EPISODE #97 || Emily Siegel, President and Partner at Lafayette American

EPISODE #97 || Emily Siegel, President and Partner at Lafayette American

Emily Siegel, President and Partner at Lafayette American, has written most of her own job descriptions and built teams that didn’t exist prior. Hear about her nonlinear path to advertising, how to know when’s the right time to move on or take a risk in your career, working with iconic brands in Detroit and what Lafayette American was founded to do as an agency, and advice for future female leaders.

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EPISODE #96 || Tony Joo, Head of Production and Co-Founder of NEON

EPISODE #96 || Tony Joo, Head of Production and Co-Founder of NEON

Tony Joo, Head of Production and Co-Founder of NEON, is here to talk all things production. Hear about the qualities that make for a great producer, variation between working in production at different agencies (and brand-side), co-founding a creative studio, navigating being shy and introverted in an industry full of big personalities and loud voices, and how to make your seat at the table more heard and respected when you feel underrepresented.

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EPISODE #88 || Hwanghah Jeong, Experience Designer at Airbnb

EPISODE #88 || Hwanghah Jeong, Experience Designer at Airbnb

Hwanghah Jeong, Experience Designer at Airbnb, brings early lessons from her career, a desire to give back, and wisdom beyond her years. Hear about how she ended up at her dream company, deciding between taking an internship vs. a full-time job, advice on getting feedback on your portfolio, learning to be vulnerable and asking for help, and how she’s working on building confidence as a young designer.

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EPISODE #85 || Jessica Kassel, Head of Recruiting at Heat

EPISODE #85 || Jessica Kassel, Head of Recruiting at Heat

Jessica Kassel, Head of Recruiting at Heat, gives you an inside look at what the other side of the application process is thinking. Hear about her approach to finding great talent and why we shouldn’t be looking for an “X” factor, interview missteps she sees, how we should think about and bounce back from negative experiences in our career, and why you should take the relationship you have with recruiters into your own hands.

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EPISODE #12 || Jordan Schenck, Director of Marketing at Impossible Foods

EPISODE #12 || Jordan Schenck, Director of Marketing at Impossible Foods

Jordan spent 7 years in Strategy on the agency side at shops like Rokkan and Wieden + Kennedy before becoming Director of Marketing at Impossible Foods (you know the brand from its first product, the Impossible Burger). Hear how her agency experience prepared her for the world of marketing, her insight on how teams can be better partners to their clients, and why you should spend your 20s in NYC.

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EPISODE #9 || Adu, Associate Creative Director of Digital & Social Media at Carol H. Williams Advertising

EPISODE #9 || Adu, Associate Creative Director of Digital & Social Media at Carol H. Williams Advertising

Adu is what you'd call a creative chameleon. He's applied his interests and skills in visual art, videography, social, teaching and art direction to a variety of roles along his career path to feed his continuous desire to grow. Hear about culture fits, keeping your creative momentum, and how to engage others when networking.

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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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