2020….a year to forget, or one that created a blueprint for the future?
2020 has been a difficult year: 74 million cases of COVID-19; 1.7 million deaths; and daily cases rising at an alarming rate. There’s hope with the recent vaccine breakthroughs; however, it will take time before we recover economically and socially. If the pandemic were not enough, the tragic deaths of Black men and women cast a bright light on racial injustice and inequality.
Transformational changes occurred this year in how we both work and play. Once COVID-19 is behind us, will businesses and customers return to the pre-pandemic status quo, or will these shifts become the new norm?
“Think Different” reviews some of the ways marketers and the creative community navigated COVID-19, celebrates exceptional creativity, and offers thoughts on how the lessons from 2020 may impact the future of marketing and advertising, and M&A.
Below is a link to the “Think Different” report.
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