Sweathead Podcast Episodes

Shifting Between Advertising And Marketing - Dmitry Grobov, Kalyan Ram

By Dot Jarantilla

Shifting Between Advertising And Marketing - Dmitry Grobov, Kalyan Ram
"Should I work in advertising or marketing or something else?"

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Shaking Shit Up - How Order And Chaos Can Work Together - Chuck Welch, CSO

By Dot Jarantilla

Shaking Shit Up - How Order And Chaos Can Work Together - Chuck Welch, CSO
How do you get clients to shake shit up when the world already seems shook up enough?

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When The Strategist Decides To Make A Product - George Crichlow, Product Maker

By Dot Jarantilla

When The Strategist Decides To Make A Product - George Crichlow, Product Maker
What does the journey from doing strategy for other people's brands to making your own product look like?

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The Paths Taken By Beautiful Thinkers - Carolyn Hadlock, ECD

By Dot Jarantilla

The Paths Taken By Beautiful Thinkers - Carolyn Hadlock, ECD
Do creative lives happen in straight lines?

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Strategy In A Large Digital Agency - Grant Owens, Strategy Boss

By Dot Jarantilla

Strategy In A Large Digital Agency - Grant Owens, Strategy Boss
What do strategists do and where do they fit in a large digital agency?

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Moving Around The Agency World - Jess Mireau, Strategy Leader

By Dot Jarantilla

Moving Around The Agency World - Jess Mireau, Strategy Leader

What do different roles such as user experience designer, strategist, and managing director have in common - and what's the real work involved with doing these roles well?

Jess Mireau is a strategy and agency leader. She started as an animator then she moved into user experience then strategy then strategy director then managing director. The last role she did in Hong Kong on behalf of her Brooklyn agency.

In this interview, we discuss:

  • What these roles have in common
  • How to pay attention to what you're really interested in
  • The shift from user experience into strategy
  • Managing a new office in a foreign country

Listen to this episode here:

You can find Jess here @jessmireau

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Talking To People In Power - Vince Usher & Max Learmont, Strategists

By Dot Jarantilla

Talking To People In Power - Vince Usher & Max Learmont, Strategists

How do you get people with power to talk?

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Why The Advertising Industry Needs You - Vanessa Toro, Group Strategy Director

By Dot Jarantilla

Why The Advertising Industry Needs You - Vanessa Toro, Group Strategy Director
If you wanted to tell the truth to a group of students eyeing advertising careers, what would you tell them?

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