V-logs from Marcella, gems that share different ideas, materials, helpful hints, and wisdom from day to day life to keep you in the loop and never alone on your way to where you want to be. Personal insights help you get to know Marcella from wherever you are.
In which your fearless leader tells the truth about what it’s like to be the least experienced person in the room. Plus more updates and resources from Titans Masterclass.
In which your fearless leader shares her best tips and insights on referral or overflow work. Plus a great opportunity from Jade Awai and Denise Ford for job fair! Don’t miss this one if you are coming to Delray Beach!
In which your fearless leader plays hooky for the afternoon and reminds all of us never to lose sight of why we do what we do. “Do not postpone joy!” – Richard Rossi.
In which your fearless leader shares what it’s like to be copy chiefed by one of the best in the business. Plus how to avoid getting defensive when receiving feedback on your copy.
In which your fearless leader channels her inner Rocky and takes it one step at a time… one punch at a time… one round at a time. Plus what to do when you are frozen in overwhelm to get your self moving.
In which your fearless leader is confronted by the question , “But isn’t he half your age???” Plus the surprising answer and how it can help you grow in your career.
In which your fearless leader attempts to explain what a copy chief actually does and where to find one in the wild… all while driving to the office. Louie keeps an eye on the road for me and give editorial comments…
In which your fearless leader tries to remember everything she knows or might have forgotten about royalties. How to earn them… how to keep track of them… how to count them… how to calculate them… how to pay them to others. Please leave questions in the thread.
For Rebekah Mays in which your fearless leader has an epic meltdown during a copy critique session. Plus how to get over yourself and channel your inner Wonder Woman. With special credit to Serena Savage. Carolynn Ananian and Melanie Warren for wine, great Indian food, and even better conversation when I needed it most!
For Lee Nourse in which your fearless leader shares her hard won advice about how to escape the dreaded copy limbo and actually get your copy out the door. If you’ve ever suffered in copy limbo please share your wisdom below. And if you are a copy chief please share your thoughts on how to make the critique process more productive.
In which your fearless leader celebrates persistence in the face of failure and takes time for a much-needed rest and restoration in her old hometown.
For Carolyn Gretton in which your fearless leader attempts to answer the question. “How do you know if it is worth it to attend an event or conference? How do you make the smart decision?”