EPISODE #89 || Alexa DePasquale, SVP of Innovation at Grey Group

EPISODE #89 || Alexa DePasquale, SVP of Innovation at Grey Group

Alexa DePasquale, SVP of Innovation at Grey Group, shows us how shifting your mindset to one of abundance and gratitude, and health and fitness can have huge impacts on your career. Hear about embracing the fact that your career won’t be a linear process, why networking is an ongoing practice, specific resources she uses to stay on top of innovation, how health and fitness affect your confidence, and why EQ is so important for leaders to have.

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EPISODE #29 || Christof Meyer, Senior Director - Practice Head - Financial & Institutional Innovation at Egg Strategy

EPISODE #29 || Christof Meyer, Senior Director - Practice Head - Financial & Institutional Innovation at Egg Strategy

Christof takes us behind the scenes of innovation strategy as a practice and profession that's closely tied to the work that brands and agencies do. Hear about why the “dull” industries are the ones that need the most help and yield the biggest impact, the best way to sell innovative ideas to clients, and building trust and landing the crazy cool briefs by leaning into the day-to-day serving of your clients—even the sometimes annoying stuff. He provides a ton of actual examples throughout, making this episode a great primer on the assignments and conversations happening within agencies. 

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EPISODE #8 || Michael Filippi, Senior Strategist & Project Lead at SRG

EPISODE #8 || Michael Filippi, Senior Strategist & Project Lead at SRG

Michael's career path took him from the left-brained world of management consulting to creative brand strategy and innovation, which allows him to flex both sides. Hear about his approach to uncovering strong consumer insights, the best ways to sell innovation to clients, and how to build strong client relationships, even as a junior—all while working slightly outside the traditional advertising agency model. 

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