In this episode I interview Taylor Bennett, CEO of the creative agency MESH, about why company culture and empowering your employees is important, how to scale a business organically, and the things brands shouldn’t skip over when it comes to branding.
THINGS WE TALKED ABOUT:
How Taylor started a company in a garage with a friend and eventually scaled it to be what MESH is today
The book Creativity Inc. and how it’s about the positive company culture at Pixar
Getting to oversee the entire company and trusting your employees to do their job
Creating a company culture that empowers people to love their job and be good at it
Growing slow but growing steady
How brands that don’t invest in themselves will suffer
What services MESH can offer brands, but only if they’re in alignment
How content strategies are changing everyday as social platforms continue to change
How branding is more than just creating beautiful things
Educating yourself the best you can and then educating your clients
Some big news that is coming in the MESH world! Stay tuned and follow along for the updates!
*MESH is currently hiring for some positions and they’re a great place to catch a creative internship! More info here.