Author: andigraham

S1E5: Nancy Lyons on Alignment, Ownership, and Working Like a Boss

Nancy Lyons and Andi Graham

Subscribe on your favorite platform! As leaders, we are expected to guide behavior according to the values of the companies at which we work. But what about employees?  How can they find empowerment and autonomy within the ethos of the organizations at which they work? Nancy Lyons is the CEO at Clockwork, a digital consultancy,… Read more »

S1E2: Susan Scherer on Weed, Ice Cream, and Cancer Treatment

Susan Scherer on Walk the Walk

Susan Scherer is a decorated oncology nurse and entrepreneur who takes patients’ rights very seriously. Susan talks with Andi about the tough choices she’s has to make to launch a non-traditional product into a very traditional industry, and how her oath as a nurse guided those decisions.

S1E1: Dr. Jen Hall on Values and Resilience

Dr. Jen Hall on Walk the Walk

Subscribe on your favorite platform? The COVID-19 pandemic has presented a lot of opportunities for leaders to really stand up and make an impact in either positive or not so positive ways. Dr. Jennifer Hall, an executive coach, leadership trainer and assessment author, talks to Andi about how leaders can use their core values to… Read more »

Making Waves: Creativity

Each Monday, I send our team a Making Waves email. The content is about personal growth, productivity, creativity, handling change — you name it, but it’s all in the name of being better every day. My very smart Content Strategy Director suggested I turn these into blog posts, so here it is: the first installment… Read more »

You have to play the long game.

If there’s one thing I’m certain of, marketing is a long game. There is no magic bullet, or overnight success. Take a look at the top performers in your industry and ask them what they did to get there. They won’t tell you it was SEO, or blogging, or email marketing. They won’t say it… Read more »

Jack (Jill?) of all trades, master of many

Or, The Incredible Benefits of Being a Generalist I am asked frequently what we specialize in at Big Sea. Many clients want to hear that you understand their specific industry, their vernacular and unique problems. We have many clients who are very similar, sure. We have done quite a bit of work with museums and… Read more »