As with the beginning of every new year, marketers love to predict what trends are going to be big in 2016. We’re going to tackle some big hurdles this year (ad blocking, anyone?) but here are some of our favorite predictions that will help us be the most informed. (Ad Age)
Let’s stop girl-on-girl hate and find something nice to say! As Tina Fey so brilliantly put it in Mean Girls (10 years ago).
YouTuber Lilly Singh (AKA Superman) is challenging her 6 million female subscribers to use the hashtag #GirlLove and show kindness and positivity towards one another on social media. (Mashable)
France just passed a law that says supermarkets may not throw away food approaching its expiration date; instead, the unsold food must be donated or composted. This is revolutionary not only to feed the hungry, but also to protect the environment by reducing waste (and the size of our landfills). We’re on board! (Upworthy)