after nearly 30 years, it feels like the fun is just getting started.

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