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How to navigate a successful creative career

Another incredible NABS Tuesday Club talk has just been and gone, this time with Dots founder Pip Jamieson moderating the debate between: Sir John Hegarty, Founder Creative – BBH Chaka Sobhani, Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett Rebecca Petts Davies, Graphic Designer, Wunderman UK Or as Pip liked to call them ‘the dinosaur, the unicorn and… Continue reading

Week 6.1

Today is my one year anniversary. I’d like to write a pithy post on ‘7 Things I’ve Learned This Year’ ‘8 Things You’ll Realise When You’re New to OOH’ ‘3 Things You Must Do In Your New Role’ but a more honest post is that I feel lucky, grateful and deeply appreciative of the opportunities… Continue reading

Week 1.2

How To Be A Charismatic Woman In A Man’s World On January 21 2017 Susi bumped into Deborah Frances-White on the Women’s March. She’d seen the Guilty Feminist flag flying over marchers’ heads and gradually ended up near the group. She hadn’t seen a photo of Deborah before but as soon as Susi heard that distinctive voice… Continue reading

Resilience

JET Programme skills: Paraphrasing Teach First’s Gamble at the 2014 #JETAAUK Career’s Forum. Buying my first car and car insurance in Japanese; falling ill with no-one around to help; negotiating credit card applications: resilience was just one of many things I developed in Japan. Image https://flic.kr/p/dq6ofP