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Creating Through a Crisis with Scott Belsky and Debbie Millman

SXSW Sessions

Over the past year, the world has transformed and the role of creativity has transformed with it. People have embraced creativity, especially digital creativity, as a way to connect and collaborate in our strange and otherwise disconnected new world. And the increasing importance of creativity in commerce and the workplace has become clear: Creativity is the new productivity and we must start preparing now for the reality that our ability to thrive will be tied to our ability to create. Join Adobe executive, author and entrepreneur Scott Belsky for an inspiring discussion of the ways creativity will shape our new, post-pandemic world and the exciting ways we can all be a part of the creative revolution.


26 Apr 2021

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027: Debbie Millman on rejection, bravery, and the power of small, slow steps.

Brand Your Passion

This week on the Brand Your Passion podcast, I was joined by writer, designer, educator, artist, brand consultant and host of the podcast Design Matters, Debbie Millman!Debbie is a branding expert and creative, and has been named “one of the most creative people in business” by Fast Company, as well as “one of the most influential designers working today” by Graphic Design USA.In this amazing episode, we talk about the pressure to “make it” in your twenties, how the best opportunities can come from the worst moments, and the oxymoron of personal branding . Plus so much more!Read the accompanying blog post at https://www.blackandwhitestudios.nz/blogReady to build your own creative business? Take the free stop dreaming, start doing challenge! https://blckwhtstudios.podia.com/stop-dreaming-start-doing-challengeTag me on Instagram and let me know you're listening: https://www.instagram.com/blckwhtstudios/


20 Apr 2021

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Cheryl Strayed | Design Matters with Debbie Millman

TED Talks Daily

Debbie Millman talks to author Cheryl Strayed about her childhood, career and the value of taking a very long hike. Listen and subscribe to Design Matters with Debbie Millman and more podcasts from the TED Audio Collective at audiocollective.ted.com.


26 Feb 2021

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Debbie Millman on the beauty of mistakes and why having courage is empowering

Creative Boom

One of today's most influential designers, Debbie Millman is also the host of Design Matters with previous guests including Milton Glaser and Barbara Kruger. For 20 years, she was president of Sterling Brands and in 2009 she co-founded the world’s first graduate programme in branding at New York's School of Visual Arts. Join us, as we talk about rocky career paths, the beauty (and sadness) of getting older, and why having courage is so empowering. There's even some insight into where Debbie might be heading next.


25 Jan 2021

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#267 - Debbie Millman

Greatest Music of All Time

Debbie Millman is a writer, designer, educator, artist, brand consultant and host of the podcast Design Matters. She has worked on branding for the likes of Burger King, Tropicana, Hot97, Haagen Dasz and 7Up. She joins Tom to talk about branding in music, social media and the current political climate in the US.


12 Jan 2021

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The Ten-Year Plan with Debbie Millman

Hello Monday with Jessi Hempel

Debbie Millman is a writer, designer, educator, brand consultant, and host of one of the world’s first podcasts - Design Matters. She’s also living proof that articulating your dreams and planning for them can lead to great things. She joins Jessi to share her story - and a powerful tool anyone can use to plan for a brighter future.


11 Jan 2021

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Listen Again — Debbie Millman: Designing Our Lives

TED Radio Hour

From prehistoric cave art to today's social media feeds, to design is to be human. This hour, designer Debbie Millman guides us through a world made and remade—and helps us design our own paths.


25 Dec 2020

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310: Debbie Millman on the Craft of Design and Life

Work Hard Play Hard

Debbie Millman is a legend in the design world. From Burger King to Hillary Clinton, she’s had her hand in designing some of the most recognizable graphics for many of the world’s most powerful brands and personalities, and she’s learned many lessons along the way. Hear about how she helped brand one of the first hip hop radio stations, why New Coke is a cautionary tale in the dangers of market research, and how branding and design is a reflection of internal values. Her experience shines through in this fascinating conversation.In This Conversation We Cover: [06:47] The top things people are doing differently during COVID[08:41] The story of how a drawing Debbie drew that foretold her future[11:42] Designing for something you aren’t deeply connected to[17:09] Understanding the why of your business[21:37] Debbie’s biggest failures[25:39] The dangers of relying on market research[32:35] Working on Hillary Clinton’s campaignResources:Learn more: debbiemillman.comInstagram: @debbiemillmanRead: "Bad Feminist"Text "Dream Life" to 310- 388-9724 to get our FREE dream life courseMastermind: https://workhardplayhardpodcast.com/mastermind/Connect with Rob on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/robmurgatroyd/Connect with Kim on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kimmurgatroyd/To learn more, and for the complete show notes, visit: workhardplayhardpodcast.comWork Hard Play Hard is a production of Crate Media


7 Dec 2020

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#20 Debbie Millman on the Slow Climb and Long Road to Success

Plucking Up with Liz Bohannon

Today's guest, Debbie Millman is an accomplished figure and leader in the design world. She is an author, educator, curator, and the host of the podcast Design Matters, one of the world’s first and longest-running podcasts. Debbie is the author of six books, ”How to Think Like a Great Graphic Designer” and “Brand Thinking and Other Noble Pursuits.” She also co-founded the world’s first graduate program in branding at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. In this episode, we’ll tackle the different facets of Debbie’s road to success, including growing up in an abusive home and her experiments in rejection and failure. She’ll talk to us about not finding a sense of accomplishment until she was in her 40s, and how imagination ultimately saved her. -- Join our podcast and send a voice memo/audio recording for our new segment "I Plucked Up!" : Anchor Voice Message: anchor.fm/pluckingup/message Email: liz@lizbohannon.co -- Love the podcast? Rate and leave us a review! Follow Liz on Instagram: @lizbohannon @ssekodesigns This podcast is produced by Hueman Group Media. Follow us on @sincerelyhueman. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pluckingup/message


30 Nov 2020

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Debbie Millman: How to Design a Life You Love

The Good Life Coach

The iconic Debbie Millman is on the show. I have been an admirer of her work for years. For 20 years, Debbie was the President of Sterling Brands, one of the world’s leading branding consultancies. Under her leadership, Sterling grew to 150 employees in five offices. While there, she worked on the logo and brand identity for Burger King, Hershey’s, Haagen Dazs, Tropicana, Star Wars, Gillette, and the No More movement. Debbie is currently working with Law & Order SVUactor and activist Mariska Hargitay’s Joyful Heart Foundation to eradicate sexual assault, domestic violence, child abuse, and the rape-kit backlog. In 2009 Debbie co-founded the world’s first graduate program in branding at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Today we discuss branding as well as how to design our lives intentionally. All of the show notes can be found at thegoodlifecoach.com/108


18 Nov 2020