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Diversity Means Accepting Change. That's a Good Thing.

The Little Mermaid live-action adaptation–and its star Halle Bailey–have recently made quite a splash online, as fans had intense reactions to seeing a Black woman cast as Ariel. The casting decision has been widely praised in communities of color... Continue Reading
Boombox Celebrates New Orleans Black-Owned Businesses

Boombox Celebrates New Orleans Black-Owned Businesses

August is National Black Business Month, where people and businesses recognize black owned businesses across the country. The Boombox team is celebrating black owned businesses around the New Orleans area this month. See below for some featured... Continue Reading

Creating a Marketing Strategy That Reaches Everyone

Everyone wants to see people who look like them in advertising and in the media. And I mean everybody. From those that are most marginalized in society to (those arguably on the opposite side of the spectrum) straight white men. But here’s the issue... Continue Reading

How Should Brands Prepare for Pride? (2022 Edition)

After a two year hiatus, Pride events around the United States are preparing their comeback tour, but even with the looming promise of ‘returning to normal’, things at Pride will likely look a bit different. Here are three things to keep in mind if... Continue Reading

5 Reasons Why Business Cards Are Still Important

If you’re setting up a new business or even if your company has been around for years, one of the questions you may be asking yourself is: do people still use business cards? Or are business cards necessary? My answer in short is yes! The latest... Continue Reading

We’ve Made Progress, but the LGBTQ+ Community Is Still Under Attack

Pride is a protest, we shouldn't forget that. But it’s also a celebration. A celebration that allows us as queer people to accept ourselves in the face of constant adversity, even as many people become more accepting. Pride events also show those... Continue Reading

LGBTQ+ Americans Are One of the Most Vaccinated Groups

America has only three cities (that require indoor vaccinations): New York, San Francisco, and New Orleans. Everywhere else is (in the) Cleveland (Clinic) - Tennessee Williams Continue Reading

10 Design Memes That Will Make You Laugh

Need a break from the stresses of work? Take 5 - 10 minutes from whatever project you are working on and come have a laugh with us. Continue Reading

How To Make Your Social Feed More Inclusive

3 tips on making your social media feed more inclusive Have some blatantly recognizable diverse symbols on your feed. I always preach to clients that they shouldn’t just slap a rainbow on their images or an ad and wipe their hands clean of any more... Continue Reading
Shea Couleé and Shea Cool-Ade

6 Brand Partnerships That We Can All Learn From

Brand partnerships have been around for a long time, like the most famous pairing, peanut butter and chocolate (or was it chocolate and peanut butter?). Some are moderately successful, but they can bring an even bigger lift to a project or brand if... Continue Reading

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