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Candid conversations with the most interesting and inspirational people that you’ve never heard of. Host, Chris Do, interviews people from all walks of life about the fringes of design, technology, marketing and business all in hopes of changing the way you think.

The Futur with Chris Do The Futur

    • Marketing
    • 4.8 • 22 Ratings

Candid conversations with the most interesting and inspirational people that you’ve never heard of. Host, Chris Do, interviews people from all walks of life about the fringes of design, technology, marketing and business all in hopes of changing the way you think.

    108 - Redesigning education — with Ayo Seligman

    108 - Redesigning education — with Ayo Seligman

    Ayo Seligman is the managing director of brand and creative at Minerva Project. If you’re not already familiar with it, Minvera Project is an educational innovator that is redesigning the way people learn.

    Ayo tells Chris about graduating from UCLA’s design program and how starting a zine on the internet landed him a job at one of the most prestigious design firms in the world.

    Thanks to Gusto for sponsoring this episode. gusto.com/futur

    • 1 hr 6 min
    107 - Building a creative community — with Hayley Akins

    107 - Building a creative community — with Hayley Akins

    Hayley Akins runs an online education company called Motion Hatch. They help motion designers with their businesses and creative careers.

    Hayley and Chris discuss her journey from studying film production, working for Google and the transition from full time to freelance to ultimately, starting her own community focused business.

    Thanks to Gusto for sponsoring this episode - gusto.com/futur

    • 55 min
    106 - Digital real estate — with Jeff Lerner

    106 - Digital real estate — with Jeff Lerner

    Jeff Lerner is the founder and CEO of Entre Institute, a platform that teaches people how to build business’ and make a living in non-traditional ways. Which makes sense, because when he was a kid he dropped out of high school and taught himself jazz piano to pay the bills.

    Eventually, he traded the piano keys for a keyboard, started his own affiliate marketing business and dug himself out of insurmountable debt—about $400K to be exact.

    Thanks to Gusto for sponsoring this episode. gusto.com/futur

    • 58 min
    Special Announcement! Winter workshops + Black Friday

    Special Announcement! Winter workshops + Black Friday

    Black Friday is right around the corner. To kick things off we will be dropping time limited deals all month on our products and courses.

    We will also be hosting a series of Winter workshops covering a variety of topics like Brand Strategy, Instagram, Video Storytelling, Print Production, and Illustration.

    Visit thefutur.com/blackfriday to stay in the know.

    • 57 sec
    105 - Making art that matters — with Timothy Goodman

    105 - Making art that matters — with Timothy Goodman

    Timothy Goodman is a traditionally trained graphic designer turned artist. At least, that’s what his grandmother calls him. But you might recognize his work from murals, graffiti, The Patriot Act show on Netflix, or even his collaboration with international clothing brand, Uniqlo.

    As designers, we’re taught not to insert our opinions into our work, but our guest does the exact opposite. Beyond the wild strokes in his artwork, there is one theme that resonates through it all: he takes a stand on issue

    • 1 hr 3 min
    104 - Invisible marketing — with Jeff Lotman

    104 - Invisible marketing — with Jeff Lotman

    Jeff Lotman is the founder and CEO of brand licensing agency, Global Icons. You may be asking yourself: what exactly is that? Rest assured, you are not alone. As he puts it, they “operate in an incredibly misunderstood field that no one knows about.”

    In this episode, Jeff and Chris talk about the world of invisible marketing. Pairing brands with products that you wouldn’t think necessarily go together.

    Thanks to Gusto for sponsoring this episode - gusto.com/futur

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

Jamanson ,

This is the best podcast for any graphic designer

Really really inspiring and useful for graphic designers in Nigeria.

ChidiM ,

Awesome!

Thank you so much for al the great content, Chris and co..

It's hard to find the likes, here in Nigeria. You've been of great help.

Big up!

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