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 #67 || Rachel Mercer, Executive Strategy Director at R/GA

EPISODE #67 || Rachel Mercer, Executive Strategy Director at R/GA

Rachel Mercer, Executive Strategy Director at R/GA, helps us see the bigger picture in our jobs and careers in this week's episode. Hear about how she handled rejection while getting her start, the importance of understanding what's going on in business (and the email newsletters she uses to do so), how to reach out to someone in the industry most effectively, the result of having the most diverse team at Deutsch, creating a structure for training strategists, and how to be your own best advocate.

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EPISODE #7 || Mariam Guessous, Creative Director & Creative Entrepreneur

EPISODE #7 || Mariam Guessous, Creative Director & Creative Entrepreneur

Mariam Guessous is a Creative Director who recently left her agency job to create her own vision and help bring positive change to the industry. She manages to tell it like it is—even sharing the lowest point in her career—while still being full of encouraging, self-affirming advice. Hear why sucking as a junior is okay, how to prevent burnout, and how to know when to leave the agency world.

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