From swaddling to spit-ups, learn how one account executive’s career helped prepare him for the most important, sensitive, demanding and adorable client he’s ever had the pleasure of working with.
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Recently, I became the proud father of a beautiful baby girl. When this little miracle came to life, I started thinking about the visions I am employed to create on a daily basis. That’s when I began to realize that presenting design work feels very much like bringing your newborn to a party of strangers.
If you are like 25% of Americans, you have already given up on at least one of your New Year resolutions. It’s OK – eating red meat is awfully enjoyable and reading is just so time consuming.
Have you ever brought up good ideas in meetings and more only to be upstaged by a male peer espousing the same exact thing? And then, he gets told “awesome idea, Steve!”?
Do you feel that when you talk in a meeting, the men in the room hear the Charlie Brown teacher voice of “wha, wha, wha, wha, wha.”?
In our business, it is important to remain flexible and be ready for any situation that may arise. When preparing for a meeting, I like to ask myself a series of questions to make sure I am ready for anything. How can we help them achieve their goals? What makes us different? Did I bring a pen? What if they call the police?