tag:econsultancy.com,2008:/blog/tags/a-day-in-the-life Posts tagged with "A day in the life" from the Econsultancy blog 2018-01-02T14:00:00+00:00 tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69668 2018-01-02T14:00:00+00:00 2018-01-02T14:00:00+00:00 A day in the life of... head of digital marketing & media at Philips Ben Davis <p><strong>This week's interviewee is Blake Cahill, SVP Global Head of Digital Marketing &amp; Media at Philips.</strong></p> <p>Cahill gives us the lowdown on what it takes to work in marketing at a multinational.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69668-a-day-in-the-life-of-head-of-digital-marketing-media-at-philips/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69667 2017-12-19T10:57:00+00:00 2017-12-19T10:57:00+00:00 A day in the life of... a HR director at an in-house agency Ben Davis <p><strong>Amina Folarin is global HR director at OLIVER Group UK, an in-house agency.</strong></p> <p>Here's what she does with her time, alongside some tips for anyone thinking of going into HR, or who simply wants to get the best out of their team. </p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69667-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-hr-director-at-an-in-house-agency/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69642 2017-12-12T09:30:00+00:00 2017-12-12T09:30:00+00:00 A day in the life of... a head of digital compliance Ben Davis <p><strong>Compliance will be one of the more unlikely buzzwords of marketing in 2018.</strong></p> <p>Yes, data protection has always been extremely important, but the <a href="https://econsultancy.com/hello/gdpr-for-marketers/">GDPR</a> in Europe affords individuals more rights and demands customer-centric companies put their money where their mouths are.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69642-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-head-of-digital-compliance/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69626 2017-12-04T11:00:00+00:00 2017-12-04T11:00:00+00:00 A day in the life of... insight director at UM Ben Davis <p><strong>This week's 'day in the life' interview is one of my favourites.</strong></p> <p>Michael Brown is insights director at UM. Here's how he fills his time, and what makes his role so enjoyable.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69626-a-day-in-the-life-of-insight-director-at-um/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69523 2017-11-13T09:55:00+00:00 2017-11-13T09:55:00+00:00 A day in the life of... a content strategist Ben Davis <p><strong>Jamie Maddison is senior content strategist at NewsCred, an enterprise content marketing company.</strong></p> <p>But what does <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/jamiebunchuk/">Jamie</a> actually do? He's here to tell you...</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69523-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-content-strategist/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69526 2017-11-06T11:29:00+00:00 2017-11-06T11:29:00+00:00 A day in the life of... a freelance digital marketer Ben Davis <p><strong>This week we talk to Fi Shailes, a digital marketing freelancer.</strong></p> <p>Before we do, here's your usual reminder to check out the <a href="https://jobs.econsultancy.com/?cmpid=EconBlog">Econsultancy jobs board</a> if you're looking for a change of scenery.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69526-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-freelance-digital-marketer/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69443 2017-10-31T10:00:00+00:00 2017-10-31T10:00:00+00:00 A day in the life of... a marketing optimization & personalization consultant Ben Davis <p><strong>Paul Knutton is a senior digital consultant at Monetate, the personalisation and optimisation platform.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://uk.linkedin.com/in/paulknutton">Knutton</a> is also our latest Day in the Life candidate, so let's find out what this client-side marketer turned vendor expert does with his time.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69443-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-marketing-optimization-personalization-consultant/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69429 2017-10-23T10:58:00+01:00 2017-10-23T10:58:00+01:00 A day in the life of... a trading director at a DSP Ben Davis <p><strong>Ever wondered what it might be like to work for an adtech platform such as a <a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/65677-a-super-accessible-beginner-s-guide-to-programmatic-buying-and-rtb">DSP</a>?</strong></p> <p>Carl Millikin, trading director for the UK and France at <a href="https://www.thetradedesk.com/">The Trade Desk</a>, is here to give us some insight. Let's try his shoes on for size.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69429-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-trading-director-at-a-dsp/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69428 2017-10-16T09:55:54+01:00 2017-10-16T09:55:54+01:00 A day in the life of... product director at Media iQ Ben Davis <p><strong>John Goulding is global product director at Media iQ, a company which uses its proprietry analytics technology platform to deliver better targeted digital advertising campaigns.</strong></p> <p>Goulding gives us some nice insights into the world of programmatic, as well as letting us know what he gets up to day-to-day.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69428-a-day-in-the-life-of-product-director-at-media-iq/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69427 2017-10-09T12:30:00+01:00 2017-10-09T12:30:00+01:00 A day in the life of... general manager at MaxPoint Ben Davis <p><strong>Paul Maraviglia is general manager, Europe for MaxPoint, and the latest interviewee in our Day in the Life feature.</strong></p> <p>In their own words, <a href="https://maxpoint.com/">MaxPoint</a> is "a marketing technology company that generates hyperlocal intelligence to optimize brand and retail performance."</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69427-a-day-in-the-life-of-general-manager-at-maxpoint/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69439 2017-10-02T09:18:00+01:00 2017-10-02T09:18:00+01:00 A day in the life of... client manager at a shopper media agency Ben Davis <p><strong>Shopper media agencies create campaigns that work for retailers, supplier brands and shoppers alike.</strong></p> <p>As it says on Threefold's website, they "look at a retailer’s whole media estate, from their branded microsites to the space on their supermarket trolleys. Then [they use their] trademarked technology to work out how to put the right brands in front of the right shoppers at the right time."</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69439-a-day-in-the-life-of-client-manager-at-a-shopper-media-agency/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69379 2017-09-04T10:16:23+01:00 2017-09-04T10:16:23+01:00 A day in the life of... solutions consultant at Sprinklr Ben Davis <p><strong>This week we spend a day in the life of Eniko Tarkany-Szucs, solutions consultant at Sprinklr, provider of enterprise social media management software.</strong></p> <p>If you're looking for a new role yourself, see the <a href="https://jobs.econsultancy.com/?cmpid=EconBlog">Econsultancy jobs board</a>, or take our <a href="https://www.econsultancy.com/training/marketing-readiness">Modern Marketer quiz</a>.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69379-a-day-in-the-life-of-solutions-consultant-at-sprinklr/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69367 2017-08-29T13:00:00+01:00 2017-08-29T13:00:00+01:00 A day in the life of... CMO at Shutterstock Ben Davis <p><strong>This week we are spending a thoughtful day in the life of Jeff Weiser, CMO at Shutterstock.</strong></p> <p>Jeff has great insight into what it means to be a marketer today, and what it takes to rise to CMO level. As ever check out the <a href="https://jobs.econsultancy.com/?cmpid=EconBlog">Econsultancy jobs board</a> if you're looking for a new opportunity yourself.</p> <p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69367-a-day-in-the-life-of-cmo-at-shutterstock/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69352 2017-08-21T10:12:02+01:00 2017-08-21T10:12:02+01:00 A day in the life of... CTO at Adimo, an add-to-basket digital marketing company Ben Davis <p><strong>Adimo, according to its website, gives FMCG shoppers a one-click way to buy from any form of marketing.</strong></p> <p>We caught up with co-founder and CTO Colin Brown, for this week's 'day in the life' feature. Before we start, remember you can look for new opportunities yourself on the <a href="https://jobs.econsultancy.com/?cmpid=EconBlog">Econsultancy jobs board</a>, or test your skills with our <a href="https://www.econsultancy.com/training/marketing-readiness">Modern Marketer quiz</a>.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69352-a-day-in-the-life-of-cto-at-adimo-an-add-to-basket-digital-marketing-company/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69316 2017-08-14T10:00:00+01:00 2017-08-14T10:00:00+01:00 A day in the life of... head of strategy at an integrated agency Ben Davis <p><strong>Charlotte Bunyan is Head of Strategy at integrated agency Collider. What does she do with her day? We're about to find out.</strong></p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69316-a-day-in-the-life-of-head-of-strategy-at-an-integrated-agency/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69268 2017-07-31T09:59:00+01:00 2017-07-31T09:59:00+01:00 A day in the life of... Consumer Product Manager at Trustpilot Ben Davis <p><strong>Jacob de Lichtenberg is Consumer Product Manager at Trustpilot, the online review community.</strong></p> <p>As the subject of this week's 'Day in the Life', Jacob gives us an insight into the process of taking user data, analysing it and improving the product offering.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69268-a-day-in-the-life-of-consumer-product-manager-at-trustpilot/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69259 2017-07-25T09:29:00+01:00 2017-07-25T09:29:00+01:00 A day in the life of... Chief Client Officer at Epsilon Ben Davis <p><strong>Lisa Henderson is Chief Client Officer at Epsilon and this week's Day in the Life interviewee.</strong></p> <p>Henderson gives us a clear and erudite account of what it takes to work in a big organisation helping clients with new tech and traditional marketing goals.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69259-a-day-in-the-life-of-chief-client-officer-at-epsilon/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69175 2017-07-11T09:46:08+01:00 2017-07-11T09:46:08+01:00 A day in the life of... Head of Yahoo Storytellers content studio Ben Davis <p><strong>Emma Jowett is Head of ‎Yahoo Storytellers, an end-to-end customer content studio that helps Yahoo advertisers build campaigns.</strong></p> <p>We caught up with Emma to see what her role entails.</p> <p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69175-a-day-in-the-life-of-head-of-yahoo-storytellers-content-studio/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69166 2017-07-04T09:55:00+01:00 2017-07-04T09:55:00+01:00 A day in the life of... a brand naming consultant Ben Davis <p><strong>Sasha Stack is a partner at Lippincott, a creative consultancy that specialises in brand, innovation and culture.</strong></p> <p>Sasha works in the brand strategy group and leads the naming team. Let's find out what she does with her day...</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69166-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-brand-naming-consultant/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69130 2017-06-27T09:43:00+01:00 2017-06-27T09:43:00+01:00 A day in the life of... director of digital at a creative & marketing agency Ben Davis <p><strong>Adam Edwards is our Day in the Life interview this week. He's director of digital at SMSW Media, an independent agency in Surrey, and his varied role includes plenty of work with Middle East clients.</strong></p> <p>If you're looking for a new role yourself, don't forget to check out the <a href="https://jobs.econsultancy.com/?cmpid=EconBlog">Econsultancy jobs board</a>. If you're an Econsultancy subscriber, you might want to test your knowledge beforehand with our <a href="https://econsultancy.com/training/digital-skills-index/">Digital Skills Index</a>.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69130-a-day-in-the-life-of-director-of-digital-at-a-creative-marketing-agency/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69176 2017-06-20T09:45:00+01:00 2017-06-20T09:45:00+01:00 A day in the life of... Head of CRM at Gumtree Ben Davis <p><strong>This week's Day in the Life introduces us to Matt Button, Head of CRM at Gumtree.</strong></p> <p>Matt gives us some sage advice on finding out what it is you want to do with your career (after you've checked the <a href="https://jobs.econsultancy.com/?cmpid=EconBlog">Econsultancy jobs board</a> of course).</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69176-a-day-in-the-life-of-head-of-crm-at-gumtree/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69151 2017-06-06T11:15:00+01:00 2017-06-06T11:15:00+01:00 A day in the life of... senior data scientist at ASOS Ben Davis <p><strong>A particularly fascinating Day in The Life this week sees us catch up with a senior data scientist at ASOS.</strong></p> <p>Ben Chamberlain spends much of his time with machine learning, helping ASOS optimise its website and communications.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69151-a-day-in-the-life-of-senior-data-scientist-at-asos/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69099 2017-05-22T11:00:00+01:00 2017-05-22T11:00:00+01:00 A day in the life of... Head of Product at a behavioural marketing company Ben Davis <p><strong>SaleCycle specialises in email and on-site remarketing (otherwise know as behavioural marketing) and the company's head of product, Michael Barber, is this week's Day in the Life interviewee.</strong></p> <p>Read on to find out what Michael has to say, and don't forget to visit the <a href="https://jobs.econsultancy.com/?cmpid=EconBlog">Econsultancy jobs board</a> if you're thinking of finding a new position yourself.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69099-a-day-in-the-life-of-head-of-product-at-a-behavioural-marketing-company/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69040 2017-05-02T10:32:00+01:00 2017-05-02T10:32:00+01:00 A day in the life of... VP product strategy of an ad tech platform Ben Davis <p><strong>Tej Rekhi is VP of product strategy at wayve, a SAAS ad platform. We spoke to him to find out how he navigates the complex world of ad tech.</strong></p> <p>As ever, if you're looking for new opportunities yourself, check out the <a href="https://jobs.econsultancy.com/">Econsultancy jobs board</a>.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69040-a-day-in-the-life-of-vp-product-strategy-of-an-ad-tech-platform/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/69012 2017-04-24T12:58:00+01:00 2017-04-24T12:58:00+01:00 A day in the life of... marketing manager for a boutique hotels website Ben Davis <p><strong>Haven't we all wondered what is must be like to work in luxury travel, putting in the hard graft to review secret hideaways across the world?</strong></p> <p>Is it all white beaches and daiquiris for travel marketing teams? Clair O'Neill, marketing manager at i-escape, tells us about a typical day in her working life.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/69012-a-day-in-the-life-of-marketing-manager-for-a-boutique-hotels-website/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68993 2017-04-18T10:00:00+01:00 2017-04-18T10:00:00+01:00 A day in the life of... head of marketing at a private healthcare clinic Ben Davis <p><strong>Mark Lea is Commercial Manager at London Doctors Clinic and his remit involves heading up the marketing function of the private clinic chain.</strong></p> <p>We caught up with him to find out what he does every day.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68993-a-day-in-the-life-of-head-of-marketing-at-a-private-healthcare-clinic/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68979 2017-04-10T10:00:00+01:00 2017-04-10T10:00:00+01:00 A day in the life of...a director of digital product management Ben Davis <p><strong>Muriel Alvarez is Director of Product Management at Work &amp; Co, an agency responsible for work such as Virgin America's fantastic 2014 website redesign and 2016 app.</strong></p> <p>In this week's Day in The Life, Muriel explains what character and skills her role demands.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68979-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-director-of-digital-product-management/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68948 2017-04-03T11:09:40+01:00 2017-04-03T11:09:40+01:00 A day in the life of... biz dev director at a media agency Ben Davis <p><strong>Do you work in biz dev and want to see what agency life can offer you?</strong></p> <p>Well this week you can get some insight from Will Anderson, Business Development Director at biddable media agency, Journey Further, who is our latest 'day in the life' interviewee.</p> <p>Here's what he does with his time...</p> <p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68948-a-day-in-the-life-of-biz-dev-director-at-a-media-agency/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68933 2017-03-28T11:43:51+01:00 2017-03-28T11:43:51+01:00 A day in the life of... a data scientist in an AI company Ben Davis <p><strong>This week's Day in the Life comes from the burgeoning world of AI-powered marketing.</strong></p> <p>Neil Yager is Chief Scientist at <a href="https://phrasee.co/">Phrasee</a>, a company that uses artificial intelligence and natural language processing to generate and optimise marketing copy.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68933-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-data-scientist-in-an-ai-company/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68918 2017-03-20T11:31:11+00:00 2017-03-20T11:31:11+00:00 A day in the life of... implementation consultant for AppNexus Ben Davis <p><strong>This week's Day in the Life follows <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/annecoghlan/">Anne Coghlan</a>, a maths and philosophy student now working in the world of ad tech.</strong></p> <p>Read on to find out what Anne does in her work as an implementation consultant. Or if you're looking for a new job, check out the <a href="https://jobs.econsultancy.com/">Econsultancy jobs board</a>.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68918-a-day-in-the-life-of-implementation-consultant-for-appnexus/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68892 2017-03-15T09:36:00+00:00 2017-03-15T09:36:00+00:00 A day in the life of... a client-side SEO specialist Ben Davis <p><strong>Our Day in the Life feature recently profiled an SEO account manager within an agency, but now we're turning the spotlight on a client-side SEO specialist.</strong></p> <p>Jack Saville is an SEO specialist at Bynder. Here's what he does with his days.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68892-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-client-side-seo-specialist/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68806 2017-02-15T10:36:00+00:00 2017-02-15T10:36:00+00:00 A day in the life of... a Chief Media Officer Ben Davis <p><strong>Alistair Dent is Chief Media Officer at iCrossing.</strong></p> <p>Ever wondered what such an agency role entails? We asked Alistair exactly that.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68806-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-chief-media-officer/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68730 2017-01-24T11:22:00+00:00 2017-01-24T11:22:00+00:00 A day in the life of... an SEO account manager Ben Davis <p><strong>What is it like to work in the world of SEO, that most mythologised of marketing disciplines?</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/aaron-barefoot-530a7b4a">Aaron Barefoot</a>, SEO Account Manager at Threepipe, reveals all.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68730-a-day-in-the-life-of-an-seo-account-manager/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68700 2017-01-16T10:12:00+00:00 2017-01-16T10:12:00+00:00 A day in the life of... marketing director at a social agency Ben Davis <p><strong>What goes on in the wonderful world of social media agencies?</strong></p> <p>We find out this week by spending a day in the life of <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/lucy-clarke-13976543">Lucy Clarke</a>, business development and marketing director at Social Chain.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68700-a-day-in-the-life-of-marketing-director-at-a-social-agency/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68660 2017-01-03T10:11:28+00:00 2017-01-03T10:11:28+00:00 A day in the life of... a full stack designer Ben Davis <p><strong>At Econsultancy we've recently been turning the spotlight on design.</strong></p> <p>So, for this week's Day in the Life, we caught up with <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrew-clark-2373b218">Andrew Clark</a>, a full stack designer at the digital agency DXagency.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68660-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-full-stack-designer/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68501 2016-11-09T09:43:00+00:00 2016-11-09T09:43:00+00:00 A day in the life of... VP Marketing of a product design platform Ben Davis <p><strong>Design, once overlooked by marketers, is quickly becoming an integral part of our discipline.</strong></p> <p>So, it's fitting that this week's Day in the Life interview comes from <a href="https://www.invisionapp.com/">InVision</a>, a design prototyping and workflow platform.</p> <p><a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/clairbyrd">Clair Byrd</a> is Acting VP of Marketing and Director of Content Marketing, so let's find out what she gets up to in a typical day...</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68501-a-day-in-the-life-of-vp-marketing-of-a-product-design-platform/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68393 2016-10-10T14:36:00+01:00 2016-10-10T14:36:00+01:00 A day in the life of... a dancer turned head of paid media Ben Davis <p><strong>Daniel Wilkinson is head of paid media at digital marketing agency Jellyfish.</strong></p> <p>He's had an interesting career path, as the headline suggests.</p> <p>We caught up with him to find out what life is like running paid media at the UK's largest independent performance marketing agency.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68393-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-dancer-turned-head-of-paid-media/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68317 2016-10-03T09:52:35+01:00 2016-10-03T09:52:35+01:00 A day in the life of... CTO at Resident Advisor Ben Davis <p><strong>What's it like being a CTO?</strong></p> <p>We asked David Miranda, Chief Technical Officer at <a href="https://www.residentadvisor.net/">Resident Advisor</a>, in the latest in our 'Day in the Life' series.</p> <p>Here's what he had to say...</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68317-a-day-in-the-life-of-cto-at-resident-advisor/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68324 2016-09-26T10:07:00+01:00 2016-09-26T10:07:00+01:00 A day in the life of... Feefo CCO & co-founder Ben Davis <p><strong>Our ever-popular Day in the Life feature this week catches up with Matt Eames, CCO and co-founder of Feefo, the reviews specialist.</strong></p> <p>Let's find out what he does with his time..</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68324-a-day-in-the-life-of-feefo-cco-co-founder/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68304 2016-09-19T09:57:09+01:00 2016-09-19T09:57:09+01:00 A day in the life of... VP User Experience at Huge Ben Davis <p><strong>This week, we're spending a day in the life of a UX professional within an innovative agency.</strong></p> <p>Josh Payton has been around since the dotcom boom, grew up in Seattle creating websites for punk bands, and is now a champion of company culture and hands-on creativity.</p> <p>Let's hear what a UX head does with their time...</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68304-a-day-in-the-life-of-vp-user-experience-at-huge/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68250 2016-09-05T10:52:20+01:00 2016-09-05T10:52:20+01:00 A day in the life of... Digital Marketing Manager at Currency UK Ben Davis <p><strong>Sarah Watts-Read is Digital Marketing Manager at Currency UK.</strong></p> <p>So, what is it like working in digital in a regulated industry and within a relatively small team?</p> <p>Let's find out...</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68250-a-day-in-the-life-of-digital-marketing-manager-at-currency-uk/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68191 2016-08-30T11:10:40+01:00 2016-08-30T11:10:40+01:00 A day in the life of... CCO Media & Partnerships at lastminute.com Group Ben Davis <p><strong>Our latest Day in the Life comes from the world of online travel.</strong></p> <p>Alessandra Di Lorenzo is Chief Commercial Officer, Media &amp; Partnerships at lastminute.com Group.</p> <p>We caught up with her to find out what she does all day.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68191-a-day-in-the-life-of-cco-media-partnerships-at-lastminute-com-group/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68172 2016-08-22T11:24:09+01:00 2016-08-22T11:24:09+01:00 A day in the life of... a freelance PR & comms consultant Ben Davis <p><strong>Our latest 'Day in the Life' features a topic we haven't covered yet - PR.</strong></p> <p>Fiona Chow is a freelance PR and comms consultant, setting up Goadi Consulting at the end of 2015.</p> <p>She is also Head of PR for the Hoxby Collective, a global platform of consultants across a range of disciplines all committed to creating a world of work without bias.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68172-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-freelance-pr-comms-consultant/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68124 2016-08-16T12:08:00+01:00 2016-08-16T12:08:00+01:00 A day in the life of... a head of product marketing Ben Davis <p><strong>This week our Day in the Life feature focuses on Louise Thompson, head of product marketing at Proxama.</strong></p> <p>Let's find out what such a role entails and what's interesting about working in this fairly new space of mobile and proximity marketing.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68124-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-head-of-product-marketing/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68135 2016-08-09T14:56:00+01:00 2016-08-09T14:56:00+01:00 A day in the life of... Head of EMEA Insights at LinkedIn Marketing Solutions Ben Davis <p><strong>LinkedIn has been making the news a lot recently - bought by Microsoft and introducing programmatic display ads, as well as native video.</strong></p> <p>So what better time for an interview with one of its data bods, Head of EMEA Insights, Jen Brett.</p> <p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68135-a-day-in-the-life-of-head-of-emea-insights-at-linkedin-marketing-solutions/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68125 2016-07-28T11:09:49+01:00 2016-07-28T11:09:49+01:00 A day in the life of... a Chief Data Scientist in ad fraud protection Ben Davis <p><strong>July 2016 at Econsultancy has been <a href="https://hello.econsultancy.com/datamonth/?utm_source=econsultancy&amp;utm_medium=blog&amp;utm_campaign=econblog">#datamonth</a>, so it feels fitting to feature a chief data scientist in our </strong><strong>'day in the life' feature</strong><strong>.</strong></p> <p>Mike Andrews is CTO and Chief Scientist at <a href="https://forensiq.com/#how-it-works">Forensiq</a>, a company that helps combat <a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68067-is-ad-fraud-the-21st-century-drug-trade/">ad fraud</a>.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68125-a-day-in-the-life-of-a-chief-data-scientist-in-ad-fraud-protection/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68103 2016-07-22T14:31:13+01:00 2016-07-22T14:31:13+01:00 A day in the life of... Online Capability Consultant at BT Ben Davis <p><strong>This week's 'day in the life' comes from a man who has a broad-ranging digital role in a very large organisation.</strong></p> <p>Tom Barton is an online capability consultant at BT. Let's find out what such a role entails...</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68103-a-day-in-the-life-of-online-capability-consultant-at-bt/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/68036 2016-07-05T10:10:38+01:00 2016-07-05T10:10:38+01:00 A day in the life of... an email deliverability consultant Ben Davis <p><strong>We've had lots of interesting <a href="https://econsultancy.com/search/?only=BlogPost&amp;q=a%20day%20in%20the%20life...">'day in the life' profiles</a> so far. Most of them have looked at ad tech or content and social roles.</strong></p> <p>For this feature, we delve into the world of email and chat to William Astout, deliverability consultant at SmartFocus.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/68036-a-day-in-the-life-of-an-email-deliverability-consultant/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/67918 2016-06-06T10:10:13+01:00 2016-06-06T10:10:13+01:00 A day in the life of... Digital Media Officer at Leicester City Council Ben Davis <p><strong>This week's Day in the Life has a particularly interesting angle, as we talk to Ian Gallagher, the digital media officer at Leicester City Council.</strong></p> <p>Thanks to Richard III and that car park, followed by Vardy and his party (dilly ding etc), Leicester is firmly on the world map.</p> <p>But council digital work is more than social media and PR. Let's get the inside track, as well as some excellent career advice from Ian.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/67918-a-day-in-the-life-of-digital-media-officer-at-leicester-city-council/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p> tag:econsultancy.com,2008:BlogPost/67801 2016-05-03T09:47:00+01:00 2016-05-03T09:47:00+01:00 A day in the life of... Head of Digital Product Management at RS Components Ben Davis <p><strong>Think like a customer (you are one), sharing is caring, and focus on NES (Nintendo Entertainment System? - No! Net Ease Score).</strong></p> <p>This is just some of the advice offered by Nicki Young, Head of Digital Product Development at <a href="http://uk.rs-online.com/web/">RS Components</a>.</p> <p>RS is the <a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/67239-the-ultimate-ecommerce-cro-ux-case-study-rs-components/">perfect playground for improving customer experience</a>, receiving hundreds of millions of visitors a year.</p> <p>Let's hear from Nicki.</p><p><a href="https://econsultancy.com/blog/67801-a-day-in-the-life-of-head-of-digital-product-management-at-rs-components/?utm_medium=feeds&amp;utm_source=blog">Read more...</a></p>