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Naomi Atkinson: Going Beyond

New Adventures
January 26, 2012

Naomi Atkinson: Going Beyond

New Adventures, 19th January 2012

Being a true success in your art, industry, or day to day job requires pushing beyond what comes easily and naturally to you. It’s about making yourself stand out in an otherwise endless crowd of others striving for the same.

I’m going to look at how people stand tall in an industry distanced far from ours — the land of celebrity. What behaviors and patterns can we learn from their successes, and how can we bring this into our everyday work ethic?

New Adventures

January 26, 2012

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  5. Land of celebrity Tenaciousme

  6. Sean Combs DIDDY

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  9. Rebranding Changing your persona

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  11. Ridiculous?

  12. How can we use this technique in our own industry?

  13. 1 • Evolving your brand language • Extend and build

    upon the existing brand language
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  19. dunningpenneyjones.com

  20. proudcreative.com

  21. neowin.net

  22. okaygeek.com

  23. 2 • Evolving your brand language • Extend and build

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  25. Leivajd, Ryan Brunsvol, Mailchimp

  26. wonderferret

  27. psd pantone.co.uk, firebox.com

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  31. Lesson Don’t be afraid to improve on, and evolve your

  32. Katie Price JORDAN

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  34. Being everywhere Don’t be afraid to promote yourself

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  36. To what extent can we go to reach our audience?

  37. 1 You want to get noticed by: • Anyone •

    An industry • A company
  38. Your website Your blog Reference Portfolio Opinion Products The real

    world Newspapers, magazines, introduce yourself to businesses, networking events, leave cards…
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  41. Signalnoise Selection of his work.

  42. Signalnoise Selection of his work.

  43. 2 You want to get noticed by: • Anyone •

    An industry • A company
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  45. You’re an expert in your own field, and far from

    a novice in theirs
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  50. Tom Hingston

  51. Tom Hingston

  52. 3 You want to get noticed by: • Anyone •

    An industry • A company
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  54. My name is Luke Forsythe. If you are reading this

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  56. Lesson Choose your audience. Get yourself infront of them.

  57. Jamie Oliver THE NAKED CHEF

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  60. The greater good Using your knowledge to help others

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  62. Brooklyn Beta Maykel Loomans

  63. Business is business There’s still money to be made in

    helping others
  64. How can we do the same?

  65. 1 • Giving something back • Be the entrepreneur

  66. vectorpunk Mark Boulton fivesimplesteps.com

  67. Us Arts culturecode.co.uk

  68. The do-gooders hack day Idea A company hack day for

    someone other than yourselves
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  71. designforabetterliving.com

  72. Us Expectation level Other industries Projects within our industry

  73. • Local & Struggling businesses • Education • National Health

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  75. Local & Struggling businesses

  76. Education Year 6 Year 7 Year 8 Year 5 Year

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  78. AngelList Microfunding Incubators Investment

  79. Lesson Make something that matters.

  80. The pattern

  81. They’re all a brand

  82. You Skills Uniqueness Passions Attitude What’s your brand?

  83. Everything that you say, do, and create contributes to your

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  84. Become whatever or whoever you want to be. Do some

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  85. naomiatkinsondesign.com @naomisusi Thank you