Cannes Lions: Five Ways the Creative Industry Can Rebuild Through Uncertainty, Together

Cannes Lions: Five Ways the Creative Industry Can Rebuild Through Uncertainty, Together

There’s no sugarcoating the situation that we are all facing. The shock and pain of the daily layoffs, the budget freezes and the closure of businesses are leaving us with grief, and one big question: Where do we go from here?The entire industry is feeling this moment, but it’s one I’ve been preparing for in my work at We Are Rosie. We need a total system reboot, and where we take it is up to us. This is a powerful moment for our community. And developing a new type of advertising practice through We Are Rosie over the last few years has afforded me a perspective on where we might be heading.

Campaign US: We Are Rosie is the revolution adland needs, and success of client SpoonfulOne proves it

Campaign US: We Are Rosie is the revolution adland needs, and success of client SpoonfulOne proves it

We’re living in the gray right now. That’s not a good thing if you’re a business which has always relied on the black and white. We Are Rosie, a remote network of 4,000 marketing pros swooping in to power agencies and brands, thrives in the gray, and specializes in rainbow — enhancing a company’s spectrum for success with greater diversity of talent. Traditionalists scoffed at this fantastical freelance model when it was launched two years ago by Stephanie Nadi Olson. But now, as COVID-19’s inferno tears through adland, it’s become very apparent that We Are Rosie’s unfaltering formula stands like a fortress amid the flames. And there’s a line of wounded marketers knocking at the door to get in.

DAME: The Future of Work is Already Here

DAME: The Future of Work is Already Here

We Are Rosie’s Stephanie Nadi Olson built a business with diversity, inclusion, and life balance in mind. As COVID-19 has changed everything about work, hers is the model to follow.

Freelance Cyber Summit: Keynote Speaker

Freelance Cyber Summit: Keynote Speaker

A virtual summit for freelancers to learn wtf is going on in the advertising industry rn and in the future featuring Stephanie Nadi Olson as the Keynote Speaker. A palette group production.

Forbes: How Freelance Platforms Are Supporting Freelancers During The Pandemic

Forbes: How Freelance Platforms Are Supporting Freelancers During The Pandemic

Welcome to the fourth report in my Forbes series: the freelance revolution during the pandemic. The big news: we’ve begun to see light at the end of the COVID 19 tunnel. China reported no new cases, a first! Cases in New York City, where I live, are slowly receding. Nations around the world are providing critical financial support to companies, employees and freelancers; this morning there were reports that the US Congress is supporting additional financial stimulus. The news optimistically reported progress in other countries as well: Austria and the Czech Republic will begin to allow some stores to reopen, and Denmark may soon reopen schools.