Career Leading

June 8, 2016

3 Simple Steps to Becoming a Better Improviser

With the hustle and bustle of everyday life, it’s not uncommon to see people with days, weeks, even months planned out in advance. I’m guilty of this and, and even though it can be stressful, it’s something I’m rather proud of.

May 11, 2016

Redefining Modern Campfires

Many of us have heard of the Iliad, the ancient Greek epic that tells the story of Achilles and the city of Troy. It’s an incredible story, filled with tales of valor, ingenuity and resilience.

April 20, 2016

5 Tips for Staying Strategically Svelte

In this business, “strategic thinking” is a given. OF COURSE you’re thinking strategically—literally everything depends on it. However even if your day is rife with decisions, plans and processes steeped in strategy, it can be easy to fall into autopilot mode, simply executing deliverables and crossing tasks off the list.

March 15, 2016

5 Podcasts to Listen to Right Now

As much as I try to keep up to date on the popular business books and manuals out there, I always feel like I’m out of time, behind or just not engaged. Enter my love of podcasts.

July 18, 2015

Six Books Every Innovator Should Read

Reading has always been a big part of my life, a habit my parents instilled in me at a young age. In fact, some of my earliest (and fondest) memories entail spending entire afternoons slowly paging through massive encyclopedias and children’s science books.

July 16, 2015

Why You Should Become Comfortable with Feeling Uncomfortable

Every brand person has been there—sitting in a meeting when someone from the agency presents a design, strategy or new product idea that is so surprising, they’re just not sure what to think. Is he joking? Did she not get the brief? Does our agency not have a drug screening policy?

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