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The Crazy One

The Crazy One is for anyone who wants to be more creative, understand their creative process, be a better leader or learn how to use creativity to make a difference in their company. Visionary Creative Director, designer and speaker Stephen Gates shares his experience and actionable insights learned from leading global creative teams for multiple Fortune 100 brands and working with some the most innovative companies like Apple, Google and Adobe.  Each episode is an in-depth exploration of issues that matter to creatives including leadership, creativity, career development, innovation and more. Like the show on Facebook and follow Stephen @sdgates.
 

Jul 30, 2017

Too many people think that luck has something to do with success but nothing could be further from the truth. You need to make your work luck and in this episode, we will take a closer look at what people really meany when they say people are ‘lucky', how preparation defines success more than anything, give an example...


Apr 16, 2017

This episode answers listener questions about how can creatives can pick the right time to ask for a raise or promotion, what’s the best way to negotiate your raise, how you can get remote teams to work together more seamlessly, and a discussion of how companies should be valuing and hiring creative talent. If...


Jan 15, 2017

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

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Aug 12, 2016

This episode will teach you the insights I’ve learned from creating my award winning portfolio site and reviewing thousand of other portfolios to learn the 5 things you should do and the 3 things you should never do in your portfolio.

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Aug 1, 2016

Most of the time you never get any feedback on why your last job interview didn’t go well and you didn’t get the job.This episode will help you learn common mistakes, how to be more prepared, sell your brand and get better results next time.

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