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Hello, I’m Audrey and I’m a workaholic.

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Me: “I love to work!” Them: “What? Why?” [cue eye-roll] Me: “Work is fun!” Them: “…” Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life. Confucius Check. Mission accomplished. But, of course, it’s not always sunshine and roses. It took me a 20+-years career to understand the difference between “a job” and “working”. And while sometimes I’m bored with my job, that doesn’t mean that I’m not still in love with the concept of working. I’m a workaholic and proud to be…read more

A day (or two) in the life…

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A friend asked me recently: “but really, what do you do during a day?” We have been friends for almost a year and over the last few months, we shared a lot about our professional and creative endeavors. Still, somehow, she had no idea what I was doing for a living. I don’t find it surprising at all, I, myself, have a hard time answering that question. What do you do with your day? When I chose my career, early on, I knew I didn’t want a repetitive job.  That’s…read more

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What a relief, I’m just a multipotentialite!

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In my life, I have been many things professionally: a project manager in a design agency, a marketing manager for a pharmaceutical company, a media buyer/strategist, a dance instructor (twice), a professor, a journalist, an entrepreneur… Some would say “unstable”. For a while I believed them. With great sadness but acceptance. Until I discovered Emilie Wapnick‘s TEDTalk and I realized: I’m just a multipotentialite. With great enthusiasm and great pride.   When did I become a multipotentialite? In my life, I have always been interested in art. When I was…read more

Do you need to know Photoshop to be a designer?

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Let’s put it this way: my entire life, I have had a love-hate relationship with design. Well, no, actually. It was more of a love-hate relationship with the designer. Truth is, I love design. I crave design. I thrive when I design. “Wait, what? You design? But you’re not a designer…” Or am I? First of all, what is a designer? Let’s ask Merriam-Webster! “Creates and execute plans”: I can do that. “Creates and manufactures a new product style”: I can do that. So much for my graphic artist friends……read more