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The Crazy One

The Crazy One is created out of the real experiences and insights that host and award-winning Global Head of Design Stephen Gates and gives you actionable insights to be more creative, become a better leader, create more innovative work, build better relationships with your clients, grow a stronger career and more. He shares the things he has learned first hand leading global in-house and agency creative teams, building multiple Fortune 100 brands, and working with some the world's most innovative companies like Apple, Google, Nike, AirBnb, and Disney as InVision's Head of Design Transformation.

Jan 29, 2017

Companies want creativity like never before but very few of their internal creative teams have been empowered or supported to be able to take advantage of this demand. In this episode I share everything I've learned from my career about how to successfully position and fix in-house teams.

Jan 21, 2017

Presenting to your team is one thing but speaking in front of a crowd of strangers is a whole different challenge. In this episode I share everything I've learned about crafting presentations and some of the tips and tricks I've learned that will help you become a better public speaker.

Jan 15, 2017

I’ve had a lot of successes and challenges over the course of my career but they all taught me some important lesson. In this episode I share the most important lessons I’ve learned in 6 different areas to help you have a more successful and creative career.

Jan 8, 2017

I ask people "Do you know what you need to be happy" and very few of them can answer the question. This episode looks at why happiness is an important part of creativity, understanding how being happy is a part of your process, and understanding decision fatigue.