EPISODE #82 || Alice Franklin, Strategy Intern at BBH London

EPISODE #82 || Alice Franklin, Strategy Intern at BBH London

Alice Franklin, Strategy Intern at BBH London, shares her story of starting her career as neurodiverse talent. Hear about how her Tourette's and Asperger’s caused years of struggle in her job search before she interviewed (after applying a second time!) at BBH, the challenges that arise in the office, how being autistic makes her a killer strategist, and how the agency world can make interviews and office spaces more inclusive to those who process information differently. 

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EPISODE #73 || Julie Lubbers, Brand Strategist at Droga5

EPISODE #73 || Julie Lubbers, Brand Strategist at Droga5

Julie Lubbers, Brand Strategist at Droga5, brings her unique perspective as young, female, and foreign talent to the podcast. Hear about tips for reaching out for informational interviews (the way Julie did to land at Droga5!), how her identity as a woman and a foreigner has influenced the way she presents herself, learning to sit at the table, her honest take on the visa process, and her approach to being a leader at any level.

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BONUS || Jenny Hudak, Talent Director at Anomaly

BONUS || Jenny Hudak, Talent Director at Anomaly

Recorded at our event, The Job Search Struggle is Real: Breaking Into Advertising, we got super specific and tactical with Jenny Hudak, Talent Director at Anomaly. We talked about what to include (and not include) on your resume/portfolio, building industry connections online and in-person at recruiting fairs, the ingredients of a stand-out interview, how to follow up with a recruiter, and more. 

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EPISODE #6 || Rafi Kugler, Director of Recruiting at barrettSF

EPISODE #6 || Rafi Kugler, Director of Recruiting at barrettSF

Rafi's spent the last eight years recruiting at amazing shops like Goodby Silverstein & Partners, Pereira & O'Dell and now barrettSF. He sat down to drop some inspiring ways to think about your career, as well as super practical advice on applying for a job—all from the perspective of someone who assesses talent every day.

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EPISODE #5 || William Yu, Freelance Senior Strategist (formerly at TBWA\Chiat\Day & SapientNitro)

EPISODE #5 || William Yu, Freelance Senior Strategist (formerly at TBWA\Chiat\Day & SapientNitro)

William Yu is a Freelance Senior Strategist (formerly at TBWA\Chiat\Day and SapientNitro), who recently leapt into film making and writing full-time. You may know him from his impactful project #StarringJohnCho, which garnered over 1 billion impressions worldwide and continues the conversation of how Asian-Americans are perceived in society today. Hear William's advice on getting new initiatives off the ground at your agency, pursuing strategy, and applying strategic thinking to your own side projects.

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