We are living in an age where audiences and customers are no longer silent observers – they are vigilant stakeholders who care about the values and principles of the brands and voices they engage with.
The onus is now on marketers and communicators to ensure authenticity – both through words and action.
🌐 The tides are changing, and we are increasingly finding ourselves in a rapidly changing landscape – as consumers, as brands, as marketers, as communicators, and as humans. The way recent events have unfolded has uncovered a whole new outlook and a shift in priorities for all.
🌐 The rise of boycotts around the world – taking root in both political and environmental causes – is evidence that the standard to which brands and organizations are being held is much higher. Transparency, ethical practices, and overall Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) practices are under scrutiny.
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