R/GA's Jess Greenwood: Is Strategic Planning For You?
R/GA VP, Content & Partnerships and Miami Ad School Boot Camp for Strategic Planning mentor, Jess Greenwood, on how you can tell if a career in strategy is the right fit for you.
Jess Greenwood • SVP, Head of Strategy, North America @ R/GA
When you’re looking to make a career change, there can be all sorts of nagging doubts. It can all be a little overwhelming.
“Do I have the talent to do this?”
“Can I really be successful at it?”
“Will I even like my new job?”
If you’re reading this, it’s a pretty good bet that you’re considering a career in strategic planning. You probably have a good feeling about how a job in strategy would be something you’d enjoy. Still, there’s nothing like hearing from a professional strategist to confirm and instill confidence in your decision.
Jess Greenwood is SVP, Head of Strategy, North America at R/GA. She’s also one of the mentors at the boot camp at multiple Miami Ad School strategic planning boot camps. She coaches students in “Pitching New Business” helping them prepare their presentation to the boot camp’s live client. Watch Jess outline the ideal profile for an aspiring strategy professional. Chances are, this will sound a lot like you.