Plan On It

Nike brand planner, Russell Davies, has some choice words for those considering a career as a planner.

3. You Need An Enthusiasm For Brands And Communications And Advertising And That.
Yes, lots of your friends think brands suck and are manipulative and are ruining the world. If you think that, then a) you’re mostly wrong and b) you probably shouldn’t be a planner. If you think they’re just trivial in the larger scheme of things, then a) you’re mostly right and b) you probably shouldn’t be a planner.

About David Burn

Native Nebraskan in the Pacific Northwest. Chief Storyteller at Bonehook, a guide service and bait shop for brands. Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. Contributor to The Content Strategist. Doer of the things written about herein.