COMING JUNE 19TH, 2020
COMING JUNE 19TH, 2020
In between being enraged at the murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, and the countless others whose names we don’t know AND and dealing with life in the middle of a whole pandemic, we’ve choked out answers like:
“Immediately you can donate to bail funds, call your politicians, educate yourself, and vote,” “I’m trying not to lose my shit right now, please check my highlights for resources,” and “donate to funds aimed at dismantling systemic racism and take stock of the people you work with and for.”
There’s no perfect answer because fixing racism in this country isn’t as simple as checking one box. And it’s not going to be fixed overnight.
But as creatives (and people who work with creatives) there’s one approach we can take … only financially support Black people and our allies. If you believe Black Lives Matter, stop supporting people and businesses who don’t.
We’ve been saying this for a while, but now that you’re listening … if you want to authentically serve a diverse audience, you have to work with a diverse team. And since we’re on the topic, if you want to “walk the talk” when it comes to anti-racism...
Companies with more culturally and ethnically diverse leadership teams are 33% more likely to see better-than-average profits. Diversity on a team inspires innovation, faster problem-solving, and better decision making. With multiple voices in the room you are able to consider unique points of view and get to the right answer more quickly.
Learn to build a sales-ready welcome sequence with Aleia Walker, Email Marketing Copywriter. Map your customer journey and build out a customer-focused content plan with Danait Berhe-Gaber, Brand Strategist.
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Are you a Black Creative who is a web developer, social media manager, copywriter, online business manager, accountant for creatives, or anything in between, the Hill Creatives Directory is your place to shine and get connected to new opportunities.
If you’re looking to hire Black Creatives, you’ll find them here. And never have to say there’s a pipeline problem again.
Allies, without your support this movement wouldn’t be where it is now! We see you doing the work of anti-racism and are asking for your support in uplifting Black creatives.
The Hill Creatives Allied Bundle will be offered along with The Hill Creatives Content Creation Workshop Bundle. You can show your support for Black Creatives by: