Damon Sununtnasuk Talks Work-From-Anywhere and Marketing in the Crypto Space

Damon Sununtnasuk Talks Work-From-Anywhere and Marketing in the Crypto Space

In a recent installment of EM’s Third Thursday Talks series, Ken spoke with Damon Sununtnasuk, a technology marketer who has lived all over the world working for companies like Microsoft, Google, and Samsung. He is also the founder of a nutrition wellness brand. Five years ago, Damon went full-time freelance and relocated from the U.S. … Continue reading Damon Sununtnasuk Talks Work-From-Anywhere and Marketing in the Crypto Space

Putting People First: Meet Jackie Tran

Putting People First: Meet Jackie Tran

November Consultant of the Month With a graphic design background, Jackie Tran pandemic-pivoted into a new project management consulting career. When she’s not helping clients launch new products, Jackie loves to find zen in the kitchen cooking her favorite Italian food. Why did you decide to become a consultant? What path did you take to … Continue reading Putting People First: Meet Jackie Tran

How 5 Marketing Leaders Are Steering Their Teams in Turbulent Times

How 5 Marketing Leaders Are Steering Their Teams in Turbulent Times

We recently held a fascinating virtual workshop in which neuroscientist Dr. Sahar Yousef from UC Berkeley discussed how change and uncertainty affect our brains. The event included a group discussion among five marketing leaders about actions they’re taking to help their teams coalesce and thrive while working remotely and handling the stress of a fast-changing pandemic. … Continue reading How 5 Marketing Leaders Are Steering Their Teams in Turbulent Times

The Write Stuff: Meet Ken Grobe

The Write Stuff: Meet Ken Grobe

October Consultant of the Month With over 20 years of copywriting experience with ad agencies, startups, and big brands under his belt, Ken Grobe jumped into full-time freelancing with confidence and enthusiasm. When he’s not creating compelling content, naming companies, or defining brand voices, you may find him writing sci-fi articles or workcationing in far-away … Continue reading The Write Stuff: Meet Ken Grobe

UC Berkeley’s Dr. Sahar Yousef Tells Us How to Avoid Burnout

UC Berkeley’s Dr. Sahar Yousef Tells Us How to Avoid Burnout

Last week, EM Marketing hosted a virtual, interactive workshop titled “Leading During Rapid Change: Insight and strategy to help your team handle stress,” led by UC Berkeley’s Dr. Sahar Yousef, a leading cognitive neuroscientist and a lecturer at the Haas School of Business. We’ve been living through some seriously challenging times characterized by high stress and rapid change. Dr. … Continue reading UC Berkeley’s Dr. Sahar Yousef Tells Us How to Avoid Burnout

Insight from Marketing Maven Molly St. Louis

Insight from Marketing Maven Molly St. Louis

In last month’s edition of EM’s Third Thursday Talks series, Ken spoke with Molly St. Louis, previously a consultant with EM and now head of marketing for Dealtale. She has previously worked in PR and has been a writer for Inc., AdWeek, The Huffington Post, and Business New Daily.   Here are some key takeaways from … Continue reading Insight from Marketing Maven Molly St. Louis

Flexing for Consulting Success: Meet Aliyah Schneckenberger

Flexing for Consulting Success: Meet Aliyah Schneckenberger

September Consultant of the Month With many years of experience in advertising and product, brand, and partner marketing, Aliyah Schneckenberger can jump into a marketing consulting project with confidence, even as client needs shift. When the work slows down, she enjoys mountain biking, paddle boarding, hiking, and just being outdoors. What type of work do … Continue reading Flexing for Consulting Success: Meet Aliyah Schneckenberger

Third Thursday Talks | Molly St. Louis, “3 Types of Content: Earned, Owned, and Branded”

Third Thursday Talks | Molly St. Louis, “3 Types of Content: Earned, Owned, and Branded”

EM is premiering a new series known as Third Thursday Talks. We will be speaking with a wide array of EM community members on topics such as how they found consulting, and deep dives into their areas of expertise. To start the series, here is a discussion on how one finds success freelancing. Last month’s Third … Continue reading Third Thursday Talks | Molly St. Louis, “3 Types of Content: Earned, Owned, and Branded”

Living an Eventful Life: Meet Monica Ortiz

Living an Eventful Life: Meet Monica Ortiz

August Consultant of the Month With 30 years of experience, Monica Ortiz knows how to thoughtfully incorporate events into a company’s marketing strategy. From trade shows and corporate events to weddings and kickboxing tournaments, she’s done it all. In her spare time, you may find her writing short stories or trying new cuisines in her … Continue reading Living an Eventful Life: Meet Monica Ortiz

Focused and Fearless: Meet Liz Tobiason

Focused and Fearless: Meet Liz Tobiason

July Consultant of the Month With over 20 years of consulting experience in product management and marketing in the financial industry, Liz Tobiason enjoys a flexible lifestyle that allows her to pursue hobbies of gardening and spending time outdoors. What are you currently working on? I’m working at Visa in their global product marketing group … Continue reading Focused and Fearless: Meet Liz Tobiason